This week’s Bible study will be the 2nd half of Ephesians chapter 5

Treating Each Other Well [Ephesians chapter 5, verses 15-33] When we left off last week at verse 14, the apostle Paul was exhorting and encouraging the Ephesian church to remain as “the light in the Lord”, and to live as “children of light”. Today we will finish up the latter half of the book of […]

America’s politicians keep going from bad to worse, and here’s more proof

Five Biblical Concepts Our Political Leaders Just Don’t Understand by Rev. Paul J. Bern Right-wing Evangelical Fundamentalism, as well as much of America’s conservative political leadership, claims to return to the roots of Christianity. Few of these fundamentalists care much about the early church, the four Gospels, the apostle Paul’s letters, or St. Augustine. Rather, […]

This week’s Bible study will be the first half of Ephesians chapter 5

From the Darkness to the Light [Ephesians chapter 5, verses 1-14] Last week we finished chapter four, where we found the apostle Paul giving a healthy dose of tough love to the early church at Ephesus. Taking up where we left off, if we want to be real Christians having a personal relationship with Jesus […]

If civil unrest breaks out this summer, should Christians join the fight?

The US Is Becoming A Failed State: How Do We Turn This Around? By Rev. Paul J. Bern The United States of America, if I may risk pointing out the obvious, is failing. Failing to adequately tackle the systemic problems in our economic system. Failing to reflect on the deep flaws in our system of […]

Tee shirt fund raiser, and summer’s coming soon

Tee shirt fund raiser here at http://www.pcmatl.org; faith-based Tee shirts, quantity discounts, 23 styles to choose from. All proceeds go to Progressive Christian Ministries of Greater Atlanta. Proceeds go towards marketing expenses for 2 nonfiction books about to be published, plus a replacement desktop PC; shirts are $12.95 each, 2 for $20.95, or 3 for […]

The latest title from Author Rev. Paul J. Bern

“Sole Survivor: One Man’s Testimony for Christ”, by Rev. Paul J. Bern, rated 4.5 stars on Goodreads.com! Based on a true story, this 100-page book is the third title from Christian nonfiction author Rev. Paul J. Bern. This Spiritual self-help book and Christian testimony is a memoir about raw survival when the odds are stacked […]

This week’s Bible study will be the 2nd half of Ephesians 4

It’s Time For Us to Clean Up Our Act [Ephesians chapter 4, verses 17-32] Today we will be finishing up the latter half of chapter four of the book of Ephesians. Taking up where we left off last week, the apostle Paul was making some concluding remarks about living up to our calling as Christians […]

Getting Rid of Anger, Worry and Fear

Why Worrying Is A Complete Waste of Time by Rev. Paul J. Bern For this week’s commentary I want to write about Matthew chapter six, and with good reason. I have been noticing for some time now that there is much speculation on many alternative media websites, as well as social media (particularly You Tube) […]