Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Faith, Sin & Repentance, Theology

Why Our Young People Go Astray

2 Samuel 13:23-39      “And it came to pass after two full years, that Absalom had sheepshearers in Baal-hazor, which is beside Ephraim: and Absalom invited all the king's sons. 24 And Absalom came to the king, and said, Behold now, thy servant hath sheepshearers; let the king, I beseech thee, and his servants go… Continue reading Why Our Young People Go Astray

Christian Living, Church, Faith

An Empty Chair

“There is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.” –Proverbs 18:24 Question: “How close are you to Jesus?” Put another ways, “How real is Jesus to you?” It is worth considering. For some, Jesus is real in a historical sense. Individuals believe Jesus lived, and died. People believe He was a good moral teacher,… Continue reading An Empty Chair

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Church, Faith

What Happens When People Pray

The Christian is a person of many high privileges. Life is not all doom and gloom. Believers have many sweet privileges that the unbeliever will never have. The Christian has the privilege of going to the Bible and reading God's love letter to his heart. It is nice to be loved. The Christian has the… Continue reading What Happens When People Pray

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The Day David Showed Kindness to Mephibosheth

AN EXPOSITION OF SECOND SAMUEL 9:1-13      1 AND David said, Is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul, that I may shew him kindness for Jonathan's sake? Jonathan, whose name means, “Jehovah has given”, was a brave warrior, the oldest son of Saul, and the closest friend of David. A… Continue reading The Day David Showed Kindness to Mephibosheth

Apologetics, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Faith, God's Law, Politics, Theology

Why Christians Can, and Should, Support President Donald J. Trump

In June 2018, while traveling in Germany, a fellow tourist walked up to me while we were preparing to board a bus during an excursion and asked a provocative question. “I understand that you are a former Christian pastor.” “That is true,” I replied. “I also understand that you support Trump.” “Yes.” “How can you… Continue reading Why Christians Can, and Should, Support President Donald J. Trump

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Unbelief in the Promises of God

Webster defines wisdom as “the quality of having experience, knowledge, and good judgment; the quality of being wise.” Sagacity, intelligence, understanding, and insight are synonymous terms. Biblical wisdom is a little more precise. To have Biblical wisdom is to think and act in such a way that righteousness prevails because choices are made which are… Continue reading Unbelief in the Promises of God

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Faith, Theology

How to Study the Bible

Methods of Bible Study Rev. R. A. Torrey Three Foundational Principles Study the Bible Regularly Make up your mind that you will put some time every day into the study of the Word of God. That is an easy resolution to make, and not a very difficult one to keep; if the one who makes… Continue reading How to Study the Bible