“I exhort therefore, that, first [most importantly] of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men” (1 Timothy 2:1). The apostle Paul was a great believer of structure. His exhortations to young Timothy form the basis for a Manuel of Church Order, based on solid Bible Doctrine. Christians need a … Continue reading A Call to Sincere and Devout Prayer
When the disciples of Jesus placed an undue emphasis on the glory of Herod’s Temple, a beautiful building, “Jesus said unto them, See ye not all these things? verily I say unto you, There shall not be left here one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down” (Matt. 24:2). God is a jealous … Continue reading Notre Dame in Flames
“And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment.” (Heb. 9:27) There is a phrase in the Bible which is used no less than twenty-three times, spanning across the centuries. Time and again we read, “and he died.” The Bible teaches that every person has a date with their … Continue reading What Will Happen to Fidel Castro After Death?
A Soul in Search of Salvation The Story of Martin Luther and the Protestant Reformation Part 1 Matthew 7:13 “Enter ye in at the strait gate; for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, And many there be which go in thereat.” Romans 1:17 “For therein is the righteousness … Continue reading Young Martin Luther
I know it is disrespectful to assault the faith of other professing Christians who are sincere, and that is not to be done. However, sometimes gentle humor can provoke thoughtfulness and challenge a person to reconsider what might be a cherished belief. With the latter in mind, the following little narrative by an unknown author … Continue reading Testing a Catholic’s Faith
When discussing theological concepts, it is important that every heart be humble and open to learning the truth. That there is ultimate truth is a presuppositional thought that must be held for any learning to take place. For Protestants, the ultimate source of theological truth is the Bible. “Sola Scriptura,” “Scripture alone,” was a rallying … Continue reading The Shocking Heresy of Pope Francis
Let me first start off on a positive note by saying that I believe the Bible, produced in its original form, is infallible and inerrant. I base this belief off the words of the apostle Paul who wrote to his friend Timothy these words: “All Scripture is given by inspiration of God . . . … Continue reading Why I Believe My Interpretation of Scripture is Fallible . . . and I’m Okay with That!