Longsuffering

Longsuffering

Longsuffering is defined as: “having or showing patience in spite of troubles, esp. those caused by other people” (New Oxford American Dictionary). In his explanation of the words that are translated “longsuffering” in the Scriptures, W. E. Vine lists as synonyms...
God is Laughing

God is Laughing

“Why do the nations rage, And the people plot a vain thing? The kings of the earth set themselves, And the rulers take counsel together, Against the Lord and against His Anointed, saying, ‘Let us break Their bonds in pieces And cast away Their cords from...
Light for the Road Ahead

Light for the Road Ahead

Change is stressful. Our country is torn apart and the world seems turned upside down. The Bible is balm for our hearts in these troubled times. One book in particular shows us how to think as we adjust. It is the book of Ecclesiastes. Here are some verses that will...
Renew 2021: TBC Lectureship Set for Feb. 27-28

Renew 2021: TBC Lectureship Set for Feb. 27-28

Troubling times over the past year have set the stage for a lecture series that will focus on comfort. Tennessee Bible College’s annual Renew Lectureship is scheduled for Feb. 27 and 28 at Northeast Church of Christ, 450 Grandview Dr. The theme is “Let Not Your Heart...
How Will This End?

How Will This End?

Jesus spoke of a time when men would be in great “perplexity” with their “hearts failing them from fear and the expectation of those things which are coming on the earth” (Luke 21:25-26). The calamity of which He spoke was the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 A.D. by...