Religion

Birth Pains
Revelation 21:1 “And I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.” John the Revelator saw in...
Two Advocates
The marvelous, unbelievable, matchless grace of God is manifested in many ways.  Not the least of which is the fact that there are two Advocates (Paracletes) dispensing the...
“To See or Not to See”
That’s really the question serious-minded Christians are asking themselves when it comes to the current movie, “The Shack.” And, in reality, the answer is found in another...
Drink From Your Own Well
Verses 15-23 of Proverbs chapter 5 contain a series of related questions dealing with the issue of marital faithfulness.  Really they are all part of the same question. ...
Wisdom Calls
Proverbs chapter 8 is a familiar passage to most people who take their Bible study seriously.  It provides some wonderful insight into wisdom: what it is, its call, its...
Following a Man (No. 2)
Last week we asked his question, “If a man came today preaching the same things that Jesus and Paul preached, would you follow that man and his message?” If you are so set...
“Back to the Basics”
There’s no better time than now. Anyone who’s ever played some type of sports knows there’s a time you’ve got to go back to the basics when everything’s falling apart. In...
A Thought
“Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.   Then you will experience God’s peace, which...
Following a Man
Last week I promised to address the subject of “following a man.” I have been made aware of the need to do so from the conversations I had with a number of our readers. In...
Please Rend the Heavens!
The United States of America in 2017 is in desperate need of reform. The list of critical issues is beyond number. Virtually all of the things gone wrong can be traced...
“Where Is God In Our Suffering?”
Suffering. It’s something we all experience at one time or the other. And, it happens for a variety of reasons. But, the question that often lurks in the back of our...
THAT DAY ON CALVARY
It was a strange morning as I stood on the street that day. The sun seemed to have lost its brightness. The birds were not singing as usual, but were gathered in trees and...
“As A Tale That Is Told”
In reality, we’re all one; the question is, “What’s ours saying?” “As a tale that is told.” That’s how Moses described our lives in Psalm 90:9. He then added that we...
A Thought
“Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.   Then you will experience God’s peace, which...
Chickens and Eagles
A farmer who raised chickens was hunting one day up in some hills that were on his land. Seeing what appeared to be a big nest of some sort on a rocky ledge, he climbed up...