8:00 PM Nov 6, 2015
Sometimes looking into the dictionary is not enough. If you were to look up the word Christianity in Webster’s Dictionary, the first definition given is, “the religion derived from Jesus Christ, based on the Bible as sacred scripture, and professed by Eastern, Roman Catholic, and Protestant bodies.”
7:00 PM Oct 30, 2015
God asks a question in Psalm 11:3, “If the foundations be destroyed, what can the righteous do?”
7:00 PM Oct 23, 2015
Jesus uses the example of a branch in a vine to demonstrate the relationship between Him and us in John 15:1-8. Jesus is the vine; we are the branches and God the Father plays the part of the husbandman.
8:00 PM Oct 16, 2015
I once heard an illustration where the speaker compared how we should look at life to looking through the windshield of a car.
7:00 PM Oct 9, 2015
Peter speaks of the end of the world in 1 Peter 3:10-12. Twice in those three verses he uses the phrase, “the elements shall melt with fervent heat.” In the midst of all this destruction he asks a question, “Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness?”
9:00 PM Oct 2, 2015
A few weeks back, my wife and I celebrated our 37th anniversary. I often find it sad when people find this amazing. Then when people discover we were married young – I was 18, she was 19 – they are even more astonished.
8:30 PM Sep 25, 2015
I love baseball. I love the smells of a freshly oiled glove, the grass of the outfield and the dirt as it flies around you after a good slide.
8:00 PM Sep 4, 2015
The nuclear deal with Iran is one of those things people either love, hate or don’t know exists. The Senate vote on the treaty should take place in mid-September, about two weeks from now. Much of the press indicates “the deal” will pass. Those against the measure believe it will pave the way for Iran to have nuclear weapons sooner than later.
8:00 PM Aug 28, 2015
“Well, nobody is perfect” is a phrase we have all said at one time or another. The saying is true because we’ve all sinned (Romans 3:10,23).
8:30 PM Aug 21, 2015
Part of the job of pastor is marriage and premarital counseling. A major problem among couples is someone feels actions don’t live up to words.
9:30 PM Aug 7, 2015
Millions of people around the globe call themselves Christians.
10:00 PM Jul 31, 2015
The inspiration for this week’s column came from a recent edition of CBS This Morning. President Carter read a letter he wrote as a 90 year old to himself as a 12 year old. Here is my letter from myself now to myself as a 12 year old.
6:30 PM Jul 24, 2015
There is still debate on whether the attacks in Chattanooga last week were an act of terrorism or simply a crime.
7:00 PM Jul 17, 2015
There is an old saying among preachers, “Ninety percent of the work will be done by 10 percent of the people.” I’m sure this is true for many organizations that rely heavily on volunteers to do the needed work.
11:29 PM Jul 9, 2015
Last week this column asked whether God was giving up on our country and addressed on why He may be doing so. This week, this column will speak on how to fix it.
10:00 AM Jul 4, 2015
Social media has been abuzz since Friday’s Supreme Court decision on gay marriage. From what I’ve been reading, opinion seems pretty much split down the middle from those who think it is the greatest thing since sliced bread, to those who believe doom is now on the horizon.
8:00 PM Jun 19, 2015
How parents guide their children into adulthood is nearly as varied as the number of parents. On one end of the spectrum are parents that drive their kids into a particular profession with no regard for the desires or skills of the child.