Theology

The Humble Carpenter of Nazareth

And Nathanael said unto him, “Can there any good thing come out of Nazareth?” Philip saith unto him, “Come and see” (John 1:46). My heart longs to hear about Jesus when I […]

Miscellaneous

Some Other Day

From a human perspective, the Holy Spirit once came to an innocent child and pled in an earnest tone: “Dear little one let me come into thy heart, and make it […]

Sin & Repentance

I Am the Best

The story of Narcissus comes from Greco-Roman mythology. The most popular version is from the Roman poet, Ovid’s Metamorphosis. Legend has it that Narcissus was the unusually beautiful son of the […]

Theology

The Miraculous Birth of Jesus Christ

The doctrine of the virgin birth is based on two explicit and harmonious accounts recorded in the Synoptic Gospels—Matthew 1:18–25 and Luke 1:26–38, each clearly independent of the other. Both narratives […]

Death & Dying, End Times Issues

Countdown to Doomsday?

It’s the end of the world as we know it—well, maybe. If the ancient Mayans—peoples of Southern Mexico—are correct in their prediction, the Earth will be destroyed by a cataclysmic event, […]

Theology

12 Practical Steps to Forgiveness

1. Recognize that forgiveness is first an act of the will, not the emotions. It is from the heart that forgiveness flows. Romans 6:17, But God be thanked, that ye were […]