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?
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
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?
Aaron’s Rod and the Battle of the Crocodiles “And Moses and Aaron went in unto Pharaoh, and they did so as the Lord had commanded: and Aaron cast down his rod before Pharaoh, and before his servants, and it became a serpent. 11 Then Pharaoh also called the wise men and the sorcerers: now the … Continue reading Aaron’s Rod Before Pharaoh – And the Battle of the Crocodiles
The study of Titus presents two words that are worthy of careful consideration. The first word is the word elect, in Titus 1:1. “Paul, a servant of God, and an apostle of Jesus Christ, according to the faith of God's elect, and the acknowledging of the truth, which is after godliness” (Titus 1:1). In seventeen … Continue reading How to Have Assurance of Salvation
“After this there was a feast of the Jews; and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the … Continue reading Loneliness and the Friendship of Jesus
On August 19, 2019, Executive Editor Dean Baquet of the New York Times convened a meeting of newsroom personnel to discus concerns that the alleged independent “news source was becoming too soft in its coverage of the president and needed to intensify its portrayal of Trump as a racist” (The New American, Dave Bohon). The … Continue reading America’s History is About to be Deliberately Distorted…Again