Religion

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. ...
Is There Anyone Who Is Pure From Sin?
  God asked a very good question in Proverbs 20:9, “Who can say, ‘I have kept my heart pure; I am clean and without sin’?” (NIV)  The rest of the Bible makes it clear that...
A Wake-Up Call from God
Our little City of DeWitt has had a wakeup call from the Lord. Twenty-one of our citizens have been arrested on dope charges. It was a sad and tragic thing, but a very...
“The Least of These”
He was just standing there. Shivering in the cold. And no one stopped to help him. Such was the case of a video I recently saw on Facebook which portrayed a...
A Faithful Man
  I am very much enjoying my reading of Proverbs along with a group of God’s people. God’s Word is interesting, thought provoking, and profitable.  Proverbs 20:5-7 asks a...
The Money in the Hand
  In the middle of Proverbs chapter 17 there is an odd little question.  Verse 16 asks, “Of what use is money in the hand of a fool, since he has no desire to get...
Doctrines of the Apostle Paul (No. 4)
God Is Not the Author of Denominations The reaction of church natural to these doctrines of the Apostle Paul is a true sign of how far from these truths the churches have...
“Why I Believe In Easter” When you believe, it makes all the sense...
Easter. For some this brings to mind the beginning of Spring with its blooming flowers, budding trees, greening grass and bees flitting from flower to flower. For others,...
Doctrines of the Apostle Paul (No. 2)
There are so many different teachings in the churches that is contrary to scripture, that one hardly knows where to start in order to bring us back to the true revelations....
Self is Always the Problem
  The history of God’s people was a sad tale.  Their behavior continually cycled. But it seemed to always wind up worse than the previous cycle.  Soon after Solomon’s...
Scooping Fire Into Your Lap
  I am currently reading through Proverbs 3 times in 3 consecutive months with a group.  Today’s topic must concern God a great deal because He speaks of it often.  I...
“Pilgrim Reflections”
“Morning Joy” How thankful I am for this. A week ago, last Saturday I learned that a dear Filipino friend and Brother-in-Christ in the Philippines had passed away. For...
Doctrines of the Apostle Paul
The modern Laodicean churches have drifted so far from the revealed word as preached by Paul and Jesus, that when they are reminded of what is written they denounce it as...