Category Archives: Christian Faith

A Very Long, Long Answer

This post is much longer than I had anticipated. Some may think it tedious. But I felt compelled to fully express my thoughts as I sought to answer a particular comment. I sincerely hope that there is someone who reads … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Prayer

God calls all believers to pray, both privately and corporately. Because prayer is how we communicate with God, it involves every aspect of our life and our relationship with him. That covers a lot of ground. In fact, it has … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Or Joyous Advent?

In recent years the iconic greeting, “Merry Christmas”, has become somewhat politically incorrect, and deemed offensive by those who feel it is religion intruding into a public that is religiously diverse on the one hand and largely secular on the … Continue reading

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The Doubting Christian, Or Feeling Condemned

You want to do the right thing, but you just don’t do it. You know you shouldn’t do the wrong thing, but you do it anyway. “Why am I like this?”, you ask yourself, wondering how your life can have … Continue reading

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The Value Of Free Will Is Choosing To Do The Right Thing.

Reading a passage in Jeremiah this morning, I was reminded that God gives us freewill and that the onus is on us to choose to do the right thing. Let the prophet who has a dream tell the dream, but … Continue reading

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The Heart Of Disbelief

A new movie has been recently released, entitled, “The Atheist Delusion” http://www.atheistmovie.com . I haven’t seen it, but the trailer is quite intriguing and got me to thinking. Reading holy Scripture makes it obvious to me now that everything that can … Continue reading

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Who Is Your God? Part 2

James McConnell, a 78-year-old pastor in Belfast, was arrested and is being tried for making “grossly offensive” remarks against Islam, in violation of the UK’s 2003 Communications Act. Pastor McConnell preached in a sermon, “Islam is heathen. Islam is satanic”. … Continue reading

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Who Is Your God?

This will be the first of a series of articles examining the differences between the God of the Bible and Allah of the Koran. It is my hope that rather than appealing to emotions, it engage the reader’s intellect. Much … Continue reading

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Do You Trust God?

Read this as a devotional. Take the time you need. “Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you” (James 4:8). As you read it and think about it, do nothing else — no other thoughts; no concerns … Continue reading

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Do You Need A “Plan B”?

A long-time Christian friend sent out a concerned e-mail regarding the deadly geo-political situation in the Middle East, America’s complicit role in spreading moral depravity around the world,  Cycles of War, looming climate change and coming drastic food shortages.  He asked, … Continue reading

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