God Loves You!

By Barry Gilreath, Special Guest Writer If you do not know or believe this, then please open a Bible and read these Scriptures:  Romans 5:8-9, 1 John 4:8, and Revelation …

Alleged Human Ancestors

The Bible teaches that God created man on the sixth day of the creation week, and so it is not the case that man descended from apes or ape-like creatures …

The Bible and the Death Penalty

In the recent election, citizens of three states—Nebraska, California, and Oklahoma—rejected measures that would have abolished the death penalty in their states. The death penalty continues to be a controversial …

How to Have a Meager Thanksgiving

Most folks we know will enjoy a superb meal on Thanksgiving. We want to provide good meals for those who are hungry on Thanksgiving. However, if we are not careful, …

God’s Election

This past week, the United States of America held a general election, whereby we chose many of our leaders. To elect is simply to make a selection among possible choices. …

Not Merely By Chance

One night this week, Rebekah and I were watching a National Geographic television show called World’s Deadliest, about the various methods of hunting that lions use. At the end of …

Unsearchable Riches

It is impossible to attach a value to the gospel of Christ. The apostle Paul repeatedly made this point. Notice the following passages: Ephesians 3:8. To me, though I am …

Unlocking the Mystery

The word “mystery” appears more than 20 times in the New Testament. In passages other than the symbolism of Revelation, “mystery” is used to describe the gospel of Christ. Consider …

Paul, Barnabas, Zeus, and Hermes

When Barnabas and Saul went to Lystra on their first missionary journey (Acts 14:8-18), Paul healed a crippled man by the power of God. The crowds who saw this event …