“But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren” (Luke 22:32). He was a huge man in his thirties, weighing more than 350 pounds. He was also an unhappy man who was desperate to lose weight. He wanted to change. He wanted to be different.… Continue reading When Will I Be Different?
AN EXPOSITION OF 1 TIMOTHY 2:9-15 9 In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided [braided] hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array; Women have a role in the church in accordance with the Divine design. Women should attend the meetings quietly, learn in… Continue reading The Case Against Ordaining Women Preachers
“I exhort therefore, that, first [most importantly] of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men” (1 Timothy 2:1). “America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, America will cease to be great.” ― Alexis de Tocqueville The apostle Paul was a great believer of… Continue reading Prayer in Public Schools – The Debate Continues
“I exhort therefore, that, first [most importantly] of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men” (1 Timothy 2:1). The apostle Paul was a great believer of structure. His exhortations to young Timothy form the basis for a Manuel of Church Order, based on solid Bible Doctrine. Christians need a… Continue reading A Call to Sincere and Devout Prayer
Should Christians be concerned about being too clever with the word "justification" by telling people it means, “Just as if I’d never sinned?” Consider Christians should be very concerned about “reduction theology” whereby a great truth is cleverly summarized for popular consumption. Where there is an element of truth in the wording, for legally, in… Continue reading Beyond “Just – as – if -I – Never- Sinned”
“On Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, Peter Marshall preached to the regiment of midshipmen in the Naval Academy at Annapolis. A strange feeling which he couldn’t shake off led him to change his announced topic to an entirely different theme based on James 4:14: “What is your life? You are a mist that appears for… Continue reading “Mother, What is it Like to Die?”
AN EXPOSITION 1 TIMOTHY 1:1-2 1 Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the commandment of God our Savior, and Lord Jesus Christ, which is our hope; Only since 1726 has the church called some of Paul’s writing’s, The Pastoral Epistles (1 Timothy, 2 Timothy, and Titus). Paul Anton is the first person… Continue reading GRACE, MERCY, AND PEACE