Posts with the tag “justin-patton”

Elijah | 1 Kings 18:16-46
February 1st, 2018
In an essay published posthumously in 1970, C.S. Lewis used a visual analogy of “God in the dock” to describe the spiritual and intellectual climate of his era. The dock, where a defendant sat in a Br...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Christmas Survival Guide | Gratitude & Generosity
December 25th, 2017
Thanksgiving and Christmas have always had an interesting juxtaposition on our calendars. On one holiday we eat turkey and make a point to to be grateful for all the things we’ve had in the last year ...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
1 Peter 1:3-12
November 28th, 2017
Have you ever thought, “why me?” As we come out of Thanksgiving break and head directly into the ring of fire college students know as “finals,” it becomes all too easy to throw pity parties in our ow...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Exodus 1-2
October 24th, 2017
One thing that is consistent throughout the breadth of scriptures, both Old and New Testament, is that the people of God will often find themselves at odds with the culture and society around them. In...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
2 Corinthians 1:3-11
September 26th, 2017
Hard times are bound to happen in life; yours might not mean mortal peril like Paul’s but all of us will experience dejection, hopelessness and isolation at some point. Adversity is so central to life...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
1 Corinthians 1:1-17
August 29th, 2017
Because of Paul’s frequent correspondence with the church in Corinth, we know a great deal about this early body of believers. His letters to the Corinthians are perhaps the most often referenced of t...  Read More
by Devon McCoy
Seeing Spots
February 5th, 2017
A Challenge To Perfectionism (and Another Reason to Get Excited about the Super Bowl) The Falcons are playing in the Super Bowl. How cool is that to read? If you’re not a longtime fan or a wanna-be AT...  Read More
by Devon McCoy