Where are the nine?

Where are the nine?

Luke records an occasion where ten lepers presented themselves to Christ crying from afar off, “…have mercy on us.” Jesus had pity upon these men and healed them “as they went” to show themselves to the priests. When they did what He told them to do, Jesus saved them...
Gender, Culture and Scripture

Gender, Culture and Scripture

It’s time to preach the truth in love.   The Harsh Reality Here is the harsh reality — members of the Lord’s church of Christ are confused. It is no longer uncommon to see the wife functioning as the head of the household. And increasingly more debated is the role of...
A Higher Calling

A Higher Calling

The words of exhortation to a young preacher Timothy from a seasoned servant, Paul provided great instruction then and still does today. The challenge was to be “an example to the believer” (I Tim. 4:12). This was a high calling for a young man, and a challenge to...
Hardship of Parents

Hardship of Parents

Raising children to live right is a hard job in an evil world. It always has been. There are times when this training is more difficult because good people are so few and godly, conscientious parents have little support.  For instance, honesty and hard work were...
Thoughtlessly Adrift

Thoughtlessly Adrift

“Soul you are drifting along on the tide, Out on life’s ocean so boundless and wide”   V. O. Fossett  When visiting Niagara Falls New York, it is amazing to see the awesome sight of the world famous water falls.  Part of the experience is to see and recognize the...