“Speak, Exhort, and Rebuke with all Authority”

“Speak, Exhort, and Rebuke with all Authority”

In Titus Chapter 2, verse 15, God breathes unto Paul these words to tell Titus, “These things speak, and exhort, and rebuke with all authority. Let no man despise thee.” This would likewise apply to all faithful Gospel preachers and all faithful Gospel teachers. ...
The Sovereignty of Divine Institutions

The Sovereignty of Divine Institutions

The word autonomous means self-governing. Though this word is not used in the Bible, the idea is taught in Scripture. We rightly say that each congregation of Jesus’ church is to manage its own affairs. The New Testament plan is to have “elders in every church” (Acts...
Where is the Band at Your Church?

Where is the Band at Your Church?

One of the most common questions people ask us is why we don’t use musical instruments in our worship. There are different ways to answer and explain. Here is one way that may seem strange at first, but if the person thinks about it he will answer his own question....
Blinders on Baptism

Blinders on Baptism

How can a person not see the plain truth? This amazes and frustrates honest people, but it seems to be the order of the day. We are not as surprised at people in the world as we are with those who say they believe the Bible and yet reject it when it suits them. A...
Marriage Remains the Same.

Marriage Remains the Same.

Jesus says in Matthew 19:4-6, “Have ye not read, that he which made them at the beginning made them male and female, And said, For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife: and they twain shall be one flesh? Wherefore they are no...