Religion

“A True American”
The reason we’ve lost our unity is because we’ve lost our identity. A true American. Who or what is this this? Is it someone who happens to live in the United States and...
Avoiding Calamities
  In Proverbs 24:21-22, God presents a question that is hard on most of us and particularly hard on me.  “Fear the Lord and the king, my son, and do not join with the...
Why Are We Here?
Why are you and I here on Earth? Is there a main reason that God put us here in these flesh bodies? In the beginning, we were created in a supernatural body, and we lived...
Staggering Toward Slaughter
  In Proverbs 24, God asks you and me a very significant difficult to answer question with eternal consequences.   We should consider our answer very carefully.  We also...
“Whatever Became of Sin?”
Some things never change. Whatever Became Of Sin? Such was the title of Dr. Karl Menninger’s book in 1972 that looked at various psychological and emotional...
Who Has Sorrow?
  Reading through Proverbs monthly for 3 consecutive months has been a blessing.  Proverbs 23:29-35 is a very appropriate passage for the church today.  Who has woe? Who...
“On Humbling Ourselves”
If there was ever a need for it, it’s now. This past week comedienne Kathy Griffin unleashed a firestorm when she did a parody on television showing her holding a...
A Man Skilled In His Work
  I like to watch a man (or woman) who is good at what he does.  It is relaxing to me to observe a man working quickly and skillfully.  It is pleasing to see a man making...
The Faithful and True God
Rev. 3:14 “_ _ _ _ _ _ _ These things say the true and faithful witness.” “These things saith the Faithful and True Witness.” Now I want to show you what I find in the...
“A Clear and Present Danger”
To win the war you’ve got to know the enemy, his ultimate goal, strategies, strengths and weaknesses, etc. That’s why it’s important for us to know about some...
Excellent Things of Counsels and Knowledge
In Proverbs 22:20-21, God makes a significant statement while asking an equally significant question.  God asks, “Have I not written to you excellent things of counsels and...
“Rites of Passage”
In reality they’re mileposts in our lives. This past Friday night my wife and I had the opportunity to go back to our hometown to attend her nephew’s high school...
Advice For the Class of 2017
  Graduation is an ending, but it is also a new beginning.  One’s whole world is about to change.  Very little will remain the same.  Graduates will face new...
For God So Loved the World (John 3:16)
Failure to preach the love of God is perhaps the greatest failure among us modern day preachers. It is not hard to find a minister who preaches the judgments of God. It...
“God’s Special Creatures”
They’re one of a kind. And, no one else has one exactly like ours. A mother. Even though we commonly say “A dog is man’s best friend,” in reality, it’s one’s mother. ...