Category Archives: Christianity

A REBORN CHRISTIAN LEARNS NOT TO CODDLE HIS SIN

The thief on the cross prayed “remember me” and received eternal life for that prayer. If a Muslim has lived a deceived life, perhaps even a member of ISIS, at the moment a bullet is taking him, cries out to … Continue reading

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INNOCENTS IN HELL? NEVER! (Part 4)

What about those who have never heard a gospel preacher nor read a gospel message?  Jesus’ message about the little children for them is as true as it is to the Christian family. Consider the following ideas when pondering this … Continue reading

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INNOCENTS IN HELL? NEVER! (Part 3)

In part 2 of this series, I gave you a run down of my “sins” and what I believe was a progression to sin against God.  Sins against God are deliberate choices made in rebellion or disobedience to his word, … Continue reading

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INNOCENTS IN HELL? NEVER! (Part 2)

One’s experience will never surpass scripture for truth; however, it might be significant as a  possible revelation to a truth, if it agrees with the scriptures.  So I’m going to tell you my “sins” as best I can remember them as a … Continue reading

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INNOCENTS IN HELL? NEVER! (Part 1)

Okay, my dears, gather round me while I talk of things many do not know, things argued about among Christians, scripture interpretations, and all that stuff that doesn’t matter much in the light of eternity.  Our question is: “How can … Continue reading

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ARE WE MAKING DISCIPLES?

My picture looks like I am happier than my words sound today! I just ran on to a note I made sometime; don’t remember when nor where, but it still resonates with me. Obviously I was disturbed about our “new” … Continue reading

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UPON THIS TRUTH

I’m using a poem written by Bill to emphasize a foundational truth on which to hook our spiritual Monday moorings. We throw out the anchor. In so doing, we hope to point out some fundamentals of the Gospel. Jesus died, … Continue reading

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LIVING WITH JESUS

Back when I taught a class of new Christians, I prepared the following article, which I just came across in some file clean-up. I think it is worth sharing. Jesus tells us to “Go and make disciples…” This advice is … Continue reading

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STICK TO THE BASICS

If you were in a class, Philosophy 102, it would probably not be long before you would be asked questions such as these: what are we here for, where did we come from, what is our purpose, and where are … Continue reading

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NEGOTIATING A SETTLEMENT

The following scenario was from many years ago. It took place when my grandsons were about four and five. Sammy, the younger child, is playing with a little cross. Danny “Pretend you didn’t want it,” as he reaches for it.” … Continue reading

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