Who Deserves My Vote?

With the final debate complete and less than two weeks until the election, have you made up your mind? When I look at the candidates running in the 2020 Presidential election, I see two vastly different individuals. Which, if any, deserves my vote? The short answer is that neither deserves a vote nor the opportunity … Continue reading Who Deserves My Vote?

God Extends a Lifeline

Because God is a just god, his morality requires that all sin receive its due punishment, which is death, the consequence resulting from separation from God (Romans 3:10-12,23, Romans 6:23).  But not wanting anyone to die, God planned right from the beginning to provide the means of salvation for anyone who chooses to accept it.  … Continue reading God Extends a Lifeline

Am I Living a Façade?

Am I truly saved, or am I deceiving myself and living a façade? That is a question that was recently posed to me. And how can you truly know? Or can you? Is it even possible? Before I go any further, let me define what I am referring to when I use the word "saved". … Continue reading Am I Living a Façade?

Catholic, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Protestant,…or any other church affiliation: Are you saved?

After spending a lot of time reading and studying Paul’s letters, It has become more and more apparent to me that many churches around the world are guilty of preaching a different gospel than the one originally proclaimed by the early church fathers. Before I go any further, I want to be clear that I … Continue reading Catholic, Presbyterian, Lutheran, Protestant,…or any other church affiliation: Are you saved?

Tested Genuineness

We are all molded by the people, surroundings, and other influences that we grow up, in, and around, and by the trials we endure. Some things become integral parts of who we are and are genuine aspects of our being. If something is truly genuine, there is absolutely nothing that can change it under any … Continue reading Tested Genuineness

Homosexuality: What is it and What Does the Bible say about it with regard to marriage and family?

This article is a follow-up to a previous article that was published a couple of weeks ago, "Same-sex Marriage, the Gospel, and what does either have to do with the other".  If you have not read it, or wish to revisit it before continuing with this article you may do so here. http://wp.me/p4FyFa-1P.  If you … Continue reading Homosexuality: What is it and What Does the Bible say about it with regard to marriage and family?

Eternity in View – Chapter 2 – Gymnastics, Education, Family, and Fun

Previous Chapter  ∗   Next Chapter Many of the experiences I had during the next five years were unrelated, but all my memories during that time began to prepare me for bigger things to come. Although I was unaware of it happening, a support network was developing around me, which would be vital during the following … Continue reading Eternity in View – Chapter 2 – Gymnastics, Education, Family, and Fun