It was a sweet moment. An elderly couple was attending the business meeting in a local church. They were there as faithful congregates in support of the work of the ministry. They were there to be voted on as new members. When the time came for voting on receiving the couple as members, the lady…… Continue reading Should There Be Voting in the Church?
“Greet one another with an holy kiss.” (2 Cor. 13:12) “Salute one another with an holy kiss.” (Rom. 16:16) “Having ended the prayers, we salute one another with a kiss.” Justin Martyr (AD 110 – 165) It is the stated will of God, recorded in Scripture, to live and abide forever, that Christians are to…… Continue reading Get Ready for a Whole Lot of Loving
A Defense of Calvinism Charles Spurgeon “The old truth that Calvin preached, that Augustine preached, that Paul preached, is the truth that I must preach to-day, or else be false to my conscience and my God. I cannot shape the truth; I know of no such thing as paring off the rough edges of a…… Continue reading A Defense of Calvinism
What is Repentance? Catherine Booth 1829 -1890 Catherine Booth is referred to with honor as the “Mother of the Salvation Army.” She was a wise woman and a gifted communicator of gospel truth reflected in her thoughts on repentance. If any father has a prodigal son, I ask, How is it that you are reconciled…… Continue reading Let the Lady Speak