Author Archives: Barry Davis

About Barry Davis

Career Coach | Professor | Speaker | Blogger | Minister | Marathoner "What You Do should be Who You Are..."

God in the Manger

As this Special Season approaches, some powerful thoughts from the pen of C.S. Lewis… For the great and powerful of this world, there are only two places in which their courage fails them, of which they are afraid deep down … Continue reading

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Want to be Strong? Embrace Your Weakness!

“If understanding our dependence on God is our goal, then our weakness is an advantage.”– Alistair Begg As God responded to Paul’s request (which he made 3 times!) for the removal of his affliction, “My grace is sufficient for you, … Continue reading

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The Greatest Enemies of the Christian Church…

…may surprise you. It’s not coming through attacks from without, but from within. To quote Phil Johnson, “… hireling pastors in worldly churches that trivialize the Gospel.” Nothing new here; virtually all of the Apostle Paul’s warnings to the Church … Continue reading

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“Weasel Words” and “Epistemological Humility”

What does this mean? Epistemological Humility (although not that new) is the favorite mind set of the Postmodern proponent. Truth is relative, and if truth exists at all, it probably cannot be known, and it absolutely is NOT universal. “I … Continue reading

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The Gaze of God

Would you like to be under the favorable “Gaze of God?” He provides the formula in Isaiah 66:1,2: “Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is My throne, and the earth is My footstool: where is the house that ye build … Continue reading

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Chesterton on being in the “Wrong Place.”

“The modern philosopher had told me again and again that I was in the right place, and I had still felt depressed even in acquiescence. But I had heard that I was in the WRONG place, and my soul sang … Continue reading

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Message from Manna

As they were wandering in the wilderness, the children of Israel seemed to be in a perpetual funk about one thing or another. In Exodus 16:12, God tells Moses that He has heard their grumblings, and will provide them with … Continue reading

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