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Question #25: Does Christ’s death mean all our sins can be forgiven?

Answer: Yes, because Christ’s death on the cross fully paid the penalty for our sin, God graciously imputes Christ’s righteousness to us as if it were our own and...

Break out of Your Coma toward Christ

Hear or see or understand or remember something that Jesus has intended for you.

So far, only God understands the science behind Quantum Entanglements.

Quantum physics can be proven, but not yet explained.

Is There a Difference between Patriotism and Nationalism?

Without a resurgence in Patriotism our country and the world is in great jeopardy.

Is God Carrying Your Burden or Are You

Tell God that you are giving Him the burdens that you have been carrying around. And rest, assured that He is willing and able to bear them.

Are You an Active ‘Work in Progress’

Be committed to joining in on the work that God wants to do in and through you. No longer be a bystander or a casual observer.

“The more we know God, the more humble we should become.”

His ways are above our ways (Isaiah 55:9).

History and Theology of the Hymn, “How Firm a Foundation”

Why did J. Vernon McGee use "How Firm a Foundation" for his opening radio show?

Are You a Christian in Name Only

Send out a message by your words and actions that can only be labeled with the name of Jesus.

The Unseen Substance of Faith

Is this what Peter was walking on out of the boat?

What can You Afford to Lose

Consider what you might be losing in the midst of all that you are getting.

“A man does not call a line crooked unless he has some idea of a straight line.”

It is a matter of understanding good by experiencing evil.

How can the Southern Baptists be Losing Members but Gaining in Baptisms and Attendance?

Membership is down, yet worship and professions of faith are up in the largest evangelical denomination in America.

Question # 24: Why was it necessary for Christ, the Redeemer, to die?

Answer: Since death is the punishment for sin, Christ died willingly in our place to deliver...

When Jesus is the Only One Left

Enjoy all those that God has placed around you. See each as an opportunity to get closer to the God that made you.

Let God Turn You Around

Ask God to turn you back in the direction that He wants you to go. If you are covered in doubt, let the truth of His Word direct your next step.

Why Do Born-Again Christians Do Bad Things?

Answering from a Biblical Christian Worldview, we need to take the Scriptures as a unified, inerrant, God-inspired document and look at all types of sin.

Which Thief Are You

Ask God to remind you of all He's done for you, and all He's given you and taken for you. Live today in humble gratitude for His mercy and grace.

Identifying Marks

We live in a world that looks for a mark of validation.

Faith never knows where it is being led, but it loves and knows the One who is leading.

Hebrews 11:1 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.

Who is the Main Character in Your Life

Let something much more powerful than rules or permissions guide your actions and your intentions.

Patterns of the Infinite: Understanding Chaos in God’s World

How unpredictability reveals a higher plan.

Ask Questions of God, not Man

Don't assume you've been asking the right questions. ask Him what to ask.

Trump Transcript on God and Prayer

How do you interpret Trump's response to the question of God and prayer?

The world is growing dark.

What should be our response?

Question # 23: Why must the Redeemer be truly God?

Answer: That because of his divine nature his obedience and suffering would be perfect and effective;...

God’s 2 x 4 Approach

Ask God to open your eyes to things that have you under their control.

God offers three answers to prayer, yes, no, and wait.

Answered prayer is not always straightforward.

We Can Choose to Complain or Rejoice

Thank God for the ability to complain and the choice not to do it. And see if your waking hours are enough to exhaust all you could be thankful for.

Seek the Lord in the Good Times and Bad

Pray for God to strike another blow against Satan, even as the enemy attacks His precious children.

We should be so joyful from God’s grace that others would respond by saying, ‘I wish I had your God.

There should be a positive difference between the average Christian and the average non-Christian.

Even the Pope Slips Up

Sin is not just an outward behavior, but can manifest itself as an inward bias.

What is Biblical Salvation?

Salvation is passing from darkness to light

Speak His Words, Not Yours

Consider the you that is being expressed with every word you say. And consider the One who is expressed in every word that He wrote.

Faith is a volume control, not a light switch.

Faith is not static but varies over the life of the believer.

Please Come Home!

God's Timing is Perfect!

Is Jesus more to You than a Get-Out-Of-Hell Ticket

Let your reason for coming to Jesus be your reason for living for Him. Follow Him, instead of expecting Him to follow you around.

Question #22: Why must the Redeemer be truly human?

Answer: That in human nature he might on our behalf perfectly obey the whole law and...

Surrender all to Jesus

Come to Jesus with all you have for what you are lacking. Don't let your internal checklist keep you from experiencing His full grace.

AI and John’s Revelation

Is Artificial Intelligence part of God's plan?

Ask God to Fill You Up

Ask God to fill you with His remarkable joy that comes through the life and death of Him who showed us how to live and die.

We live in a gray world.

There is a balance between legalism and grace.

He Thought it Would Never Come

Is it a surprise if you know it's coming?

Don’t Second Guess God

Accept that God does not need you to proofread His instructions, and allow Him to do things in and through you in whatever way He sees fit.

John MacArthur, Medications, and the Bible

A Biblical Christian perspective on mental illness.

What Extra Baggage are You Carrying

Put your heart on the conveyor belt, and let Jesus decide what gets to stay and what must be left behind.

Mega churches can be a place to get lost.

What does God desire in a church?

God’s Question to You

Turn aside from the broad way, and choose the narrow path of honesty and true relationship.

Three Major Ways Satan Tries to Get Us

Three lies Satan wants us fixated on.

Many Christians are on autopilot when it comes to prayer.

In Heaven, we will see a lack of prayer as a lost opportunity.

Question #21: What sort of Redeemer is needed to bring us back to God?

Answer: One who is truly human and also truly God. Scripture: Isaiah 9:6 For to us a...

Stop Concealing Your Sins

Confess the doubt that has you in the wrong frame of mind. Trust God, no matter the issue, no matter the magnitude.

We are blessed by our efforts only when God assigns the tasks.

Confirm that God is calling you to engage before jumping on a project.

Your Money is really His Money

Consider making your money part of your whole life of worship of the living King.

Respect God, but Not through Worldly Wealth

Take a look at what you might be covering up. Let God have a go at it, and see what He can turn it into for His great glory.

Do the Phillip Shuffle!

Gaza to Azotus (Ashdod) at the speed of thought!

Is all sin the same? … yes and no.

We need to view sin from both man's and God's perspective for both the lost and the saved.

Pronatalism: A Christian Perspective

Exploring the secular movement to have more children

Do You Truly Love the Father

Consider whether what's missing in your life is the love that you're not giving to your Father.

Political promotion of the “lesser of evils” can detract from evangelism.

There is a point where even the better choice is no longer good enough.

Get Rid of Your Earthly Clutter

Put all that you have in the balance, and see if less of something would actually bring you more of something, or Someone, better.

Christian media outlets are dying as the world turns cold.

Investigative reporting has been replaced by confirmation bias.

Bible Belt Pressures and Other Things We Fall Prey To

What I have found remarkable about living in the Bible Belt is how dangerously subtle pressure is.  It can fester and grow...

Question #20: Who is the Redeemer?

Answer: The only Redeemer is the Lord Jesus Christ, the eternal Son of God, in whom...

God is Wherever You Go

Keep looking for Him in the midst of whatever you are going through. Trust that where He makes you go, He is going there with you.

The West is full of coasting Christians.

Are you truly engaged in your faith?

We must Not be Ashamed of the Gospel

Our time is short and the lost need to hear the truth from His ambassadors.

Be On Your Guard for False Teachers

Check your antennas to make sure that what you're receiving is coming from a reliable source.

Remove the Bible and Christianity becomes a house of cards.

The Bible is a resource to know God and understand our relationship with Him.

Rejoice in the things God is Not Doing in your Life

Rejoice in the fact that God is not still fighting the battle with evil and death.

Why Do I Feel Like God Abandoned Me?

What happens when your joy fades for no apparent reason

Stop Trying to Justify Your Behavior

Confess that you are justifying things that do not conform to the heart and will of Christ. Discover how right you can be once you admit to being wrong.

Christian apologetics can only offer so much.

Apologetics is for the mind, but ultimately we need faith for the heart.

No Christian has Correct Theology

Our ability to perfectly interpret all of Scripture through the lens of our sin nature is not realistic.

Be Fervent in Your Desire to Commune with God

Consider how the Passover affects you in the middle of this week. Ask God to give you a desire to observe and remember who He is and what He did.

God may allow one sin in your life to teach you to avoid a worse sin. 

Only God can see our hearts and fully understand our actions.

The Revelation of Faith

How Childlike Faith Reveals the Kingdom of God

Question #19: Is there any way to escape punishment and be brought back into God’s favor?

Answer: Yes, to satisfy his justice, God himself, out of mere mercy, reconciles us to himself...

Be Active in Your Prayer Life

Decide that you want to have a part in doing something more than sitting and waiting.

Be bold in your witness, but with grace.

God calls us to speak the truth... in love.

God’s Beauty is All Around Us

Ask God to show you something beautiful. And then let His Spirit within you open your eyes and your heart to see it.

Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.

The Lord can provide the ultimate comfort from life's challenges.

God will Never Leave Us

Let God chip away at whatever might be consuming you. Fill up on Him today, and experience a little bit of eternity right now.

How could a loving Father send His Son to die?

God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. - Romans 5:8

Let Your Life Reflect Christ

Let the work done on the cross work once again through your words, thoughts, and actions to make your life a living toast.