Balancing Acts: What Good Is It…?

by Tom Beutel What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but has no deeds? James 2:14 NIV On All Hallows’ Eve, 1517,  a young Roman Catholic priest named Martin Luther nailed “a list of propositions for an academic disputation” to the door of All Saints’ Church in Wittenberg…

Balancing Acts – Wisdom

by Tom Beutel   The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. Proverbs 1:7, NIV This particular “column” in Peace Signs is called, as you probably know, “Balancing Acts.” The idea is to look at topics and issues in a way that balances the practical and the…