Category: Richard

Reflections on EQUIP Boot Camp: Recognizing our Need for Each Other 

After taking some time to reflect on my experience at EQUIP Boot Camp this year, I realized that the Holy Spirit had used the time spent on Precept’s campus this summer to convict me about an incorrect, sinful pattern in my thinking. Here’s the lie – the only necessary component to a fulfilling Christian life more »

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Unusual Kindness

I was completely soaked! It was my first semester of college and it was raining cats and dogs. It would have been fine if it had been the weekend, because I could have just stayed inside. But it was not the weekend. It was a Thursday. And on this Thursday, I had my first presentation more »

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The General

Let me pose a situation to you. You are fighting in a war against a very powerful enemy. This enemy is so powerful that he was one of the main reasons for your ancestors getting expelled from paradise and is also one of the main sources of temptation for you. It seems like at every more »

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What Is “Hallowed Be Your Name”?

  It has always been interesting that in the Lord’s Prayer (Matt 6; Luke 11) the first thing Jesus prays to the Father is the phrase, “hallowed be Your name.” It Is How You Pray Normally when we pray, after we say “Dear Father,” we usually begin asking Him for material or spiritual things (for more »

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BLESSED ARE THE MERCIFUL: A LESSON FROM THE STORY OF JONAH

Jonah was not happy. God had just spared the people of Nineveh, the capitol of Assyria, the arch-enemy of the Israelites, from the judgment that He had planned for them. For Jonah, because he was an Israelite, the right thing for God to have done would have been to wipe the Ninevites off of the more »

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