CONFRONTING EVIL

“Wars and rumors of wars.”–  These words are a painful reality for many. Most of us not in hostile areas are so inundated with the devastation of war and terrorism on television that, after a while, we want to push it away, hoping that it will disappear. Unfortunately, it is our daily dose of reality, […]

With gentleness and respect

I like to try to explain why I believe in God and Jesus Christ. It not only affirms what I feel to be true but allows me to reaffirm it in my heart. but, I also hope that I can help those who are searching for truth to find it. I hear the rhetoric of […]

The Difference between True Commitment and Fanaticism

Religious fanaticism has a prominent place in recent news coverage. Those who are committed to proving that religion is by nature irrational and fanatical have more than enough examples to support their belief. Religious people are seen as lunatics, extremists who are willing to do almost anything to promote their cause and belief system. Unfortunately, […]

Mission of the Triune God

God has revealed himself to be a triune Being, one God expressed in three Persons in perfect unity. Therefore each Person shares in every aspect of mission, yet each of the three Persons of the Trinity have distinct roles in the mission of God. God the Father offers mankind salvation and reconciliation. It is He […]

BEARING SPIRITUAL FRUIT

Fruit of the Spirit In Galatians 5:22-26, Paul describes and delineates the fruit of the Spirit as “love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.: He adds an important condition to growing the fruit of the Spirit, He observes: “Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and […]