Archive for July, 2020

  • July 23, 2020By JB Shreve

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, influenza resulted in 12,000 to 61,000 deaths annually since 2010 in the United States alone. Globally, as many as 646,000 deaths result from the seasonal flu every year. In my home state, there were 13 influenza-related deaths during the most recent flu season. In spite of

  • July 19, 2020By JB Shreve

    Which lives matter? This is the question JB Shreve looks at in today’s podcast devotional as he examines the origins of our focus on self and individualism came from. This is the basis for the nation-state system and countless systems of injustice in the world today. It is not the design of God. Now the

  • July 3, 2020By JB Shreve

    In today’s podcast devotional JB Shreve looks at the themes of freedom inherent to our July 4th weekend and traditions and a biblical perspective of freedom. Most of our notions about freedom and liberty are not actually related to freedom at all. They are lawlessness. The Bible speaks clearly about God’s will for freedom in