It is instructive to note that the Koran mentions Jesus on several occasions. The Koran calls Jesus the Messiah. He is called a Word from Allah, and, the Spirit of Allah. The Koran claims Jesus was born of the virgin, Mary. Jesus did many miracles, including raising people from the dead. Jesus is alive today,…… Continue reading Islam and the Atonement
In 1927, the Motion Picture Production Code, better known as the “Hays Code”, banned the use of profanity in films. In 1939, in the movie, Gone With the Wind, the Code was breached with the use of a single word in the closing dialogue. Today, in 2017, there is no attempt to stop the cesspool…… Continue reading Hollywood’s Cesspool of Sinful Speech
Alcoholism is a Choice, Not a Disease For those who want to be helped with their alcoholism, there must be a large measure of honesty. Honesty begins by not thinking of oneself as a victim, because, as it is alleged, alcoholism is currently viewed as a disease. That alcoholism is a disease is a medical…… Continue reading Addiction to Alcohol and the Grace of God
“And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment.” (Heb. 9:27) There is a phrase in the Bible which is used no less than twenty-three times, spanning across the centuries. Time and again we read, “and he died.” The Bible teaches that every person has a date with their…… Continue reading What Will Happen to Fidel Castro After Death?
A truly humble man is hard to find, yet God delights to honor such selfless people. Booker T. Washington, the renowned black educator, was an outstanding example of this truth. Shortly after he took over the presidency of Tuskegee Institute in Alabama, he was walking in an exclusive section of town when he was stopped…… Continue reading Humility: The Beauty of Holiness