Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Faith

How to Step Out into Spiritual Freedom

The Desperate Condition of the Natural Man  “If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed” John 8:36. There are a variety of Scriptural images that portray the plight of the natural man, a reference to the person who is born of Adam, born of the flesh, but not yet born… Continue reading How to Step Out into Spiritual Freedom

Apologetics, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Heaven

The Day an Aborted Child Did This

“And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you” (Eph. 4:32). Several years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court heard a case of monumental significance. The Supreme Court agreed to review a Missouri law in the case of Webster v. Reproductive Health Services. Although few… Continue reading The Day an Aborted Child Did This

Apologetics, Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Theology

Resolving Conflict in Life

“Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a permanent attitude.” –Martin Luther King, Jr. “We are never more like Jesus than when we choose to forgive.” –Unknown “Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbor, and hate thine enemy. 44 But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless… Continue reading Resolving Conflict in Life

Biblical Doctrines, Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society, Faith, God's Law, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

Blessed are the Merciful

“Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy” (Matt. 5:7). There is a great word in the Bible. It is the word eleos, or mercy. Mercy has been defined as the outward manifestation of pity; it assumes the need on the part of the person who receives it, and resources adequate to meet the… Continue reading Blessed are the Merciful

Culture & Society, Faith, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit

Dolly Parton Forgives God

In a charming Christmas television special, Dolly Parton provides a family film that has been watched by more than 13 million viewers. According to one NBC website,  "'Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors' is based on the inspiring true story of living legend Dolly Parton's remarkable upbringing. This once-in-a-lifetime movie special takes place inside the… Continue reading Dolly Parton Forgives God