LIVING OAKS BLOG

Glorified!

June 17, 2016
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Light is always associated with God’s glory. Angels shine blindingly bright. Moses came down from Sinai with the glow of the Shekinah Glory radiating from his face. In Revelation 21:23, we...

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Self-Denial

June 10, 2016
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We almost don’t have to teach babies to say the word, “mine.” We want their first utterance to be “Daddy,” or, “Mommy,” (depending upon which you are, of...

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The Truth

June 3, 2016
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About nine years ago, the late radio talk show host, Frank Pastore, interviewed me on Christian station, KKLA. What an honor! It was part of LOC being selected as “KKLA Church of the...

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Surprise!

May 20, 2016
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“As well might a gnat seek to drink in the ocean, as a finite creature to comprehend the Eternal God.”—Charles Haddon Spurgeon, Christian History, no. 29.

Do you like surprises? I...

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Holiness

May 13, 2016
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The difference between Jesus' holiness ethic and that of the Pharisees is this: the Pharisees refuse to touch any unclean thing. Jesus aims to make the unclean holy.

Mark Galli, Jesus Mean and...

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