“Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people” (Proverbs 14:34). Our country is on a downhill slide and, I’m afraid, it’s irreversible. One author describes it as “slouching towards Gomorrah,’ while another analyses it as “the closing of the American mind!” Now, it is not uncommon to find sin flaunted by … Continue reading A Nation Demoralized
“For the time will come when they will not endure sound doctrine, but according to their own desires, because they have itching ears they will heap up for themselves teachers; and they will turn their ears away from the truth, and be turned aside to fables” (II Timothy 4:3, 4) So here’s this guy who … Continue reading Which Joel?
"Let them alone. They are blind leaders of the blind. And if the blind leads the blind, both will fall into a ditch" (Matthew 15:14) Just recently, on several occasions, someone pointed out to me that things are going awry in this world because so many are blind - - they've been blinded by greed … Continue reading “They’re Blind?” Really?
“And do this, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep; for now our salvation is nearer than when we first believed” (Romans 13:11). I am aware that several of those who read this weekly column are born-again Christians (John, chapter 3). They attend their Bible-preaching, Bible-teaching churches regularly. … Continue reading Christian Smugness
"Come now, you who say, 'Today or tomorrow we will go to such and such a city, spend a year there, buy and sell, and make a profit;' whereas you do not know what will happen tomorrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then … Continue reading Determining Your Own Destiny