What if there really is only one way to get where you need to go? When you get your GPS out and put in a destination, it will ask if you want to walk, ride a bus, or drive. It will want to know if you want to avoid toll roads, take the interstates, or … Continue reading IS THERE REALLY ONLY ONE WAY?
UNEXPECTED HOPE You have been there too. Those moments when it feels like the world just stopped. Life isn’t worth living anymore. The only thing left is to mourn. That’s why the women went to the tomb early on the first day of the week. They went to mourn the loss of their … Continue reading What Would You Do?
One of these options must be true. Either Jesus died and rose from the dead; Jesus just appeared to die; Jesus died and the body was stolen away; or the apostles supported a made up story in order to gain attention for themselves. But none of the apostles profited monetarily from the story of the … Continue reading I Know My Redeemer Lives!
Did Jesus really rise from the dead? Could this really be true? If it is not true, then Christians are of all men most to be pitied. If it is true that Christ rose from the dead, then Christ is the greatest prize. “The bodily resurrection of Christ is the crowning proof that Jesus … Continue reading Could It Really be True?
The church is great! There will always be the potential for improvement in our work for the Lord in the local church. However, the divine arrangement and function of the church is perfect. Let us never be overwhelmed with grief arising from Christian imperfection. Let us always be overwhelmed with greatness flowing from God’s blessing … Continue reading The Church is Great
God created the world and said it was very good. The creation that was formed was corrupted by sin’s presence—Genesis 3; Romans 8:18-25. It was not what God intended for it to be. Mankind is the pinnacle of God’s creation. It is also mankind that, perhaps, had fallen the furthest from its original intent. But … Continue reading The Sinful World and the Saving God
I don’t know who is behind International Women’s Day, but I do know that Christian women deserve a day. The Bible records a most beautiful description and praise of Godly women in Proverbs 31:10ff. I have know some great preachers, great deacons, and other great christian men. But I imagine that great Christian women are … Continue reading International Christian Women’s Day
“Who do you say that I am?” This question is just as important now as it was when Jesus asked Peter. A plethora of answers have been put forth to the question, but we must arrive at the truth. How Can We Know? There are great reasons for trusting the text of the Bible. Many … Continue reading Is Jesus the Messiah?