The Voyage of Life: Living in Light of the End

The Voyage of Life: Living in Light of the End

How do we live with an eternal perspective—that is, how do we live in light of eternity? After all, our telos should affect our work and relationships on earth. We live this way by pursuing wisdom, which begins by cultivating a fear of the Lord. And that fear is...
The Voyage of Life: Setting Our Hope on Eternity

The Voyage of Life: Setting Our Hope on Eternity

God has ordained the world and our lives in such a way that we observe the cycle of birth, growth, decay, death, and new life on a regular basis. Through this ordering of creation and of human life, God intends to raise fundamental questions in us.  We ask: “Why...
The Voyage of Life: A Movement toward Eternity

The Voyage of Life: A Movement toward Eternity

What if we saw our lives as a movement toward eternal life? Many of us get bogged down in the details of each day. We hardly remember what day of the week it is, let alone our purpose in life. We forget how quickly time passes in the stream of life, holding on to...
The Voyage of Life: Hope after Death

The Voyage of Life: Hope after Death

We are all bearers of the image of God. Consequently, we cannot deny it. Even if we believe that all is vanity, we long for there to be more meaning. We go beyond the flat desires on earth, seeking something more substantive. We must, for death comes for us all, and...