Seeking Help With Year-end Fundraiser

  It’s our year end fundraiser here at Progressive Christian Ministries. Can you please help PGM stay on the Internet? I run this website at my own expense, and I don’t draw a salary, it’s 100% volunteer work. Help me keep spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ over the Web. Help me buy more cheeseburgers […]

I Want My Christmas Back!!

The True Spirit Of Christmas by Rev. Paul J. Bern This week as we celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, I want to pause and reflect on the true meaning of Christmas, and on how Christmas has been twisted and perverted by the dying economic system known as capitalism that we’re all stuck […]

Bible study this week will be 2nd Timothy chapter 1

A Spirit of Power Given From God by Rev. Paul J. Bern Today we will begin an in-depth study from a Progressive Christian point of view of Paul’s 2nd letter to Timothy, better known as Second Timothy. As we open today’s study, we find the apostle Paul writing a letter of encouragement to Timothy. As […]

United We Stand, Divided We Fall

The Bible and the State of Political Dissent in America by Rev. Paul J. Bern For the last few years I have been watching as political dissent has unfolded worldwide, first in form of the Arab Spring, then the Occupy and 99% Movements, and most recently the rage that has boiled over in Ferguson, Mo. […]

This week’s Bible study will be 1st Timothy chapter 6

Setting the Record Straight About Wealth and Money [1st Timothy chapter 6] Last week when we finished chapter five of 1st Timothy, we read the apostle Paul warning Timothy about entanglement in the sins of others. Some sins, Paul wrote, go ahead of those who are sinning, which is the true origin of a bad […]

Stopping the Violence by Ending Inequality

Is Human Equality Ordained By God? Can It Stop the Violence? By Pastor Paul J. Bern Since the dawn of time itself mankind has been plagued by violence. The first instance can be found in the Bible in the book of Genesis. Cain and Abel both offered sacrifices to God, and God accepted Abel’s offering […]