Why am I driving to Joplin, MO to help tornado victims?

So in the past two days I went from minding my own business and watching the news about the devastation that occurred in Joplin, MO due to a tornado to sitting in a van headed there. What happened? Why am I going there? Well, the story is somewhat fascinating because...

Oaths, Manipulation, Promises, Intentions, & Character

For as long as I can remember, Matthew 5:33-37 has been extremely difficult for me to wrap my mind around. Well, itโ€™s not so much difficult to understand, because Jesusโ€™ is pretty clear. He says what He means and He means what He says, but Iโ€™ve struggled with how this...