So I was talking to a friend recently; and amongst the topics of discussion came up the issue of Samson---in particular, a few words she said got to me real deep. The question or statement in essence was this; when we read the story of Samson, and how he got himself shorn of his hair... Continue Reading →
Hey, you, may I have a few minutes of your life to tell you something about yourself? In this fast paced world where the ads all seem to tell me what I am missing and what I should have to be in and just how exactly I need that 1 more unnecessary luxury; I am... Continue Reading →
The message that some distort and mistakenly call a prosperity gospel and that others dismiss as not being for the earthly walk has been complicated and twisted and so much has been added and removed that at times it doesn't make sense. However, of the things we have missed, I believe what it means to... Continue Reading →
Having spoken at relative length on the destructive and pernicious nature of sin, it would be unwise to end there; for in many ways that would only inspire fear. Sin is deadly; and it is because of 1 sin alone, the eating of the wrong tree that there is death, sickness, poverty and all the... Continue Reading →
One of the reasons we are so susceptible to sin and why we do not take sin seriously enough is we are not convinced of the consequences of it." In another manner of speaking, we do not treat sin as seriously, definitively and decidedly as we ought to because we don't think it is a big deal and we do not think that we have a lot to lose.
Ever heard people say they really do not know how to get around all the different perspectives or denominations of Christianity; that they do not know how to get their heads around it all and that at times they are just confused and leave it as “Everyone has their own interpretation of the Bible?” Well,... Continue Reading →