What I did for my involuntary vacation

What It’s Like for a Technology Guy to Have to Do Without a Computer for an Agonizing 19 Days, or: The Lessons On Patience That God Just Took the Time to Teach Me by Web Minister Paul J. Bern By now most of my regular readers have seen the automated postings coming from myself, sent […]

Sometimes Poverty and Homelessness Have to be Tackled One Person at a Time

Bottles of Water and Eternal Rewards by Minister Paul J. Bern Those of you who from here in Atlanta who know me personally are well aware that every time I’m out and about, I keep my eyes wide open for anyone in significant need. I’m not talking about the usual cadre of panhandlers posing as […]

This week’s ongoing Biblical study will be part 1 of Acts chapter 3

The Apostle Peter Shows Us How It’s Done [Acts chapter 3, verses 1-15] To view this in any browser, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we closed out chapter 2 of the Book of Acts in our ongoing study of the writings of the apostle Luke, I presented some discussion points regarding how churches and […]

The Beatitudes 2.0

The ‘Flip Side’ of the Teachings of Christ Jesus by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this in any browser, click here πŸ™‚ For this week’s commentary I will, once again but from a different angle, demonstrate that the teachings and presence of the Lord in Spirit and in Truth are more relevant today than […]

This week’s Biblical study will be part 1 of Acts chapter 2

The Holy Spirit Comes at Pentecost [Acts chapter 2, verses 1-21] For viewing in any browser, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we concluded our study of chapter one of the Book of Acts, Matthias had just been elected by straw poll to replace the disgraced Judas. These were the 12 apostles from that point […]

The Coming New Year Could Be a Rough Ride for Those Who Are Unprepared

A Warning From the Lord Regarding America’s Future If She Doesn’t Change Her Ways by Pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here πŸ™‚ For my final posting for 2017, I’m going to pass along another warning from the Lord regarding the future of our country, or the future of the […]

This week’s guest post is from Neil Vermillion

My Guest Post for This Week by pastor Paul J. Bern To view this on my website, click here πŸ™‚ During this Christmas holiday, I will be spending some time with friends and giving myself a chance to take time for some R&R. While I’m away, I would like to introduce you to a colleague […]

Free book excerpt #17 from author, blogger and Web pastor Paul J. Bern

β€œThe Apostles In Plain English Vol. 1: the Apostle Paul” by Rev. Paul J. Bern (c) 2017 by Rev. Paul J. Bern and CreateSpace.com Β  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 […]

This week’s Bible study will be part 4 of Luke chapter 23

Jesus Dies and is Buried [Luke chapter 23, verses 44-56] To view this on my website, click here πŸ™‚ Last week in our ongoing study of the writings of the apostle Luke, we left off at the place where one of the condemned men on the cross had just asked Jesus to β€œremember me when […]

This week’s Biblical teaching will be part 2 of Luke chapter 22

Who Is the Greatest? There Is No Such Thing As Far As Christ Is Concerned [Luke chapter 22, verses 20-38] To view this on my website, click here πŸ™‚ Last week when we left off at verse 19, Jesus and the Twelve were seated at the Last Supper as they celebrated Passover together. Today as […]