Category Archives: What is a Christian

Christian, You Are a Missionary

It’s been less than two weeks since our church’s Paraguay mission team returned home. And some of us still haven’t come off that spiritual high. Many are still excited about missions. So it seems timely to move this topic to … Continue reading

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Christian, You Are a Friend

“How’s your love-tank doing?” That’s a diagnostic question my wife and I learned to ask each other in pre-marital counseling. Yes, it’s cheesy. But we’ve found it surprisingly useful when we sense the relationship is strained. Because, as all married … Continue reading

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Christian, You Are a Son

Did you know genealogy is now a 3-billion-dollar industry? Nowadays it seems like everyone wants to know the various DNA percentages of their ethnic heritage, and whether their family lineage has someone historically important. As a kid I bragged to … Continue reading

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Christian, You Are a Priest

Have you ever wondered what kind of Christian God wants you to be? When I was in college, my church was full of other students who came from dozens of faith traditions back home. At first it amazed me that … Continue reading

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Christian, You Are a Prophet

I used to think my church was special. When I say “my church” I mean whatever congregation I happened to be with at that time. From my immature perspective, the College church had the cool music. The Bible church had … Continue reading

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Christian, You Are a King

This post begins a new series answering the question, “What is a Christian?” The Bible describes the identity, character, and responsibility of the Christian almost always by way of imagery because God knows the most effective way to show us … Continue reading

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