Sadly, many do not have the right understanding of the proper role family (biological and spiritual) should play in the Christian life. Instead, many have (perhaps unknowingly) placed family on a platform above or equal to the worship of God.
Many of us are tormented with “what if’s” in our lives. “What if I’d gone to the doctor sooner?” or “What if I’d not driven that route that day?” or “What if I’d been morally stronger?”
New Beginning Missionary Baptist Church in Pell City has a long list of gospel groups slated for the 2016 End of the Year Gospel Explosion.
While the majority are not, some churches are cancelling their regular scheduled worship services on Christmas day. The phenomenon is growing each year. It has resulted in heated debate in the church and on social media.
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?