What is Anthropomorphism?

Anthropomorphism is the attribution of human characteristics, behaviors, emotions, or intentions to non-human entities (e.g. animals, objects, even cartoon characters).   The term “anthropomorphism” is a combination of two Greek words, “anthropos,” which...

A “Jonah and the Whale” Experience

Many skeptics claim that the prophet Jonah could not have been swallowed by a whale.  The whole story, they think, was impossible.  But was it?  Perhaps an incident that happened recently will give them a reason to believe.Wildlife photographer and experienced diver,...

You’ll Never Walk Alone

What storm is troubling your life?  Does it feel like a hurricane or a tidal wave overwhelming you, and even overtaking you completely? When life’s storms rage, there’s a calm to be found — and it’s hope in your heart. That Hope is Jesus.  He...

How Should You Observe Lent?

Check out our “Get Started List for Lent” (below). Lent begins a season of 40 days before Easter Sunday that are intended to be a time of reflection and preparation.  Much in the same way as Advent, Lent is to be a time of commitment, a time of making a...

Do You Have a Heart for God?

In Acts 13 we read about the apostle Paul standing up in the synagogue at Pisidian Antioch and delivering a message to the Jews regarding Jesus the Christ. In the context of his historical teaching regarding Israel, Paul made a most interesting statement about King...

Saved by the Bell

[Downloadable PDF of the Salvation Bell below]The New Year has come and, for many, the memory of Christmas has already faded away. With each new day comes a fresh new hope for a year of joy and peace.  A Word of CautionDon’t rush too quickly into the new year.  Don’t...