Many believe they can be faithful in the sight of God without following the Bible. Yet when the psalmist had “chosen the way of faithfulness,” he “set (God’s) rules before” him (v. 30). He clung to the Lord’s testimonies (v. 31), ran in the way of His commandments (v. 32), and asked God repeatedly to teach him “the way of your statutes” and give him understanding in order to keep His law (vs. 33-34). We rightly cite Paul’s words in Romans about how faith comes from hearing God’s Word (Rom. 10:17), but Psalms 119 shows us exactly how God wants us to hear His Word and the type of faith He wants it to produce. Christians, are we like the psalmist?… Read More My Thoughts on Psalm 119
Sin must be exposed for what it is with love and firmness (Ephesians 4:15; 5:11-12). That requires asking a simple question: “What does the Bible say?” May we all heed what Scriptures says and teach it to others (Mark 16:15-16).… Read More What Does The Bible Say?
Topics: vain repetition in prayer, the difference between disciples and apostles, whether it’s sinful to salute or honor national flags, why we refer to God’s Word as the “Bible,” the mark of Cain and the origin of his wife and the other inhabitants of Nod, whether it’s sinful to use church funds to benevolently help… Read More August 2015 Bible Questions & Answers
Gay Marriage, Miley Cyrus, Clive Bundy, School Shootings This article by Neal Pollard perfectly illustrates an observation I recently made to myself after going through the statistics records of my blog. In his article, Neal observes how people seem to be more interested in his articles that deal with sensationalistic issues than they are in… Read More Gay Marriage, Miley Cyrus, Clive Bundy, School Shootings
WARNING!! Everything you are about to read contains MAJOR spoilers about the movie Noah. In fact, if you go to see this movie after reading my review, it will be highly likely that you will know what’s about to happen right before it happens; that’s how detailed I plan to get in my synopsis of… Read More A Biblical Movie Review: Noah
“To have a home where the Bible is believed, taught, and celebrated is to know peace, love, enrichment, and empowerment.” (Terry Wheeler) Do yourself a favor and read this great article from the September/October 2013 issue of the Carolina Messenger. The Faith Once Delivered – J.T. Wheeler.
Since I started this blog a few weeks ago, I’ve had some really good questions pop up in the comments to my various articles and in private e-mails to me. These questions are legitimate and deserve a biblical, logical answer. Therefore, I’m starting a “Questions” category in my blog, and from time to time I’ll… Read More Questions: Is The Bible The Only Way God Communicates With Man? Is It Really From God?