Spiritual Growth

Spiritual Growth

“As newborn babes, desire the sincere milk of the word, that ye may grow thereby” (I Peter 2:2). “But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ” (II Peter 3:18). These scriptures tell us that it is possible for God’s children to grow; it is...
Perils in Church Buildings?

Perils in Church Buildings?

I was touring one of the oldest log church buildings in America when I noticed holes in the walls. “What are these holes?” I asked. A guide explained that they were drilled so men could put their rifles through the holes to shoot at Indians if they attacked while the...
Will the Smoke of 2020 Ever Clear?

Will the Smoke of 2020 Ever Clear?

It was a feeling combat soldiers call “the fog of war.” That’s how one official described the situation at the Pentagon on that fateful day of September 11, 2001. Colonel Matthew Kilmow was serving as executive assistant to the Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of...
The Church Needs to be Militant

The Church Needs to be Militant

Militant: “1: engaged in warfare; 2: aggressively active esp. in a cause” (The Merriam-Webster Dictionary). These are trying times for the Lord’s church.  We are constantly being encouraged and taught that we should love everybody, never offend anyone or be...
All Souls Matter!

All Souls Matter!

I do not remember a time in my life when I didn’t know the verse “red and yellow black and white, they are precious in His sight.” My parents brought me into the world singing to me Jesus Loves the Little Children. I am convinced they meant every word they were...