Hold On To The Truth [Titus chapter one] Today we’ll be starting an in-depth study of the apostle Paul’s letter to Titus, who was a well-known church founder and leader of that time. This is a short book containing only three chapters, so let’s just go through one each week before moving on to other […]
Originally posted on Wrestling with Faith – Dancing with Jesus:
My wonderful and dear fellow blogger Pastor Jim Bell wrote in one of his posts, from his hospice bed, about forgiveness: If we do not feel that God forgives us, we cannot forgive ourselves, and if we cannot forgive ourselves, it it is impossible to forgive…
Three Reasons Millennials Are Abandoning Christianity by Rev. Paul J. Bern Chances are that if you are in your 20’s or 30’s, you are not a church member. Polling is now a highly sophisticated industry, and religious organizations are being fed some irrefutable numbers about what is happening among their congregations. In a single generation, […]
Don’t Worry, Be Happy [Philippians chapter four] Last week when we concluded our in-depth analysis of the third chapter of the book of Philippians, we obtained comprehension about rejoicing in the Lord, as well as comparing our walk with Christ to running in a marathon race of endurance in order to win first prize. We […]
For some answers to some pressing questions regarding the practice of Christianity, or of just healthy living, check out this short posting!
All you pastors and church leaders really need to give this posting a 5 minute read, there’s valuable stuff in here!
Wars, Rumors of Wars, and the Truth by Pastor Paul J Bern One of the things I did on my own behalf five years ago as I was looking for ways to cut my expenses was canceling my cable TV subscription. My reasons were partly economic, partly practical, and partly because of my Christian faith. […]
Attaining the Ultimate Goal [Philippians chapter three] Today we will continue our study of the apostle Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi, which was located in what is modern Turkey today. As you recall from last week’s lesson, Paul is exhorting and encouraging the Philippian church to do whatever is required – first for […]
Originally posted on walking on the narrow path.:
God had Hosea marry a prosititute . I can only imagine what Hosea what thinking. He probably was thinking why me. He probably was even shocked when God asked him. He probably was thinking God are you really serious you want to marry a prosititute. I believe…
Dispensing Justice and Promoting Healing Are the Government’s Biblical Obligations by Rev. Paul J. Bern This week I want to write about why implementing single-payer national health care is so important, and what the Bible says about that. The passage of so-called “Obama-care” a couple years ago makes this issue worse, not better. All the […]