There are lots of phony ‘gods’ in the modern world, but only One is authentic

The Only God That’s Real by Pastor Paul J. Bern For better small screen viewing, click here πŸ™‚ Like nearly everyone else, with the exception of the ‘war hawks’ in the Pentagon who obey without questioning, I too am appalled by the fighting in the Middle East and northeastern Africa over natural resources, politics and […]

Free book excerpt #17 from blogger and author Rev. Paul J. Bern

What If We Didn’t Need Money? (excerpt from “Occupying America: We Shall Overcome” by Rev. Paul J. Bern) Watch the video at http://youtu.be/Z20l9ohORN4 What are these law enforcement folks protecting to begin with? The assets, infrastructure and personal privacy and security of the top 1%, that’s what! The problem with that is the top 1% […]

A Different Sort of Christmas Message for 2017

Does Anybody Really Know What Time This Is? Does Anybody Really Care? By Web pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here πŸ™‚ This week’s commentary is titled the same as that 1970 song by β€œChicago”. The holiday season is what time it is. Question is, does anybody really care about […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 2 of Luke chapter 16

Jesus, Rich People, and the Story of Lazarus [Luke chapter 16, verses 16-31] To view this in any browser, click here! πŸ™‚ Previously, when we closed out our study of the first half of chapter 16, Jesus was rebuking the Pharisees because they were sneering at him for telling them they could serve God or […]

Capitalism, the Bible, and Authentic Christianity

The New Face of Capitalism Compared to Authentic Christianity and the Bible by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in your browser, click here! πŸ™‚ The capitalist, debt-based economic system that we find ourselves enslaved by for the last few decades – and even before that – has reared its ugly head yet again […]

America is sick with greed, and I’m just plain sick of it

America’s Sick Culture of Greed – the 7 Warning Signs by Rev. Paul J. Bern The apostle Paul, in his first letter to his deacon Timothy, admonished him to be wary of the pursuit of money and material wealth. About 1,950 years ago, Paul wrote, β€œBut Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought […]

Greed and Inequality Flourish While Organized Religion Ignores It

Mainstream Churches Fail to Condemn Greed While Inequality and Homelessness Mushroom by Rev. Paul J. Bern Inexcusable! Our nation is being savaged by economic hard times, but many pastors are afraid to talk about its causes, lest they offend anyone and risk losing members who pay their ‘tithes’. In light of this I would like […]