Where does faith come from? The Bible and the Bible only. Faith Comes By Hearing the Word of God – David R. Pharr.
So far in this series of articles we’ve studied how the Holy Spirit worked during biblical times, and have seen that the Bible shows that the most well known facet of the work of the Holy Spirit – miraculous spiritual gifts such as speaking in tongues and healing the sick – was done only in… Read More How Does The Holy Spirit Work Today? (Part 3)
The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately sick; who can understand it? Jeremiah 17:9 – Scripture of the Day (February 17, 2014) First off, apologies on this being two days late. You know how it is. Sometimes life gets in the way of the things we have planned. A popular mantra heard today… Read More The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things…
“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.
Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life. He does not come into judgment, but has passed from death to life. John 5:24 – Scripture of the Day (January 21, 2014) To pass “from death to life.” To not “come into judgment,” which means… Read More Whoever Hears My Word And Believes Him Who Sent Me Has Eternal Life…
As a father, I think a lot about the command given to fathers in Ephesians 6:4. This is a command that God did not give to mothers, although mothers also are to bring their children up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord (Prov. 31:26-28, 30). The command in Ephesians 6:4 is given to… Read More What Makes A Good Leader?
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?
(This is the final part of a series on correctly interpreting the Bible. I encourage you to also read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4. Certainly much more can be said about accurate hermeneutics; this series is meant to be a kind of general overview of the subject. Nevertheless, it is my… Read More Accurate Hermeneutics: Interpreting The Bible Correctly (Part 5)