What is Profitable Godliness?

We all want to do that which is “profitable,” right?  But in the day in which we live there are many things that compete for our attention.  There is much to chase after.  The things that capture our eyes, our thoughts, and sometimes even our hearts, include:  ...

Movie Review: I Can Only Imagine

I recently saw the movie, “I Can Only Imagine.”  I encourage all Christians to see this movie at the theater.  Don’t wait for the DVD, see it now!  It’s amazing and powerful on the silver screen. The story will encourage you with grace and inspire you with hope.  The...

The Chief Purpose of Man

The Bible says in Eph 3:21, “to [God] be glory in the church.” It is our highest calling, our very purpose, to glorify God: 1 Cor 10:31  Whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. The main verb in this verse is “do.” It...

101 Truths About Our Identity in Christ

Confidence and hope increases when we learn and remember who we are in Christ. Throughout the New Testament we are given reminders of what God has done for us and the precious promises of what it means to belong to Jesus.  Our identity is found in Jesus.   Read the...

What’s Your Obsession?

I first heard the song “One Pure and Holy Passion”  in 2001. ¹   The words to the song are moving and inspiring; and they have been hidden in my heart for many years. I often recall the words as a reminder of the Person I want to follow, the Person I want to be the...

Before Time Began. . .

The Most Dangerous Place to Live in the United States? In the womb of a mother.  Abortion must be stopped. January 22, 2018 marks the 45th anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, the law that was passed making abortion legal in the United States.  In our country alone, more than...

Freedom Is Not Free

Let us never take for granted the cost of freedom.  The price must be paid by someone.  We are quick to remember that Jesus paid the penalty for our sins to secure our liberty in Him, but are we just as quick to remember all the brave men and women who have served our...

Great is the Lord

October 31st, 2017 marked the 500th anniversary of the Great Reformation.  Read more about the historical event and the movement that changed the face of Christendom forever. The Great Reformation  What are the Five Solas? A Great Christian Song for Halloween The Most...

Reformation Quiz: Discerning Truth and Error

History has shown that men often alter biblical doctrine to better fit with their own beliefs and traditions (eg. Mk 7)  The Reformation was a movement to correct that.  Men of the Scriptures, against great opposition and the threat of death, set about reforming the...