What is Truth?

What is Truth? In the Book of Luke, Chapter 9, at verse 62, we find this: Jesus said, “No man, having put his hand to the plow, and looking back, is fit for the kingdom of God.” I can remember as a boy reading that verse and not having a clue what it meant. I’ve never been behind a horse-drawn plow,...

God Blessed America

God Blessed America In a world where the mere mention of God in a public setting or context can draw more concern and dismay than any number of profane messages, we must stop and ask ourselves what has happened to steer things so far down so many undesirable paths. Abraham Lincoln wrote, “It is announced...

Repentance is Always Possible

In Heb. 6, we find a passage that has been worrisome for more than a few Christians, especially those who at some point wavered in their walk of faith. Verses 4-6: “For it is impossible for those who were once enlightened, and have tasted the heavenly gift, and have become partakers of the Holy Spirit,...

In Praise of Praise

“I will bless the Lord at all times; His praise shall continually be in my mouth.” Psalms 34:1 The scriptures tell us to “praise God.” We know that that is what Christians do. They praise God. They worship God. But do all of us understand WHY we praise God? I ask because I suspect that there are many...

Though He Be Dead, He Yet Speaks

He was converted to the ancient faith by Restoration legends Barton Stone and Benjamin Franklin (the preacher, not the Founding Father). He was a crusty old-timer known for “always calling a spade a spade,” yet he was equally notable for his forgiving, sacrificing spirit. In those days when...