So far, here's what I've had to say about the latest sad event in the lives of famous people. I bring them together here, in case you've not seen them scattered around the net. All of them are brief, the last a few more words than the other two. ...continue reading
She gave her notice at work, today's her last day. Moving out of her apartment in Mt. Juliet TN. Saturday week she moves ... into a dorm at Freed-Hardeman Univ. ...continue reading
Some Christians are converted out of the world, where they had little or no religious background. They become Christians, but after a time they bump into the Lordship of Jesus Christ, in practical living. So when he orders something they don't like, they leave the Way and join a denomination that permits them to follow their human desires. And there they stay, talking about Jesus as Lord and Savior, but denying his sovereignty over their lives, thinking that God will approve of their religion. ...continue reading
Today, I offered to my children a pocket-sized, leather-bound New Testament of mine, printed in 1975 by Star Bible. I probably bought it shortly after arriving at FHU that same year. It has my name embossed in gold on the front cover. ...continue reading
If you identify your congregation by a person (pastor or leader) other than Christ, either you're not in the right church or you're not the right kind of Christian.
Christ does not brook the exaltation of man. The church belongs to him. No person has the right to be known for the work of Christ. ...continue reading
by J. Randal Matheny
Scratchy black on foggy white,
The early chill of mountain height,
The leafless still of sapless bark,
Against the weakened morn stands dark. ...continue reading
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The shortcut you think may save you time and grief may never get you to your destination. It may seem the quickest way. It promises to reroute you, past the hard incline, around the boulders, and over bogs. But it may well end in the thick of the forest, where it throws you into a tangle of briars and limbs and crevices from which you cannot extricate yourself. ...continue reading
Who hasn't heard someone say, after the gospel truth has been shared, "That's just your interpretation"? To that, one could well reply, "Friend, this is the right interpretation, because Jesus said it was." ...continue reading
Astronomy Picture of the Day. Click on the photo for a larger view.