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 […]

Those who call themselves ‘ministers’ had better start acting like ministers

Those Who Sugarcoat the Bible Dilute Its Message. They Will Be Judged by God! By Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here! 🙂 The Bible is a gritty book. It’s very raw and very real. It deals with people just like us, just as needy and screwed up as we […]

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 […]

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 […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 2 of Luke chapter 15

The Triple Meaning of the Story of the Lost Son [Luke chapter 15, verses 11-32] Hard to read this? Click here! 🙂 Last week when we completed the first part of Luke 15, we found ourselves with our Lord and Savior as he was teaching a large crowd of followers and those in need of […]

President Trump and James Comey should stop accusing one another

Regarding Judging or Accusing Other People: Those Who Call Us Liars Should Examine Themselves by Pastor Paul J. Bern Having trouble reading this? Click here! 🙂 Watching this past week’s spectacle in Washington surrounding Russia-gate, former FBI director James Comey’s firing, and his subsequent testimony under oath has reminded me once again about the folly […]