The Author

Mike Pohlman is senior pastor at Immanuel Bible Church in Bellingham, Washington.


One cannot love God fully apart from treasuring him with all of one’s heart, soul, mind, and strength.

A Prayer About Loving to be First

Thank you Scotty Smith for this much needed prayer today (from today’s entry at Scotty’s blog “Heavenward”). *** I wrote to the church, but

The Gospel and Social Justice: Toward a Robustly Biblical Conversation

Writing for TIME magazine, Amy Sullivan brings to our

The Gospel of Technology

An interesting article in the New York Times considers American’s faith in technology and the surprise we have when technology can’t immediately fix our

The Battle Belongs to the Lord

Thank you, Scotty Smith, for your powerful reminder today that the battle belongs to the Lord as Christians all over the world wrestle not against