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 Rule for Success (Joshua 1:8)

A Rule for Success (Joshua 1:8)

Moses, who had led the children of Israel out of Egypt and through 40 years of wanderings in the wilderness, had died in the land of Moab (Deut. 34:5). It was time for a new leader to take charge and lead them into conquering the land that God had promised them....
Melting Pot Religion

Melting Pot Religion

Religion in America is becoming more and more diverse. A study conducted by the Cultural Research Center directed by George Barna concluded that the dominant worldview in this country is not a single religion or philosophy. It is a mixture of different beliefs, a...
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...
How a Prophet of God Endured a Crisis

How a Prophet of God Endured a Crisis

Elijah the prophet lived during hard times in Israel. First, there was a severe drought. It did not rain for three and a half years (James 5:17). Food was scarce and people were hungry. Even the king barely had enough grass to keep his animals alive. This was also a...