Apologetics, Christian Living, Faith, Sin & Repentance, Theology

Echoes of Evil from the Garden of Eden

“Vice is a monster of so frightful mien As to be hated needs but to be seen; Yet seen too oft, familiar with her face, We first endure, then pity, then embrace.” ― Alexander Pope According to the Houston-Chronicle, and the San Antonio Express-News, since 1998, about 380 Southern Baptist Church leaders and volunteers have… Continue reading Echoes of Evil from the Garden of Eden

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

Christian Living, Church, Church history, Culture & Society, Death & Dying, Faith

The Price of Freedom

D-Day: June 6, 1944 Before sending Joshua into battle, the Lord had a Great Commission to give. It is not unusual for commanders of an army to give words of exhortation to comfort and challenge the soldiers. On the eve of June 6, 1944 General Dwight D. Eisenhower visited the Allied troops. With soldiers surrounding… Continue reading The Price of Freedom

Culture & Society, Faith, God's Law, God, Jesus, & the Holy Spirit, Marriage & the Family

My Three Minute Speech If I Could Address the Republican National Convention

Make America Want Again The story of David’s fight with Goliath is a favorite story in Biblical history because it was a difficult time in Israel. The nation was being ruled by an unstable monarch who was not making wise decisions, and had personally turned from obeying the word of God. The domestic turmoil was… Continue reading My Three Minute Speech If I Could Address the Republican National Convention