Matthew 5:21-24 “Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not kill; and whosoever shall kill shall be in danger of the judgment: 22 But […]
How is a Christian to Respond when Slandered?
The Dark Side of the Soul: Who Let the Dogs Out? More than twenty-five years ago, I titled my book on Church History, The Most Glorious Institution. This title reflected my […]
The Seven Sayings of Christ on the Cross: Part III
The Fifth Saying “After this, Jesus knowing that all thingswere now accomplished, that the scripturemight be fulfilled, saith, “I thirst.” ~John 19:28 It is hard to imagine that the Maker of […]
6 Distinguishing Marks of a False Prophet
A prophet was a person called to speak (Heb. nabi, prophet). God has called men and women to prophesy, or speak for Him, sometimes by predicting the future, but more often […]
Christians are the Light of the World
Matthew 5:14-16 ” Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. 15 Neither do men light a candle, and put it […]
Are You a Child of God?
“Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God.” ~Matthew 5:9 Soon after President John F. Kennedy was in office, he initiated what many believe was his […]
Jesus said, “I AM the Resurrection!”
After the death of Lazarus, Jesus visited the home of Mary and Martha where He declared that He was the resurrection. “Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the […]
Should a Women be Ordained as a Pastor?
Regarding the ordination of women as pastors, the Church of Jesus Christ is conflicted. Many denominations allow women to be ordained, that is, set apart as clergy to perform various religious […]
What Made Jesus Angry?
“And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the moneychangers, and the seats of […]
Do You Have a Reasonable Faith?
The Greek word for faith, pistis, indicates belief or trust. In Scripture, the main idea is steadfastness and faithfulness. God wants individuals to believe that He exists. “But without faith it […]
Receive and Enjoy the Gift of the Holy Spirit
John 7:39 “But this spake He of the Spirit,which they that believed on Himshould receive: for the HolySpirit was not yet given; becausethat Jesus was not yet given.” It was during […]
Jesus and Divine Healing
Luke 8:1-4 “And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, preaching and shewing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God: and the twelve were […]