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Abraham

Adam

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

9 minute read

The explanation of the symbolism of the fig leaf begins in the book of Matthew. You can tell by the language that this is historical record, not parable. Wha...

Adam-and-Eve

The hidden meaning behind the logo

7 minute read

The symbol of lust and knowledge bitten in to, all crossed with the colors of rainbow in the wrong order. And you couldn’t dream of more appropriate logo poi...

Adolf-Hitler

Aland

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Aleister-Crowley

Alfred-Kinsey

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

Amazon

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

America

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

American-gods

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

Americans

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

Anxiety

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Apple

The hidden meaning behind the logo

7 minute read

The symbol of lust and knowledge bitten in to, all crossed with the colors of rainbow in the wrong order. And you couldn’t dream of more appropriate logo poi...

Arlington-National-Cemetery

Ashteroth

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

B-F-Skinner

Baal

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

Benny-Hinn

Bethel-Redding-Church

Bible

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

Biblical preservation

Bill-Johnson

Buddhism

C J Mahaney

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

Charles-Darwin

Is Darwinian Evolution Science Fiction?

less than 1 minute read

There have always been exceptional scientists who are also Christians. This three minute short explains what it would take for the simplest cell to form by a...

Christian-novels

Christianity

Church

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Church Growth Movement

Church-growth-movement

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

Comfort

The priceless New Testament by Martin Luther

less than 1 minute read

This little poem was written and recited by Martin Luther at one of his Table Talks. Imagine sitting around the table with the great reformer, listening, le...

Community

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Conservative

Craftsman

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

DC

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

ELCA

Easter

At the Lamb’s High Feast We Sing

3 minute read

Our society doesn’t think too much of victims. But without the willing victim-hood of God as the sinless Paschal (Passover) lamb , we who are called by his ...

Efficacy of the Word

Elvina-Hall

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

Enlightenment

Erasmus

European-union

Eve

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

9 minute read

The explanation of the symbolism of the fig leaf begins in the book of Matthew. You can tell by the language that this is historical record, not parable. Wha...

Facebook

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

Ford-Foundation

Foxes-Book-of-Martyrs

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

Gandhi

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

Genesis

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

George Beverly Shea

Zion stands with hills surrounded

1 minute read

A great Christian hymn which describes the love and protection God offers to His people united by faith in the Son of God, Jesus Christ.

George-Orwell

What does Orwellian really mean?

less than 1 minute read

Using the term Orwellian to mean authoritarian misses the point. Any definition of the word must include deceptive and misleading use of language.

God

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

God's-creation

God's-providence

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

Gotthard-base-tunnel

Hegelian-Dialectic

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

Hegelian-dialectic

Henry Alford

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

Henry Francis Lyte

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

Hillsong

What is irreverent worship?

4 minute read

In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

Holy Ghost

Hort

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

If you love yourself as the world loves you are proving concupiscence.

What is concupiscence?

2 minute read

When a person is reconciled to God by believing in Jesus Christ for forgiveness of sins, he becomes a new creature. But the inherited desire to sin remains....

Inerrancy

Infallibility

Inquisition

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

Islam

Israel

Zion stands with hills surrounded

1 minute read

A great Christian hymn which describes the love and protection God offers to His people united by faith in the Son of God, Jesus Christ.

James-Russell-Lowell

Once to every man and nation

2 minute read

In our time of cowardice and moral turpitude we forget the light. Oh yes there is plenty of self-congratulation and finger pointing as we rejoice that we ar...

Janet-Mefferd

Jesus

Jesus Calling

Jesus calling is channeled deception

Jesus-Calling

Jesus-hermeneutic

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

Jewish-people

Do Jewish people need Christ?

3 minute read

Do Jewish people need Christ, or are they already right with God? Or asked another way, how many ways are there to God?

Jim-Wallis

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

John the Baptist

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

John-Hagee

John Hagee hates the Jewish People

3 minute read

John Hagee, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, is said to be one of the ten most influential television preachers. He teaches that Jewish p...

John-Huss

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

John-Stott

John-Watson

Justification by faith

KJV

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Kindle

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

LCMS

Latter-Day-Saints

Liberal

Loneliness

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Love of the Word

The priceless New Testament by Martin Luther

less than 1 minute read

This little poem was written and recited by Martin Luther at one of his Table Talks. Imagine sitting around the table with the great reformer, listening, le...

Love one another

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Lucifer

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

Luther

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Lutheran Church

Lutheran Hymnal

If thou but suffer God to guide thee

2 minute read

Author: Georg Neumark, 1640, Translated by: Catherine Winkworth, 1863. Text: Ps. 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee

Mark-Driscoll

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

Mark-Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

Martin Luther

The priceless New Testament by Martin Luther

less than 1 minute read

This little poem was written and recited by Martin Luther at one of his Table Talks. Imagine sitting around the table with the great reformer, listening, le...

Martin-Lloyd-Jones

Martin-Luther

Mary

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

Mary-Calderone

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

Means of Grace

Memorial-Day

Mental Illness

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Modernism

Molech

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

Mormonism

NYC

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

Nestle

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

New Testament

The priceless New Testament by Martin Luther

less than 1 minute read

This little poem was written and recited by Martin Luther at one of his Table Talks. Imagine sitting around the table with the great reformer, listening, le...

New-York-City

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

Norman-Dodd

Oswald Chambers

Palm Sunday

Ride on, Ride on, in Majesty

2 minute read

You may never have lived in a world free of suffering. But if you are Christ’s, you will. His one-time and ultimate triumph over death is summed up in the la...

Passover

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

Pastor

Paul

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

Planned-Parenthood

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

Post-modernism

Psalter Hymnal

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

Ray-Comfort

Real Christianity

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Reformation

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

Richard-Dawkins

Is Darwinian Evolution Science Fiction?

less than 1 minute read

There have always been exceptional scientists who are also Christians. This three minute short explains what it would take for the simplest cell to form by a...

Rick-Warren

Rockefeller-Foundation

Roman-Catholic-Church

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

Roman-Catholicism

Saint Elizabeth Hospital

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

Sarah Young

Sarah-Young

Satan

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

Scripture

The priceless New Testament by Martin Luther

less than 1 minute read

This little poem was written and recited by Martin Luther at one of his Table Talks. Imagine sitting around the table with the great reformer, listening, le...

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Sears

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

Sinaiticus

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Social Anxiety

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Social Isolation

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

Starbucks

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

Switzerland

The least of these

Social Isolation and the Christian

4 minute read

Christians aren’t supposed to have emotional problems. But some of us do. Believers in the Lord Jesus Christ are just as fallen as other people, though for...

The-Lutheran-Hymnal

The Church’s One Foundation

less than 1 minute read

“The Church’s One Foundation” was written in response to a serious heresy which surfaced in South Africa in the 1860’s. Listen and be strengthened today in t...

The-Shack

Theban-Legion

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

Tom Chantry

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

Tony-Campolo

Tony-Compolo

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

Tower-of-Babel

Trevor Hammack

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

Turkey

Tyndale

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

Tyndale-House

UOJ

USA

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

USSR

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

Unitarian

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

Universal Objective Justification

Vatican-ii

What is irreverent worship?

4 minute read

In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

Vaticanus

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

WELS

Wardell-Pomeroy

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

Washington DC

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

Westcott

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

What-is-the-gospel-of-the-wickedest-man-on-earth

William-How

William-Paul-Young

William-Tyndale

Willie-Nelson

Wycliffe

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

abundance

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

adam

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

america

angels

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

animals

Crow and kitten are friends

less than 1 minute read

Videos like this give us a small picture of what it will be like in the new heavens and the new earth, when all fear is removed from man and animal.

anti-semitism

John Hagee hates the Jewish People

3 minute read

John Hagee, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, is said to be one of the ten most influential television preachers. He teaches that Jewish p...

anxiety

7 Lessons Learned from a Heart Attack Scare

9 minute read

Tuesday I found myself in the cardiac care unit of NYU Langone Medical Center.  On the way to the emergency room I wondered for a few minutes if I were on my...

apostasy

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

apostle

appearances

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

authority

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

believe

Faith

1 minute read

What does it mean when someone tells you they are a Christian? Just about anything. The word Christian has been stretched and redefined so many times that ...

bible

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

blessing

blog

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

blogger

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

blood

blue-states

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

books

born-again

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

cat

Crow and kitten are friends

less than 1 minute read

Videos like this give us a small picture of what it will be like in the new heavens and the new earth, when all fear is removed from man and animal.

Lioness befriends trainer

less than 1 minute read

Even big cats like this lioness Sirga can bond with human beings. The trainer is Valentin Grüner of Modisa Wildlife Projects, Kalahari, Botswana.

cats

celebrity-pastor

celebrity-pastors

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

censorship

channeling

charismatic

child-abuse

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

children

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

Eugenics today

5 minute read

The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

choices

Once to every man and nation

2 minute read

In our time of cowardice and moral turpitude we forget the light. Oh yes there is plenty of self-congratulation and finger pointing as we rejoice that we ar...

chrislam

christian

christianity

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

church

What is irreverent worship?

4 minute read

In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The Church’s One Foundation

less than 1 minute read

“The Church’s One Foundation” was written in response to a serious heresy which surfaced in South Africa in the 1860’s. Listen and be strengthened today in t...

church-growth-movement

clapping

What is irreverent worship?

4 minute read

In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

comedy

comfort

If thou but suffer God to guide thee

2 minute read

Author: Georg Neumark, 1640, Translated by: Catherine Winkworth, 1863. Text: Ps. 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee

commenting

comments

common-core

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

complaining

21 Days Without Complaining?

1 minute read

A long time ago on a contract far, far away, our PMO lead took us to task. You are all focusing on what is wrong.

confessions

contemplative-prayer

contemporary

A few more years shall roll

2 minute read

Do you remember the slang term, reality check? It’s a reminder from a friend when one’s thinking is distorted. As the current political drama beats down on...

corporate-life

The hidden meaning behind the logo

7 minute read

The symbol of lust and knowledge bitten in to, all crossed with the colors of rainbow in the wrong order. And you couldn’t dream of more appropriate logo poi...

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

corporatism

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

council-of-trent

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

courage

Once to every man and nation

2 minute read

In our time of cowardice and moral turpitude we forget the light. Oh yes there is plenty of self-congratulation and finger pointing as we rejoice that we ar...

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

creation

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

creeds

crow

Crow and kitten are friends

less than 1 minute read

Videos like this give us a small picture of what it will be like in the new heavens and the new earth, when all fear is removed from man and animal.

death

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

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It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

Eugenics today

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The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

Photographs and memories

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Letter to my dying aunt

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Today when I visited you in the hospital, it took all my courage to say, You need to ask God to help you. But I didn’t go far enough. What I wanted to say is...

7 Lessons Learned from a Heart Attack Scare

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Tuesday I found myself in the cardiac care unit of NYU Langone Medical Center.  On the way to the emergency room I wondered for a few minutes if I were on my...

deception

What does Orwellian really mean?

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Using the term Orwellian to mean authoritarian misses the point. Any definition of the word must include deceptive and misleading use of language.

Why I stopped reading tarot cards

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Tarot was an important part of my life for almost 20 years. I studied it, wrote about it, performed countless readings, and was considered knowledgeable by e...

demon-possession

demons

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

desire-to-sin

What is concupiscence?

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When a person is reconciled to God by believing in Jesus Christ for forgiveness of sins, he becomes a new creature. But the inherited desire to sin remains....

devotion

devotions

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

divination

Why I stopped reading tarot cards

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Tarot was an important part of my life for almost 20 years. I studied it, wrote about it, performed countless readings, and was considered knowledgeable by e...

division

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

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It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

dying

Letter to my dying aunt

5 minute read

Today when I visited you in the hospital, it took all my courage to say, You need to ask God to help you. But I didn’t go far enough. What I wanted to say is...

ebooks

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

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Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

economics

education

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

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The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

School makes stupid

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American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

Young women demeaning themselves

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It’s a beautiful Spring day on a residential street. Two women in their 20’s are having a conversation as they wait for the light to turn. What they’re sayin...

efficacy of the word

efficacy-of-the-word

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

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In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

elitism

emergent-church

What is irreverent worship?

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In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

emerging-church

emotions

encouragement

eugenics

Eugenics today

5 minute read

The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

europa

european-union

evangelical

evangelicalism

eve

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

evolution

Is Darwinian Evolution Science Fiction?

less than 1 minute read

There have always been exceptional scientists who are also Christians. This three minute short explains what it would take for the simplest cell to form by a...

experience

faith

Statement of beliefs - basic principles

7 minute read

We don’t become acceptable to God because we are members of a church, but rather because we have personal belief in the saving work (the atonement) of the Lo...

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

The Church’s One Foundation

less than 1 minute read

“The Church’s One Foundation” was written in response to a serious heresy which surfaced in South Africa in the 1860’s. Listen and be strengthened today in t...

What is Universalism?

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Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

faithfulness

Do Jewish people need Christ?

3 minute read

Do Jewish people need Christ, or are they already right with God? Or asked another way, how many ways are there to God?

fall

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

false-doctrine

John Hagee hates the Jewish People

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John Hagee, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, is said to be one of the ten most influential television preachers. He teaches that Jewish p...

false-gospel

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

false-gospels

false-signs

false-teacher

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

false-teachers

family

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

Letter to my dying aunt

5 minute read

Today when I visited you in the hospital, it took all my courage to say, You need to ask God to help you. But I didn’t go far enough. What I wanted to say is...

fascism

fear

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

fiction

fig-tree

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

9 minute read

The explanation of the symbolism of the fig leaf begins in the book of Matthew. You can tell by the language that this is historical record, not parable. Wha...

free-speech

freedom

friends

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

The good example of John Huss

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During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

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It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

friendship

Real life Facebook

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Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

fruit-of-the-spirit

gay

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

gender

Young women demeaning themselves

2 minute read

It’s a beautiful Spring day on a residential street. Two women in their 20’s are having a conversation as they wait for the light to turn. What they’re sayin...

gender-roles

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

genocide

Eugenics today

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The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

golden-rule

21 Days Without Complaining?

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A long time ago on a contract far, far away, our PMO lead took us to task. You are all focusing on what is wrong.

good-news

Do Jewish people need Christ?

3 minute read

Do Jewish people need Christ, or are they already right with God? Or asked another way, how many ways are there to God?

good-works

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

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The explanation of the symbolism of the fig leaf begins in the book of Matthew. You can tell by the language that this is historical record, not parable. Wha...

goodbyes

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

gospel

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

grace

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

grief

Letter to my dying aunt

5 minute read

Today when I visited you in the hospital, it took all my courage to say, You need to ask God to help you. But I didn’t go far enough. What I wanted to say is...

harvest

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

hate

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

hatred

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

heart

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

heart attack

7 Lessons Learned from a Heart Attack Scare

9 minute read

Tuesday I found myself in the cardiac care unit of NYU Langone Medical Center.  On the way to the emergency room I wondered for a few minutes if I were on my...

heart-attack

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

heaven

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

hell

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

hell-is-real

hematohidrosis

heresy

hermeneutics

heroism

heterodoxy

hilarious

history

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

holy-spirit

homosexuality

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

honesty

honor

Once to every man and nation

2 minute read

In our time of cowardice and moral turpitude we forget the light. Oh yes there is plenty of self-congratulation and finger pointing as we rejoice that we ar...

hope

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

hospital

7 Lessons Learned from a Heart Attack Scare

9 minute read

Tuesday I found myself in the cardiac care unit of NYU Langone Medical Center.  On the way to the emergency room I wondered for a few minutes if I were on my...

hymn

If thou but suffer God to guide thee

2 minute read

Author: Georg Neumark, 1640, Translated by: Catherine Winkworth, 1863. Text: Ps. 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee

At the Lamb’s High Feast We Sing

3 minute read

Our society doesn’t think too much of victims. But without the willing victim-hood of God as the sinless Paschal (Passover) lamb , we who are called by his ...

Ride on, Ride on, in Majesty

2 minute read

You may never have lived in a world free of suffering. But if you are Christ’s, you will. His one-time and ultimate triumph over death is summed up in the la...

Praise my soul the King of heaven

1 minute read

As if it weren’t enough to have forgiveness and salvation, God promises to love us to the same degree and in the same measure as his only begotten son, the L...

A few more years shall roll

2 minute read

Do you remember the slang term, reality check? It’s a reminder from a friend when one’s thinking is distorted. As the current political drama beats down on...

Zion stands with hills surrounded

1 minute read

A great Christian hymn which describes the love and protection God offers to His people united by faith in the Son of God, Jesus Christ.

Come ye thankful people come

1 minute read

Autumn has arrived. Here’s a hymn of gratitude to God for His care and providence in this season and all through our lives. […]

The Church’s One Foundation

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“The Church’s One Foundation” was written in response to a serious heresy which surfaced in South Africa in the 1860’s. Listen and be strengthened today in t...

hypocrisy

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

if-you-don't-like-Paul-you-don't-like-Jesus

if-you-reject-the-word-you-reject-jesus-christ-and-cannot-be-saved

ignorance

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

inerrancy

infallibility

inquisition

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

internet-scrubbing

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

jesus-christ

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

joy

21 Days Without Complaining?

1 minute read

A long time ago on a contract far, far away, our PMO lead took us to task. You are all focusing on what is wrong.

judgment

justification-by-faith

Faith

1 minute read

What does it mean when someone tells you they are a Christian? Just about anything. The word Christian has been stretched and redefined so many times that ...

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

kids

kindness

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

kitten

knowledge

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

language

What does Orwellian really mean?

less than 1 minute read

Using the term Orwellian to mean authoritarian misses the point. Any definition of the word must include deceptive and misleading use of language.

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

Young women demeaning themselves

2 minute read

It’s a beautiful Spring day on a residential street. Two women in their 20’s are having a conversation as they wait for the light to turn. What they’re sayin...

law

When did God make the angels?

4 minute read

Angels are spirits made by God. The Bible does not come out and clearly answer when angels were created, but suggests the answer in Psalm 104, Genesis 1, an...

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

leaders

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

lemur

lies

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

light

lion

Lioness befriends trainer

less than 1 minute read

Even big cats like this lioness Sirga can bond with human beings. The trainer is Valentin Grüner of Modisa Wildlife Projects, Kalahari, Botswana.

logos

The hidden meaning behind the logo

7 minute read

The symbol of lust and knowledge bitten in to, all crossed with the colors of rainbow in the wrong order. And you couldn’t dream of more appropriate logo poi...

loss

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

Letter to my dying aunt

5 minute read

Today when I visited you in the hospital, it took all my courage to say, You need to ask God to help you. But I didn’t go far enough. What I wanted to say is...

love

lutheran

managers

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

manners

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

mantra

martyr

Once to every man and nation

2 minute read

In our time of cowardice and moral turpitude we forget the light. Oh yes there is plenty of self-congratulation and finger pointing as we rejoice that we ar...

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

martyrs

means-of-grace

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

media

Is Darwinian Evolution Science Fiction?

less than 1 minute read

There have always been exceptional scientists who are also Christians. This three minute short explains what it would take for the simplest cell to form by a...

meditation

megachurch

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

memoirs

memory

Photographs and memories

4 minute read

I’m neither a picture-taker nor -saver. I’ve always preferred the moment. But I returned home Thursday night with a bag of framed images. And I’m so glad ...

mindfulness-meditation

miracle

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

moderation

morality

Eugenics today

5 minute read

The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

nationalism

nazi

nearness-of-death-cuts-through-the-fog

negativity

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

21 Days Without Complaining?

1 minute read

A long time ago on a contract far, far away, our PMO lead took us to task. You are all focusing on what is wrong.

neo-feudalism

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

neo-orthodoxy

neo-orthodoxy-is-not-biblical-orthodoxy

neo-paganism

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

new-age

new-job

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

new-paganism

new-perspective-on-paul

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

new-testament

new-york-city

news-media

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

non-violence

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

nonviolence

nyc

occult

Website history

4 minute read

About Alec Satin’s Comfort for Christians website, personal writings on biblical orthodoxy, living with faith and the spirit of the age.

The hidden meaning behind the logo

7 minute read

The symbol of lust and knowledge bitten in to, all crossed with the colors of rainbow in the wrong order. And you couldn’t dream of more appropriate logo poi...

Why I stopped reading tarot cards

9 minute read

Tarot was an important part of my life for almost 20 years. I studied it, wrote about it, performed countless readings, and was considered knowledgeable by e...

orthodoxy

pacifism

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

paganism

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

panic-attack

7 Lessons Learned from a Heart Attack Scare

9 minute read

Tuesday I found myself in the cardiac care unit of NYU Langone Medical Center.  On the way to the emergency room I wondered for a few minutes if I were on my...

pastors

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

pedophilia

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

people-need-truth-not-platitudes

persecution

The good example of John Huss

6 minute read

During all his life, Huss distinguished himself by constant application to duty and tireless devotion to preaching according to the Scriptures. His conduct h...

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

plagiarism

politics

Website history

4 minute read

About Alec Satin’s Comfort for Christians website, personal writings on biblical orthodoxy, living with faith and the spirit of the age.

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

What does Orwellian really mean?

less than 1 minute read

Using the term Orwellian to mean authoritarian misses the point. Any definition of the word must include deceptive and misleading use of language.

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

pope-francis

poverty

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

preservation

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

privacy

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

puppy

race

reality

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

received-text

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

red-letter-Christians

The awful lie of the Jesus Hermeneutic

6 minute read

Red Letter Christians is a radical movement aimed at the political and social overthrow of evangelical Christianity. Here’s how Tony Compolo describes it

red-states

Why I unsubscribed from my friend’s blog

2 minute read

Over the last year I’ve steadily stopped following political and economics blogs. The trajectory to a world ruled by the scientific elites clicks on towards...

respect

Young women demeaning themselves

2 minute read

It’s a beautiful Spring day on a residential street. Two women in their 20’s are having a conversation as they wait for the light to turn. What they’re sayin...

resurrection

riches

Use the good paper

4 minute read

This morning was dark and chilly. In desperation I took out my father’s overcoat. It’s too good to wear. But I put it on anyway. It feels like a million ...

rules

saints

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

salvation

It takes a miracle to believe

4 minute read

In all the branches of my family going back to all the people who are remembered, as far as I know I am the only one who has ever become a Christian.

sanctification

Why did Jesus curse the fig tree?

9 minute read

The explanation of the symbolism of the fig leaf begins in the book of Matthew. You can tell by the language that this is historical record, not parable. Wha...

saving-faith

Faith

1 minute read

What does it mean when someone tells you they are a Christian? Just about anything. The word Christian has been stretched and redefined so many times that ...

scapegoating

school

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

science

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

scientism

Is Darwinian Evolution Science Fiction?

less than 1 minute read

There have always been exceptional scientists who are also Christians. This three minute short explains what it would take for the simplest cell to form by a...

Eugenics today

5 minute read

The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

secret-societies

seeker-sensitive

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

self-assessment

21 Days Without Complaining?

1 minute read

A long time ago on a contract far, far away, our PMO lead took us to task. You are all focusing on what is wrong.

self-righteousness

selfies

What is concupiscence?

2 minute read

When a person is reconciled to God by believing in Jesus Christ for forgiveness of sins, he becomes a new creature. But the inherited desire to sin remains....

sex-education

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

sexuality

Alfred Kinsey and the children of table 34

3 minute read

The theory of childhood sexuality advanced by Alfred Kinsey’s sex researchers has shaped how and when sex education is taught in the United States. It has a...

sharing-Christ

Do Jewish people need Christ?

3 minute read

Do Jewish people need Christ, or are they already right with God? Or asked another way, how many ways are there to God?

shopping

show-a-little-respect

What is irreverent worship?

4 minute read

In any society a lack of respect for authority taken to its logical extreme will result in a destruction of order and a collapse of the regime. In church wo...

sickness

singing-bus-driver

skinner-box

social-anxiety

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

social-conditioning

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

What does Orwellian really mean?

less than 1 minute read

Using the term Orwellian to mean authoritarian misses the point. Any definition of the word must include deceptive and misleading use of language.

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

social-isolation

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

social-media

society

Young women demeaning themselves

2 minute read

It’s a beautiful Spring day on a residential street. Two women in their 20’s are having a conversation as they wait for the light to turn. What they’re sayin...

soldiers

The courage of the men of Thebias

1 minute read

…each individual of the Theban Legion absolutely refused either to sacrifice or take the oaths prescribed. This so greatly enraged Maximian, that he ordered ...

suffering

sweat

tarot

Website history

4 minute read

About Alec Satin’s Comfort for Christians website, personal writings on biblical orthodoxy, living with faith and the spirit of the age.

tarot-cards

Why I stopped reading tarot cards

9 minute read

Tarot was an important part of my life for almost 20 years. I studied it, wrote about it, performed countless readings, and was considered knowledgeable by e...

teachers

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

technology

Mark Zuckerberg’s Masking Tape

8 minute read

Is American privacy more shadow than substance? In this mishmash, we look at the state of privacy starting with Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s ...

Real life Facebook

less than 1 minute read

Are you on Facebook? How many of your online friends do you really actually know? Would you want to change that? Why or why not?

television-evangelist

John Hagee hates the Jewish People

3 minute read

John Hagee, Senior Pastor of Cornerstone Church in San Antonio, is said to be one of the ten most influential television preachers. He teaches that Jewish p...

testimony

textus-receptus

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

the-golden-rule

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

tolerance

traditional

trains

transcendental-meditation

transhumanism

Eugenics today

5 minute read

The idea of destroying large groups of people is nothing new. Stalin killed 20 million, Mao 40 million. To a spiritual eugenicist, you are part of a less-e...

tribalism

Ashteroth lives!

10 minute read

Recognize Ashtoreth, for this is one of the things God has told you in his Word that he consistently hates.

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

tribes

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

trust

If thou but suffer God to guide thee

2 minute read

Author: Georg Neumark, 1640, Translated by: Catherine Winkworth, 1863. Text: Ps. 55:22 - Cast thy burden upon the LORD, and he shall sustain thee

truth

The loss of a friend who happens to be gay

1 minute read

It’s a terrible thing to lose a friend, and especially when there is nothing we can do to remedy the situation. Sometimes we have to lovingly let people go.

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

understanding

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

universal-objective-justification

universalism

What is Universalism?

5 minute read

Universalism is the idea that Christ’s death on the cross provided atonement and full justification for all mankind. It’s at the core of the terrible fall of...

uplifting

A few more years shall roll

2 minute read

Do you remember the slang term, reality check? It’s a reminder from a friend when one’s thinking is distorted. As the current political drama beats down on...

usa

vatican-ii

Does Mary actually appear to people?

2 minute read

What goes on places like Yakima, Washington, Denver, Colorado, and Conyers, Atlanta where apparitions of Mary appear? Is this the Mary of the Bible?

visible-church

What is the church growth movement?

5 minute read

The Church Growth Movement presents itself as the most logical and intelligent means to advance evangelical Christianity. It does this by the wholesale adopt...

war

website

Yes, there is something wrong with the world

1 minute read

“There’s something wrong with the world”, said Morpheus to Neo in the famous 1999 film. “The Matrix…has been pulled over your eyes to blind you to the truth...

Website history

4 minute read

About Alec Satin’s Comfort for Christians website, personal writings on biblical orthodoxy, living with faith and the spirit of the age.

well-meaning-but-misled

what-jesus-believes

whistleblowers

Trevor Hammack - Deleted

3 minute read

A separation needs to be made between what disqualifies a man from being a pastor, and what eliminates a man’s credibility as a journalist. If a minister co...

wisdom

School makes stupid

1 minute read

American schools train kids to believe they’re more educated than they really are. They’re taught to defend their feelings as facts and to memorize without ...

God is real

1 minute read

The real God has provided an owner’s manual which explains everything you need to know in a language you can understand. It’s sane and logical. His Book con...

witness

witnesses

word-of-god

What does Biblical Preservation mean?

6 minute read

In every generation enemies have tried to pervert and destroy the Bible. Yet God is true. He is certainly powerful enough to make sure that every Word is av...

work

How to treat the new guy

4 minute read

It’s happened to you, to me, to all of us.  It’s your first day at a new job. How often have you been given the royal treatment?

works

What would John the Baptist do?

1 minute read

Twenty years ago there was a movement among Evangelicals called ‘What would Jesus Do?’ Christians would wear rubber WWJD bracelets and try to imagine how Je...

worldview

young people