Question: what is the biggest lesson we can learn from the Coronavirus pandemic? Certainly there are multiple lessons to be learned, but one of the key lessons is that we are all mortal (Hebrews 9:27). Just as we didn’t orchestrate our birthday, nor can we orchestrate our death day. Several years ago, a good friend […]Read More Living in View of Eternity
The world has changed dramatically over the past few months. Well over a million people have COVID-19 and tens of thousands have died from it. In many ways, life will never be the same again. Many people are scratching their heads, asking big questions, and searching for answers. This is a good thing. If you […]Read More Making Sense of Suffering, Death, and Global Pandemics
Most of us have memories of when someone close to us died. That is definitely the case for me when my Grandpa passed away back in December of 1995. For some time, we knew that Grandpa Stegeman was not well and would soon enter eternity. Our family had visited Grandpa almost every day in the […]Read More When Grandpa Stegeman Passed Away
But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:57 As a sports fan for almost all of my life, I have been disappointed again and again and again. I have a really hard time being un-bias when I watch sports, so I tend to pick a […]Read More Guaranteed Victory!
Romans 5:15-20 offers 5 contrasts between Adam and Christ: 1. The contrast of death and life. “But the free gift is not like the trespass. For if many died through one man’s trespass, much more have the grace of God and the free gift by the grace of that one man Jesus Christ abounded for […]Read More Contrasting the first Adam and the last Adam
August 1st 2012 was a monumental day for our family. We welcomed little John David Daniel into the world – all 9 pounds 8 ounces of him. Truly, he is a precious gift from God. Less than 24 hours later (19 to be exact) our family said goodbye to our dear Grandmother, Theresa Solinger, who […]Read More He Gives and Takes Away