Regarding Matters of Faith

On Matters of Faith [John chapter nine part one] by Rev. Paul J. Bern It never ceases to amaze me how many people refuse to see the truth even when it’s staring them in the face. Our current crop of American ‘leadership’ continues to ignore, for example, the fact that all the fanatical Muslim terrorists […]

This week’s Bible study is Colossians chapter three

Letting the Peace of Christ Rule Your Heart [Colossians chapter three] Today I will continue (praise God that he gives me the internal fortitude and his Holy Spirit to empower me!) our study of the book of Colossians. Last week when we finished chapter two, the apostle Paul was elaborating on the fact that the […]

Greed and Inequality Flourish While Organized Religion Ignores It

Mainstream Churches Fail to Condemn Greed While Inequality and Homelessness Mushroom by Rev. Paul J. Bern Inexcusable! Our nation is being savaged by economic hard times, but many pastors are afraid to talk about its causes, lest they offend anyone and risk losing members who pay their ‘tithes’. In light of this I would like […]

Progressive Christian Bible study this week is Colossians chapter 2

Human Rules and Regulations Pale Compared to Christ [Colossians chapter 2] Today we’ll move on to chapter two of the book of Colossians, where we find the apostle Paul further defining and underlining his leading role in the founding of at least 7 churches, as the Bible chronicles it, for the propagation of the Gospel […]

The Stranglehold of the Rich

The Stranglehold of the Rich by Rev. Paul J. Bern “Now listen, you rich people, weep and wail because of the misery that is coming upon you. Your wealth has rotted, and moths have eaten your clothes. Your gold and silver are corroded. Their corrosion will testify against you and will eat your flesh like […]

Bible study this week is the 2nd half of Colossians chapter 1

The Mystery Kept Hidden For Many Generations [Colossians chapter 1, verses 15-29] Last week when we began our study of the book of Colossians, we covered the first half of chapter one. Today we’ll be finishing that up, God willing, as we continue our analysis of the writings of the apostle Paul. As I was […]

My Reasons For Believing

Why I Still Believe In God When Others Have Given Up by Rev. Paul J. Bern I would like to share with you the reasons why I believe in God. I understand such a conversation may be an automatic turnoff to those of you who do not believe in a higher power, but I assure […]

This week’s Bible study is Colossians chapter 1

Be Joyful When Giving God Thanks [Colossians chapter 1, verses 1-14] Thanks so much for being here and for choosing to study this first installment of the Book of Colossians for your own Spiritual enrichment. Let’s start our exploration of this joint communique’ of the apostle Paul and his journeyman evangelist Timothy to the early […]