What Difference Does it Make?

I received a phone call from a friend in Sebastian, Florida. He has been listening to a former prominent Baptist pastor in Tennessee teaching about prophecy. He knows that I hold a historical perspective on the Revelation and wanted to talk about it. As we discussed the various positions on the Revelation he eventually asked, … Continue reading What Difference Does it Make?

9/11 Where was God when America was Attacked?

After eighteen years of remembering, the sights and sounds of the terrorist attack on America are familiar. On Tuesday, September 11, 2001 two passenger airliners were deliberately crashed into the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center in New York City. Many were killed upon impact. Others perished when the towers collapsed. The nightmare continued … Continue reading 9/11 Where was God when America was Attacked?

Will America Ever Embrace Cannibalism?

On major national news channels, the argument of a Swedish behavioral scientist for cannibalism is being reported. “A Swedish behavioral scientist has suggested that it may be necessary to turn to cannibalism and start eating humans in order to save the planet. Appearing on Swedish television to talk about an event based around the “food … Continue reading Will America Ever Embrace Cannibalism?

The Unwaiting Savior

“And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest, 2 And desired of him letters to Damascus to the synagogues, that if he found any of this way, whether they were men or women, he might bring them bound unto Jerusalem. 3 And as he … Continue reading The Unwaiting Savior

Who Are You?

In Christ, This is Who I Am There is a wonderful movie that premiered in August, 2019 called, Overcoming. It is the poignant story of a young teenage girl who discovers her dying father. The father had abandoned her, and the family, fifteen years earlier. The movie has many compelling themes including love, betrayal, forgiveness, … Continue reading Who Are You?

Uzziah, King of Judah: A Shakespearean Tragic Figure

The main part of the story of Uzziah is recorded in 2 Chronicles 26 In the eighth century BC, c. 767, a sixteen-year-old boy came to the throne of Judah to reign as the ninth king for fifty-two years. While not the most important king in Jewish history, nor the most popular, he was certainly … Continue reading Uzziah, King of Judah: A Shakespearean Tragic Figure

Why is the World in Such a Terrible Condition?

There was a mountain man who was discussing the state of the world with a friend. His friend said the world is in a dilemma. The mountain man considered the word, and then asked, “What does dilemma mean. You must have learned that word at the University.” The friend said, “I will tell you. It’s … Continue reading Why is the World in Such a Terrible Condition?