This week’s Bible study will be part 1 of Luke chapter 14

Jesus Teaches About Being Humble [Luke chapter 14, verses 1-14] Hard to read this? Just click here! 🙂 Today as we move on to chapter 14 of the Gospel of Luke, we find ourselves in an entirely new setting than we were previously. As before back in chapter 11, Jesus was invited to the home […]

Renewing America Like Progressive Christians Should

The USA Is Becoming A Failed State: Seven Simple Steps to Turn It Around by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 As I look around me today, I see the United States of America as a failing country. There are just too many things going wrong with America […]

An American Microcosm

A Microcosm of the USA and Christianity by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 The events of this past week have left the office of the American presidency in shambles, made the US the laughingstock of the world, and I – for one – am appalled at the […]

After 50 Years, Things Have Gone From Bad to Worse

“After Vietnam” 50 Years Later by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 The fiftieth anniversary of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s much-beloved (right wing extremists excluded) speech, “After Vietnam” occurred this past week. To commemorate this famous speech I will be posting this slightly condensed version today, […]

Another Warning From the Lord About America’s Future

Think This Week Was Bad For America’s and Trump’s Reputation? Wait Until You See What God Has Shown Me About Her Future. By Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 Like any other person of faith, I read my Bible as often as I can. The Word says we’re […]

The Trump White House Has Given a Black Eye to the Conservatives Who Voted Him Into Power

The ‘Spiritual, Not Religious’ Gospel of Progressive Christianity Grows as More Become Disenchanted With Traditional Religion by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in a browser, click here! 🙂 So-called “experts” call them “unaffiliated,” as in a recent Pew poll, or “nones” – or even just ‘not very religious.’ A 2013 poll by the […]

Bible study this week is part 2 of Luke chapter 8

Jesus Exercises His Authority [Luke chapter 8, verses 22-39 (part 2 of 3)] To view this in a browser, click here! 🙂 Today as we continue our ongoing series on the writings of the apostle Luke, we move on to the middle part of chapter 8 of his account of the Gospel. As you recall […]