Have you ever wondered about those who have never heard of Jesus Christ? Are they saved or lost? Where do they stand in God’s plan? The short answer is expressed by the Apostle Paul in the first chapter of his epistle to the Romans. Below is a reprint of a December 2009 comprehensive post on … More What about those who have never heard of Jesus?
Have you thought about the Why? Why so much gun violence? More accurately, why so much violence? Entering Wal-Mart yesterday, the greeter said to me, “I have to stand here worrying if some crazy will be walking through the door shooting.” Government officials and the media blame the violence on guns. But there must be … More Ask yourself, WHY!
Be AWESONE!Despite the stress each day holds in store for each of us, stay positive. Being awesome comes from without ourselves. It is a gift of God’s Holy Spirit which indwells each believer in Christ. In Galatians 5:22-23 Paul lists nine of these gifts. I like to think of them as if they are fruit … More Attitude is Everything: Be Positive – Be Awesome!
Confused when someone challenges your belief in the Holy Scriptures? Don’t be intimidated because our Churches have failed in teaching us what we should know about the origin of Scripture. Simply turn to the skeptic and explain to them that — The Bible is a reliable collection of historical documents.. It was written on three … More Validity of the Bible
It is true that men have always been saved by the Grace of God, but it is untrue that anyone, from Adam till Saul of Tarsus, had ever been saved by “Grace alone.” Until Paul, mankind was always required to perform a work of faith for atonement of their sins. Noah was required to build … More Grace Alone
November 25, 2016 – Ecclesiastes 4 But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and manifests through us the sweet aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place.” 2 Corinthians 2:14 (NASB) It seems to me that Ecclesiastes could easily be titled, “Solomon’s Lament.” After living an opulent life … More Chasing the wind
God intended for His Word to be understood. Although there is much we can learn by casually reading through the Bible, there is so much more we can glean from these pages with just a tiny bit more effort. The wonderful news it that what God truly desires of us is a personal, individual, intimate … More Our Relationship with God and His Word
Or did he? Does the devil really “make us do it”? Ever wonder what he’s really up to? And how we fit in? Isn’t it fascinating how many excuses we can come up with to justify our sins? After all, sin is never really my fault. When I’m bad, isn’t it the devil who “MADE … More The Devil Made Me Do It!
A – B – C’s of S A L V A T I O N – Give God a Chance! A – ADMIT THAT YOU’RE A SINNERThe Bible teaches, “For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God” Romans 3:23. This is where that godly sorrow leads to genuine repentance for sinning … More A – B – C’s of Salvation
Simply and accurately:“The Bible is a reliable collection of 66 historic documents written in 3 languages by 40 eyewitnesses from different economic classes on 3 continents during the lifetime of other eyewitnesses over the course of more than 1500 years. They report supernatural events that took place in fulfillment of specific prophecies and claim that … More Defending Your Faith – You can prove the Bible is True