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 […]

Jesus is keeping up with the times, but some churches are barely hanging on

Why Technology Is Reinventing Church As We Have Known It by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 The celebration of the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible was back in 2011, and Bible publishers are still ostentatiously commemorating that landmark by producing an abundance of gorgeous hand-bound […]

Our Progressive Christian Bible lesson for this week will be part 1 of Luke chapter 18

Stories of Persistence, Arrogance and Humility [Luke chapter 18, verses 1-14] To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 Last week when we finished up the 17th chapter of the gospel of Luke, Jesus had explained to the apostles some of the things that would happen at the time of the Rapture of the […]

Another book excerpt from Rev. Paul J. Bern

“Sole Survivor” by Rev. Paul J. Bern A free sample from the book’s author! Watch the video at http://youtu.be/5Bxi7x0nUc0 Available in print, digital or audio formats on Amazon, Kindle, Nook, Apple and Goodreads. To learn more, go to http://www.pcmatl.org/books-and-donations      From that day forward, the relationship between my adoptive father and myself was continually […]

Clamoring For Change? That Change Must Start With You.

Instead of Complaining About the Status Quo, Become the Change You Desire and Live It By Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 We all need to look for ways to improve our lives and change our world for the better. We’re all here for a purpose. It’s why […]

Cut the Pain

Originally posted on Wrestling with Faith – Dancing with Jesus:
I’m seeing things I don’t want to see and hearing things I don’t want to hear. I’m living a life, I do not want. I’m in a war zone! Lord, we get what we need and not always what we want. But I don’t think…

This week’s Bible study with Pastor Paul J. Bern will be part 2 of Luke chapter 12

The Folly of Wealth and Worrying [Luke chapter 12, verses 13-34] To view this in your browser, click here! 🙂 Last week when we concluded our study of part 1 of Luke chapter 12, Jesus had just finished stating that when any of his followers are brought before the ruling authorities for their faith, the […]