Bottom Line - February 2016

By Stan Bower

In the winter of life, we should think and reflect. The winter is in full swing here, so I have begun to adopt an attitude of reflection. As winter passes, I trust I will spring into the year with a new vigor and continual, infinite hope … the Hope.

Bottom Line - December 2015

By Stan Bower

How has God changed you this past year? What has happened in your life that you wouldn’t give up for one million dollars and what took place that causes an ache deep within? Where are you spiritually today, compared to one year ago? Yes, those are some really big questions … but as we close out 2015, it’s a great time to reflect on where we truly are in this journey of life. Let me share a bit of Greg’s quest over the past 5 years and how God impacted him through CBMC.

A Take of Two Lost Sons

By Ed Beis

Timothy Keller in his book The Prodigal God, Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith, (Dutton, 2009) analyzes the spiritual condition of the two sons in the parable of the prodigal son (Luke 15: 1-3, 11-31). The parable is not directed at “wayward sinners” but religious people who keep the rules.

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