Excerpts

On Spiritual Gifts

The following is an excerpt from Michael Svigel’s┬áRetro Christianity, pages 213-214. God has gifted individual believers in such a way that we need each other for accomplishing the tasks of evangelism, edification, and exaltation. To put it bluntly: God never intended for one person to do it all. As far Read more…

Excerpts

Evangelical Drifting

The following is an excerpt from Michael Svigel’s┬áRetroChristianity, pages 90-91. As strange as it may sound, the center of some branches of evangelicalism seems to have moved toward the fringe of classic orthodox Christianity. In short, many evangelical churches are appearing increasingly more evangelical, but increasingly less Christian. You see, Read more…

Poems

If You Hadn’t Rescued Me

If You hadn’t rescued me; yes, You rescued me – that is key. Never would I have known the difference between love and pain, true feelings a heart of stone could not contain. I’d probably have had more time, but then who would I thank for this gift of rhyme? Read more…