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 ๐Ÿ™‚ 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 […]

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 ๐Ÿ™‚ This week’s commentary is titled the same as that 1970 song by โ€œChicagoโ€. The holiday season is what time it is. Question is, does anybody really care about […]

Why Materialism and the Spirit of the Holidays Will Always Be At Odds

Institutionalized Consumerism, Black Friday Weekend, and the Bible by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here ๐Ÿ™‚ The psychopathology of consumerism and the subtle brain washing of mind control โ€“ these are the insidious institutions that Americans find themselves subjected to on a daily basis, and all in the holy […]

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! ๐Ÿ™‚ 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. […]

Bible study this week will be part 3 of Luke chapter 12

Maintaining a Sense of Heightened Awareness for Christ [Luke chapter 12, verses 35-48] To view this in your browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ Last week when we finished part 2 of Luke’s gospel, Jesus was giving some extended teaching time to the apostles, as well as the large crowd that had gathered around Jesus to listen, […]

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! ๐Ÿ™‚ 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 […]

We can have fame and fortune or a personal relationship with Christ, but we can’t have both

Wealth or Jesus: We Must Pick One or the Other by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in a browser, click here! ๐Ÿ™‚ The definition of cognitive dissonance is a personโ€™s brain trying to reconcile two contradicting realities. One common example of this is an abusive relationship, where the man/woman obviously understands thereโ€™s abuse […]