North Carolina’s compelling history – and the connection between freedom and truth

It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.Galatians 5:1 - outside the history museum Now that my dad is a little more secure, Rebekah and I are trying to head out on some regular "field-trips" here in this part …

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“One nation, under God, indivisible!” (Why January 6 was not political and the Constitution belongs to us all)

Christ has set us free for freedom. Therefore, stand firm and don’t submit to the bondage of slavery again. - Galatians 5:1 - author Derek Maul lives and writes in Wake Forest, NC My big challenge this morning is the fact that I do not write about politics in this blog. At the same time, …

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praying that sound minds prevail, yes – and freedom too.

This morning I'm thinking about the word "freedom." I believe it is an especially interesting concept set against the backdrop of Memorial Day. Memorial Day encourages us to think about the cost of freedom, the steep price other people were willing to pay to ensure our access to the privileges of living in liberty. Let's …

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so why do we live as if we are not free?

Christ has set us free for freedom. Therefore, stand firm and don’t submit to the bondage of slavery again. - Galatians 5:1 Sunday morning my "Practical Christianity" class enjoyed a great discussion around the topic of freedom - in the context of Memorial Day. We explored the idea that freedom is something we need to …

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Memorial Day and the Tree of the Knowledge of Good & Evil

Think about the unequaled prize that liberty is, the impossible to overstate value and uniqueness of the rights we as Americans enjoy, and the incalculable cost of winning and maintaining such priceless freedoms! Every church in this country should be full to overflowing with grateful people!