Does being able to pass a Bible Trivia test really matter in the scope of eternity? Will God give you more rewards in Heaven because you memorized facts about Scripture?
A lot of folks are do-it-yourself-ers these days with the cost of labor so high. But in the spiritual realm, we can't think we'll save money, time or effort in getting right with God.
While Alabama and Auburn football players will line up on the gridiron on Saturday to see who has the best team, the winner of the Seventh Annual Iron Bowl Food Drive has already been determined.
He owes nobody an explanation for what he chooses to do. He doesn't have to check with anyone to get their permission before he does it.
I can honestly tell you and everyone else who believes bullying was the root-cause of declining membership, nothing can be further from the truth.
Nationally, Baptist churches have declined from a high of 16,600,000 members in 2005 to a low in 2015 of 15,295,000 -- a decline of 8.5 percent.
"I exhort therefore, that first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks be made for all men; for kings and for all that are in authority ..." (1 Tim. 2:1-2).
It was in 2011 that the college sent me to a conference in Boston. On a free afternoon I rented a car and drove to Lexington and Concord--the birthplace of the American Revolution where shots were fired heard around the world. I'd not intended to go, but I saw a sign declaring Walden Pond at…
Some will stick with their long-held political allegiances. Others will retreat to the philosophy of choosing the lesser of two evils. But for those of us who are Christians, whose hearts are in allegiance to God, we should vote our conscience.
When Jesus took bread and wine and spoke these words, “Take, eat; this is My body ... Drink of it, all of you, for this is My blood of the covenant” ... what did He mean?
The Bible exhorts a believer not to marry outside the faith. This doesn't have anything to do with denominations -- our Baptist daughter married a Presbyterian and is active with her husband in their church. But the prohibition does mean children of God are to marry other children of God.
Elliot Jaques coined the phrase "mid-life crisis" in 1965, and we've commonly adopted his phrase as a descriptor of the aberrant behavior so many display.
The “2016 State of American Theology Study” landed on some disturbing findings for those of us who rely on the Bible to define our Christian beliefs.
Volunteers for the Christian Love Pantry were recognized for their hard work and service to the community at a special appreciation luncheon this week.
Our churches are flailing. Clever gimmicks, marketing schemes and entertainment that feed the appetites of carnal men are fast-replacing the pure exposition of Scripture. But “If it takes a circus to reach them, it takes a circus to keep them.”