Author Archives: LJones

About LJones

Minister and story teller.

Growing Kingdom People – “Do Something!”

“Do Something!” The chant, “Do Something” rang from a crowd of frustrated citizens after the recent mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio. Soon afterward, a local Dayton band produced a song titled, “Do Something – A Call … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – What God’s Word Says About Debates

What God’s Word Says about Debates The Bible doesn’t declare debates are always helpful or well managed. But they are necessary, and leaders of the early church weren’t afraid to address tough topics in the interest of protecting the integrity … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – What Helps? – What Doesn’t?

What Helps? – What Doesn’t? Jesus once said, “I am sending you out like sheep among wolves. Therefore, be as shrewd as snakes and as innocent as doves.” (Matthew 10:16) The Apostle Paul later wrote, “Be wise in the way … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – The Only Superior Race

The Only Superior Race I struggle with the public debate on race. It isn’t that I don’t think the debate is important. It’s just that I wish it was unnecessary. We waste so much time finding reasons to hate one … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Was the Moon Landing Fake?

Was the Moon Landing Fake? As we approach the 50th anniversary of the day Neil Armstrong stepped onto the lunar surface, the notion that the moon landing never actually happened is alive and well. In a recent poll, it was … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – The 4th of July and the Existence of God

The 4th of July and the Existence of God Why do we prize freedom? In part, because we are aware of the alternatives. In dictatorships, entire nations are expected to serve the whims of self-absorbed leaders. Under the oppression of … Continue reading

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Growing Kingdom People – Some “Letter Game” Alternatives for Vacation Travel

Some “Letter Game” Alternatives for Vacation Travel Have you played the Letter Game on a long trip? The one where you work your way through the alphabet as you see letters on billboards and road signs? Ok. I know times … Continue reading

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