For if we have been planted together in the likeness of his death, we shall be also in the likeness of his resurrection: Knowing this, that our old man is … Continue Reading Crucified and Risen With Christ
OK, maybe not a “kind” title, but I got your attention! Sometimes dishonesty and neglect in dealing with real problems has a way to come back and bite you. Here … Continue Reading Dealing With Dummies
Last month was the annual March for Life. One of the central questions around the pro-life or pro-death um, er, pro-choice issue is the question of when life begins. Everyone … Continue Reading Life Begins…
Yes, I know that this has been “neo” since about the Fifties, and that people have been talking about it for that long. Just like the social so-called “gospel” has … Continue Reading Neo-Evangelicalism
What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound? God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein? Know ye … Continue Reading Who Are You?
Imagine yourself employed in a factory. This factory is dark, the working conditions are terrible, the work is strenuous, and the pay…we will get to that later. The working hours … Continue Reading Whose Employee?
Moreover the law entered, that the offence might abound. But where sin abounded, grace did much more abound: That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign … Continue Reading Abundant Sin, Overabundant Grace
This is an audio clip from Pastor J.C. O’Hair in a sermon from the 1940’s or 1950’s on Romans 13 and 14. Pastor O’Hair was pastor of North Shore Church … Continue Reading J.C. O’Hair On Some Political Matters
Therefore as by the offence of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification … Continue Reading Condemned in Adam, or Justified in Christ
This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief. — 1 Timothy 1:15 Many … Continue Reading Of Whom I Am Chief
This is re-written for the occasion before us tomorrow in the United States. This day has been a long time coming, and now that we are here, now what? I … Continue Reading Of Christians and Politics
We shall be saved by His life —Romans 5:10 Wonderful words! Wonderful words indeed! The death of our Lord Jesus Christ on the cruel cross of Calvary has reconciled us … Continue Reading In Christ Shall All Be Made Alive
And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you. — Ephesians 4:32 It comes up every now and then … Continue Reading Forgiveness and Grace
As I look at my September calendar, today the 27th in the year 2020 says that Yom Kippur begins at sundown. This happens, as it does each year, 10 days … Continue Reading We Have Received the Atonement
Note: This is a slightly edited re-post of an article written in 2018, as a further explanation of my challenge to worship leaders recently posted. That can be found here: … Continue Reading Baptism with Fire
These few paragraphs are a general challenge to worship leaders, song leaders, pastors, hymn writers, and anyone else involved in the congregational worship in song that is a staple on … Continue Reading A Challenge to Worship Leaders