Scripture and Father’s Day

Verses supplied by OpenBible Psalm 103:13As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him. Ephesians 6:4Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Colossians 3:21Fathers, do not provoke your children, lest they become discouraged. … Continue reading Scripture and Father’s Day

2 Corinthians 4

Inspired by God, Paul wrote this second letter to the Corinthian Church around AD 55 or 56…only 20-26 years after Jesus’s crucifixion and resurrection. ✏️ Matthew Henry’s Commentary on 2 Corinthians 4 2 Corinthians 4 The Light of the Gospel 4 Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God, we do not lose heart. … Continue reading 2 Corinthians 4

“Seeing God’s Love Is Central to Living the Christian Life” by Amy Hall

AUTHOR Amy K. Hall WEBSITE http://www.str.org 2/15/2022 In last week’s post, I encouraged you to simply read the Bible repeatedly (as you’ve done with other lengthy book series you’ve enjoyed) in order to know it deeply and allow it to change you, so now I want to give you a more specific example of the benefits … Continue reading “Seeing God’s Love Is Central to Living the Christian Life” by Amy Hall

Truth in Love

“We often sacrifice others when we give them what they want, but we sacrifice ourselves when we give them what he or she needs.” - Frank Turek This statement by Christian Apologist, Frank Turek, during a Q&A at Grace Community Church in Sarasota, genuinely gave me reason to pause and pray… This hits home. How … Continue reading Truth in Love

His Purposes

Sis, do you need encouragement, today? Gary Habermas has some for you! In a recent message delivered by Dr. Gary Habermas to the Evangelical Philosophical Society, he provided 3 examples of how God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to His purposes: Peter, James, … Continue reading His Purposes

“Untamed: The Gospel of Glennon Doyle” (Alisa Childers)

This is an article written by Alisa Childers on behalf of TGC (videos included below) 6/6/2020 Glennon Doyle’s Untamed has captured the hearts and minds of American women, hovering around the #1 spot on The New York Times bestseller list since its release. From her roots as a Christian mommy blogger to her rise to fame as a successful author, speaker, … Continue reading “Untamed: The Gospel of Glennon Doyle” (Alisa Childers)

“Practical Tips for Teaching Kids Apologetics at Home” [Podcast #12] by Natasha Crain

August 23, 2021 “When parents start to see the importance of teaching their kids apologetics (how to make a case for and defend the truth of Christianity), they often begin reading books but then feel stuck as to HOW to pass the knowledge on to their kids. At what age do you start? What if … Continue reading “Practical Tips for Teaching Kids Apologetics at Home” [Podcast #12] by Natasha Crain

Women in Ministry: What Does the Bible Say?

When we approach the topic of “Women in Ministry,” whose authority are we seeking on the matter? Are we pursuing God’s guidance via the Scriptures (exegesis), or are we writing our perspective into the Bible (eisegesis)? Please take time to watch this video, along with the rest of the series, as Pastor Mike shares them … Continue reading Women in Ministry: What Does the Bible Say?

What is “Progressive” Christianity? (Michael J. Kruger)

Written by Michael J Kruger via his website, http://www.michaeljkruger.com February 28, 2022 One of the benefits of studying church history is that you realize that Solomon was right: “There is nothing new under the sun” (Eccl 1:9). This proverb has certainly been proven true when it comes to different “versions” of Christianity that have popped … Continue reading What is “Progressive” Christianity? (Michael J. Kruger)

Did Jesus Teach “Christ Consciousness?” (By Steven Bancarz)

What exactly is, “Christ Consciousness?” Below you will find an article written by Steven Bancarz, a former New Age writer and teacher, which not only provides a definition of Christ Consciousness but also includes a Biblical Perspective. Per his apologetics website, Reasons for Jesus, Steven gave his life to Jesus in 2015, and “has since … Continue reading Did Jesus Teach “Christ Consciousness?” (By Steven Bancarz)