Memorial Day and the National Anthem: Some Observations About Patriotism

The ‘National Anthem’ and This Past Week’s Football Owners Meeting: Why I’ll Be Taking a Knee With β€œKap” This Coming Football Season by Pastor Paul J. Bern For better small screen viewing, or for a website view, click here πŸ™‚ The United States of America hasn’t been winning very many popularity contests overseas as of […]

Free book excerpt #24 from Author & Web Pastor Paul J. Bern

β€œThe Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Rev. Paul J. Bern An in-depth analysis of the writings of the apostle Paul in their order of appearance in the Bible. Watch the video at https://youtu.be/N4RXD3iOnxI   Contributing To One Another [Romans chapter 12] Today in our continuing series of studies of the […]

Meanwhile inside the beltway, the swamp has yet to be drained

The Ongoing Christian Hypocrisy In Washington D.C. by Pastor Paul J. Bern For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ Remember when we were kids in school? We used to recite the ‘pledge of allegiance’ to the flag every day. Among other things, the pledge calls us β€œone nation under God”. Judging from the way […]

Weekly commentary will return next week. Please enjoy this guest post.

Today’s guest column is from David Allan of CNN. Weekly commentary will return next week. Which side of ourselves will prevail? By Β© David G. Allan, CNN; November 16, 2016 Story highlights Every day, we have the opportunity to embrace a darker path or to act in a helpful and hopeful way Anger is often […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 3 of Acts chapter 5

The Unbreakable Spirit of the Apostles [Acts chapter 5, verses 29-42] For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ Last week as we left off at verse 28 of Acts chapter 5, we found Peter, Luke and the other apostles back in trouble again with the rulers of Jerusalem, which was (and still is) the […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 3 of Acts chapter 2

The Early Church Is a Far Cry From the Church of Today [Acts chapter 2, verses 36-47] To view this in any browser, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we left off in part 2 of Acts chapter 2 at verse 35, the apostle Peter – filled with the Holy Spirit – was vigorously explaining […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 2 of Acts chapter 2

The Apostle Peter Addresses the Crowd [Acts chapter 2, verses 22-34] To view this in any browser, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we began our in-depth analysis of Acts chapter 2, the day of Pentecost – or the arrival of the Holy Spirit that sounded like a hurricane and appeared as shimmering tongues of […]