Have you ever had doubts about your faith? About God's existence? Questioned if the bible is really true? Wondered if God really cares what you do? I'm sure those at least a few of these or other similar thoughts have entered all of our minds. Some of us may have dwelled at length on these … Continue reading Is it OK to Doubt?
June 24, 2022. A momentous day in our nation's history. A day many, if not most of us, thought we may never see in our lifetimes. But, by God's grace and sovereign decree, it has happened. And it's a day to celebrate. Justices of the United States Supreme Court, 2022 In a landmark 6-3 decision, … Continue reading A Day To Celebrate!
There is a very personal contempt in my heart for “Pride Month”. But it is God Himself that the LGBTQ “community” is in complete conflict with anytime they proclaim their pride in their lifestyle. Scripture denounces self-aggrandizing pride in one’s self and self-glorification. God detests it. God’s word has plenty to say on the subject … Continue reading Pride Month is Hatred for God
I believe it is probably a universal condition of humanity to try to avoid pain. We all make valiant efforts to evade, elude, and escape suffering. Because who among us welcomes sorrow? What kind of person celebrates grief? Do we know anyone who exclaims, "Hooray! Divorce papers!"? Who rejoices over the betrayal of a spouse … Continue reading Dwelling in Acceptance
With the advent of video streaming platforms such as Hulu, YouTube, Disney Plus, Paramount Plus, and the like, it has become a popular choice for many Christians to subscribe to a Christian video streaming service. If you're like me, and are an avid watcher of sermons, podcasts, teaching series, etc., you enjoy having all your … Continue reading Which Christian Streaming Service Should I Use?
It's been on my mind for a while to write a blog like this. I've been wanting to share some of my favorite blog sites, podcasts, and Youtube channels with you. So as I have been thinking about it, it occurred to me to issue a challenge along with telling you about some of my … Continue reading Media Challenge
If some desires weren’t sinful, why would God call them “sinful desires”? Yet some deny that their misplaced desires are sinful, saying they can’t help what is in their minds. But what does God say? “Therefore God gave them over in the sinful desires of their hearts to sexual impurity for the degrading of their … Continue reading Sinful Desires
Every church has had them. People who join your church. Excited to serve. Faithful to attend every function. Then they disappear. You hear through the grapevine that they are attending somewhere else now. Excited to serve. Faithful to attend every function. There is a generally understood term for this. It’s called “church hopping”. There are … Continue reading Are You a Church Hopper?
There is no more painful a wound than the one inflicted by a friend or a loved one. It cuts us to the quick. The website “grammarist.com” describes being “cut to the quick” in this way: “The idiom cut to the quick refers to cutting through the dead parts of something until reaching the living, … Continue reading THE WOUND OF BETRAYAL Psalm 55:12-13
I don't know about you, but sometimes I just sit and ponder about things in scripture. Jeff has been preaching through the book of Hebrews for about 20 weeks. I've been learning so much about the old covenant and the new covenant. Yesterday evening I was thinking about how even after all the events surrounding … Continue reading Repairing The Temple Veil