Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un and the Sovereignty of God

Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un and the Sovereignty of God “For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God” – Paul the Apostle, Epistle to the Romans 13:1 President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un are two names that immediately bring certain mental pictures and emotions to the forefront […]

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Who Makes the Rules? The Sovereignty of God

Way back in 1989 the Christian artist Steven Curtis Chapman wrote one of his hit songs entitled, Who Makes the Rules.  The chorus reads like this: Who makes the rules for me and you When it’s wrong or right is it black and white? Who makes the rules for me and you; It’s our life […]

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A Penny for Your Thoughts, Please!

I haven’t written much for the last year or so, and for that I apologize.  I’m hoping that some of you are still out there and are interested in reading my ramblings when I ramble about whatever it is I am rambling at the moment that I ramble on here.  If you are still interested, […]

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Answering a Question About Lordship Salvation

It’s been a long time since I’ve written.  If you know anything about my writing habits, you know I only write when I have something that I think is worth taking the time to read once written.  In this case, I’m sharing this post in response to an email that a visitor to our congregation had […]

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The Reformation: A Matter of Interpretation, Part 2

The Dark Age and the Medieval Period (c. 300-1517 AD) Although literal, normal interpretation did exist during this period, the prevailing form of interpretation was that of allegorical, which was strictly employed by the Roman Catholic Church. The Roman church’s interpretive method is described well in the following: …‘The literal sense is that which the […]

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