Theology, Biblical Doctrines, Sin & Repentance, Christian Living, Apologetics, Faith, Church

I Have Never Known Forgiveness

AN EXPOSITION OF PHILEMON 1 Many years ago, I mentioned in a sermon, that I have never known what it is to be forgiven by someone I have offended.  By that, I meant that I have not been forgiven by anyone outside my family for an offense beyond a slight misunderstanding. I have never wanted… Continue reading I Have Never Known Forgiveness

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Faith, God's Law

The Kind of Man God Wants

Many Christian men are inspired to engage in spiritual ministry by the words of the Lord to Isaiah the prophet asking, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?” (Isaiah 6:8). The heart is touched and individuals rise up to say with Isaiah, “Here am I; send me.” In 1981, Dan Schutte read… Continue reading The Kind of Man God Wants

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Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy

“And the Lord said unto Moses, Write thou these words: for after the tenor of these words I have made a covenant with thee and with Israel” (Exodus 34:27). Now showing in movie theaters, and soon available on DVD, Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy, is a 2019 documentary film by writer and director Timothy… Continue reading Patterns of Evidence: The Moses Controversy

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Curtis Hutson vs Jesus Christ and the Unpardonable Sin

The context for the Lord’s teaching about blaspheming the Holy Spirit is His healing of a man possessed with a devil, blind, and dumb. “Then was brought unto him one possessed with a devil, blind, and dumb: and he healed him, insomuch that the blind and dumb both spake and saw” (Matt. 12:22). Many people… Continue reading Curtis Hutson vs Jesus Christ and the Unpardonable Sin

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Lying, Sin & Repentance, Theology

The Sad Saga of Michael Cohen: Man Says, God Says

The Problem with Dissociation The Bible has much to say about lying. It has been written in stone that people are not to lie.  “You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor” (Exodus 20:16). The reason for this Divine prohibition is that God, who is holy and true, hates lying.  “These six things doth… Continue reading The Sad Saga of Michael Cohen: Man Says, God Says

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Prayer, Sin & Repentance

What is the Sin that Can Never be Forgiven?

“Verily I say unto you, All sins shall be forgiven unto the sons of men, and blasphemies wherewith soever they shall blaspheme: 29 But he that shall blaspheme against the Holy Ghost hath never forgiveness, but is in danger of eternal damnation” (Mark 3:28-29). If blaspheming the Holy Spirit is an unforgivable sin, if blaspheming… Continue reading What is the Sin that Can Never be Forgiven?