Tag: godly lifestyle

  • Pleasing God or Trusting God?

    Zippity the Hamster Exercising in His Wheel

    Which is better? To work at pleasing God or to focusing on trusting God? Where should we focus more of our attention and effort? In their book,¬†[amazon_link id=”B006G3NFR0″ target=”_blank” ]The Cure: What If God Isn’t Who You Think He Is And Neither Are You[/amazon_link], Bill Thrall, Bruce McNicol, and John S. Lynch explore this tension. […]

  • Holiness: More than Keeping the Rules

    Tibetan man considering liberation, His Holiness the Great 14th Dalai Lama teaching introductory Tibetan Buddhism, Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, India

    Christianity often gets a bad reputation for being a religion full of rules and regulations. The character trait this incorrect view reflects¬†most would be holiness. Surely, holiness is about doing the right things. Or is it? In the book of Leviticus, the word holy is repeated over 70 times. Leviticus details the sacrificial system, with […]