The God who Suffers in Japan

The history of our world is the history of our suffering together.  Every act of evil extracts a tear from God, every plunge into anguish extracts a sob from God.  But the history of our world is the history of our deliverance together.  God’s work to release himself from his suffering is his work to [Read More...]

Simplicity in the Burbs ($2 a day): "Being Simple Brings Families Together" [Days 10-13]

So it is four days later since I wrote last.  I have a couple of highlights that I think are worth mentioning, particularly about my marriage.   What a wonderful wife I have that she would want to partner with me in this $2 experiment.  I cannot tell you how much I love her….  Ok, [Read More...]

HELL AND DEATH OR ETERNAL LIFE (Guest Post by Author: Edward Fudge)

Here is a guest article that will make you think.  I am not endorsing this as the Biblical view (although it is quite compelling), but as one of many views of hell that is consistent with evangelicalism. ————————————————— With all the fuss and furor flying around us about hell, I have some good news: Everything [Read More...]

Simplicity in the Burbs ($2 a day): Thanks! [Day 9]

Thanks to everyone who gave me encouragement about food and my anniversary yesterday.  My wife and I had a simple day and I wrote her a simple letter that I hid in her car while she was at work.  She teared up… so I guess it was good Here is a list of what I [Read More...]