Envy- The Green Eyed Monster

Envy- The Green Eyed Monster

Envy:  “Discontent at the excellence or good fortune of another, frequently in the Bible with the distinct idea of malice or spite.  The revisions often replace it with jealousy”  (Cruden’s Complete Concordance). From this definition we can see that envy is a feeling...
Things to Ponder…

Things to Ponder…

Perhaps the greatest sin of our day which is committed by members of the church of Christ is the sin of silence.  Most preachers of the present generation are guilty of this sin, along with most members of the church.  Many know the truth of Christianity but they will...
A Single Solution

A Single Solution

We have a little girl at our congregation who has a standard answer to most questions. If you ask her and the other children who built the ark, her answer is “God.” If you ask who was in the ark, her reply is “God.” If you ask who is in Africa, she will say, “God.”...
What if They Won’t Listen?

What if They Won’t Listen?

Ezekiel was a prophet of God. He lived at a dark time in Israel. When the Babylonians attacked Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel and other Jews were deported to Babylon. Eight years later the Babylonians attacked Jerusalem again. This time Ezekiel and thousands of others...
Saints in a Sewer

Saints in a Sewer

The Roman historian Tacitus said the ancient city of Rome was like a sewer into which the filth of all the nations flowed. He was not a Christian. In fact, he said Christianity was a “depraved superstition.” But his assessment of the moral condition of Rome was right....