Being Good Isn’t Good Enough

Former mayor of New York City, Michael Bloomberg, once stated in an interview that he has little doubt about what awaits him in eternity. Citing his work on gun control, obesity, and smoking cessation, Bloomberg said, “I am telling you if there is a…

Watch Your Mouth

Karen Carpenter was an amazing vocalist who made up one-half of the popular singing duo, The Carpenters, along with her brother Richard. Sadly, Karen’s life was cut short as she died of heart failure at the age of thirty-two. Her death was later attributed…

YOU’RE NOT THE EXCEPTION!

I cannot tell you how many individuals I have studied the Bible with who felt as though it was a waste of time because, in their mind, they had done too much wrong. God could never forgive them. I have counseled with numerous Christians…

Everything in Moderation?

EVERYTHING IN MODERATION. I’m sure you have heard this statement before. Many well-intentioned folks, even Christians, have used this statement as a mantra for living. But what message is being sent with this phrase? What is the motivation behind it? Typically people will employ…

“HE WHO IS WITHOUT SIN…” IT DOESN’T MEAN THAT!

  I have found a surefire way to get non-Christians to quote the Bible. All I do is pick a controversial issue within society. I then declare it to be wrong or sinful, and people who can’t even distinguish Genesis from Revelation are quick…

SUNDAY PREVIEW: Malignant Talk!

Many in our society live by the motto, “If you can’t say something nice about someone, let’s hear it.” Think about all of the television programs that specialize in gossip: Access Hollywood, TMZ, Extra, and a host of others cater to the public’s insatiable…

SUNDAY PREVIEW: It’s Not Easy Being Green

It was the master musician Kermit the frog who sang It’s Not Easy Being Green. It wasn’t a hit on the billboard charts. It wasn’t nominated for a Grammy. It was simply the musings of a puppet frog who, to be quite honest, seemed to…