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 © 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 […]

Free book excerpt #22 from Web pastor, author and blogger Paul J. Bern

“The Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Rev. Paul J. Bern Five years in the making, this first of a series is a lot more than just a compilation of Bible studies. This collection of Paul’s writings presents them from a broader perspective that are much more applicable to modern life […]

Free book excerpt #13 from Progressive Christian blogger and author Rev. Paul J. Bern

“Sole Survivor” by Rev. Paul J. Bern Now available in print, digital and audio formats. Offered on Amazon or from our website   Chapter 5 Restoration by God, Driven Away by Man I finally got out of jail on the night of December 17th, 1999 after an agonizing 4 month wait to get my court […]

This week’s Biblical teaching will be part 3 of Luke chapter 19

Jesus Gets Treated Like a Rock Star [Luke chapter 19, verses 28-48] To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 Last week when we left off at verse 27 of Luke’s gospel chapter 19, Jesus had just finished telling the parable of the ten ‘minas’ as he spoke about using that which God has […]

Of Hurricanes and the Fury of the Lord

Hurricanes Are In the Bible, and So Is America’s Judgment by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 Hurricanes are arriving as twins! Soon they may arrive in three’s, I don’t know. Hopefully we should be reminded to stop and see what the Bible says about things like this. […]

There will be a guest blogger this week

While I’m away at the Piedmont Park Summer Arts Festival, I’ll be trying something new by having a guest blogger submit a post for just this weekend. So sit back and enjoy this 2014 article from Flickr contributor Ashley Campbell (cross-posted by Rob Winters) on the nature of prophetic ministry and its notable importance. The […]

Free book excerpt #8 from this blog’s author

“The Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Pastor Paul J. Bern To watch a short video about the book, click here    Preparing Ourselves For the Day of the Lord [1st Thessalonians chapter 5] When I closed out 1st Thessalonians chapter four last week, you no doubt recall my interpretation that […]