This week’s Bible study will be part 1 of Luke chapter 23

Jesus Goes Before the Authorities [Luke chapter 23, verses 1-12] To view this on my website, click here 🙂 After taking a break for Thanksgiving last week, I’d just like to say it’s good to be back, and I thank God for restoring and refreshing me during my time of rest. I hope everyone did […]

President Trump’s Authority, the Bible and Progressive Christianity

Obeying Authority: When It’s Right and When It’s Not by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here 🙂 Today we live in a world where the abuse of authority has gotten completely out of control. This is about so much more than merely being unhappy about Donald Trump’s presidency or […]

Why Materialism and the Spirit of the Holidays Will Always Be At Odds

Institutionalized Consumerism, Black Friday Weekend, and the Bible by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here 🙂 The psychopathology of consumerism and the subtle brain washing of mind control – these are the insidious institutions that Americans find themselves subjected to on a daily basis, and all in the holy […]

This week’s ongoing Bible study will be part 4 of Luke chapter 22

From Blessed Savior to Accused Perpetrator [Luke chapter 22, verses 54-71] To view this on my website, click here 🙂 Last week as we left off at verse 53, Judas’ betrayal of Christ the Lord had just been completed. A crowd of people, led by Judas Iscariot and accompanied by various authorities, had come to […]

A Progressive Christian Viewpoint on Veterans Day

Veterans Day: Honoring Our Veterans and Their Families While Despising the Government They Serve(d) by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here 🙂 The United States of America, particularly its leadership (such as it is), hasn’t been winning very many popularity contests as of late – either overseas or at […]

This week’s ongoing series of Biblical studies with author & pastor Paul J. Bern will be part 3 of Luke chapter 22

Portrait of a Traitor [Luke chapter 22, verses 39-53] To view this on my website, click here 🙂 Last week when we left off at verse 38, Jesus had just finished making a point with his disciples as the conversation continued after the Last Supper Passover celebration was over with. While the apostles never took […]

Free book excerpt #15 from author, blogger and Web pastor Rev. Paul J. Bern

Of The Bullies, By The Bullies, and For The Bullies (excerpt from chapter 5 of my book, “Occupying America: We Shall Overcome“) © 2012 by Rev. Paul J. Bern all rights reserved   Perhaps the most ominous sign regarding the true nature of economic discrimination and class warfare against the middle class and the poor, […]