There are some preachers that are fairly well known who preach some sort of legalism. Sure, they don’t call it that because legalism is a sort of “dirty word” in Christianity these days (rightly so, in my humble opinion)– yet that’s what it is. It’s not hard to pull verses out of context [or not … Continue reading Answering Legalism
There are so many Bibles available today that it almost staggers the mind. It seems like, since the seventies when the “Living Bible” came out and was embraced by Billy Graham, the number of translations and versions to hit the market has exploded. Prior to that, we had variations of the KJV such as the … Continue reading What Bible Should I Read???
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for … Continue reading Saved By Faith
When you come down to it, it’s really all about love. So many people (non-Christians and Christians alike) seem to think that God is some kind of angry, vengeful being who takes some delight in inflicting pain and suffering on His disobedient children and death for those who reject Him. Nothing could be farther from … Continue reading All About Love
For now the winter is past; the rain has ended and gone away. The blossoms appear in the countryside. The time of singing has come, and the turtledove’s cooing is heard in our land. The fig tree ripens its figs; the blossoming vines give off their fragrance. Arise, my darling. Come away, my beautiful one. … Continue reading Reposted from one of my other blogs: Waiting [impatiently] for Spring!
I especially love the Book of Romans, because it explains so much about the grace of God and all it accomplishes for us as believers in Jesus. We know we cannot measure up to the law, because we have tried so often and utterly failed. Religious rules and regulations, no matter how virtuous they may … Continue reading Romans: Victory Over The Carnal Mind