Kevin McClain grew up fishing and surfing in Southern California. He is an avid outdoors-man. He attended Seminary at Wittenburg Institute and was recently ordained as a minister in the NALC. He has a wife and four young children.
With a cloudless sky over our heads like a canopy, and nothing visible in any direction as far as the eye could see except the dark blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, I became a fisherman. I don't remember my first time fishing.
We call Jesus’ entry into the temple on Palm Sunday the “triumphal entry.” This event is said to be a time where Jesus received the honor and respect He deserved. But how triumphal was His entry?
What are you giving up for Lent? In countless Christian churches and homes those words have echoed out this week. Fasting is a common practice in the season of Lent
My parents knew what it meant to struggle. Like so many parents before and since they overcame long odds to improve their lot in life, and they did it the hard way: through hard work.
Freedom from the Law does not come through personal perfection, it comes through Jesus Christ. The answer is not a better you, but a you who is united to God through Christ.
Here we stand 500 years after the reformation began. I had the great pleasure of attending the Here We Still Stand Conference in San Diego last month.
A couple of weeks ago, the brilliant T.V. revival, Twin Peaks: The Return, came to a close. The writer and director David Lynch baffled his giddy audience with 18 episodes of near absurdity, robbing nostalgic fans of their desire to return to the past.