Not Extinct

The world of science and the ones who are presented as experts, do not always get it right. There are multiple cases of extinct species not being extinct at all. In other words, scientists definitively decreed animal X has been extinct for thousands … [Read more...]

Can We Understand The Bible Alike?

Can we understand the Bible alike? Should we? Is it required by God? The world says no! Many praise differences: Different doctrines (once saved always saved, possibility of apostasy). Different practices (sprinkling, pouring, … [Read more...]

God With Us

The Bible shows us various people had different views of Jesus. Hometown kid (Matt. 13:54-57). Entertainer (Lk. 23:8). Fraud (Mk. 14:61-64). Christ, the Son of the living God (Matt. 16:16). God only (1 Jn. 4:2, 3). Similar to ancient times, … [Read more...]

Becoming A Christian

To become a member of an organization or to be recognized as a certain type of individual, there are steps to take. To become a US Citizen, you must follow specific procedures or you will be an illegal alien. To be a soldier, you must pass a test and … [Read more...]

Uzziah: A Successful Failure

How will you be remembered? What will the record say about your life? Will it be, "She reached her potential," or "He rose to the occasion and made a difference"? Do you want to be remembered as someone who had so much potential, but squandered it or … [Read more...]

Sacrifice

What is the difference between the chicken and the pig at breakfast? The makes a donation or contribution. The pig makes a sacrifice. Leaders must sacrifice (Jn. 15:13), which means “To surrender or give up, or permit injury or disadvantage to, for … [Read more...]

Calves of Gold

Why will a church offer to change your oil for free (Concord Baptist Church, Anderson, SC)? The same reason why a king would make two calves of gold (1 Kgs. 12:25-30). They believe it is a way to attract people to Christ. They do not believe … [Read more...]

Judging Success (2)

God’s ways are not man’s ways (Isa. 55:8-9). God is right – ALWAYS. Man is wrong any time he contradicts God, including judging success. What is success? The dictionary definition is: “1. the favorable or prosperous termination of … [Read more...]

Judging Success (1)

God’s ways are not man’s ways (Isa. 55:8-9). God is right – ALWAYS. Man is wrong any time he contradicts God, including judging success. What is success? The dictionary definition is: “1. the favorable or prosperous termination of … [Read more...]

Youth For Truth

The annual average number of deaths for ages 12-19 from 1999-2006 was 16,375 (cdc.gov, Google search “mortality rate for teens”). 1. Heart disease: 3%. 2. Malignant neoplasms: 3. Homicide: 13%. 4. Accidents: 73%. It is wise to take … [Read more...]