Bible · Christianity · Jesus Christ · science

“Jesus’ wife” papyrus likely a forgery, experts say

The mainstream media was gung ho not too long ago about an announcement from "experts" stating the papyrus speaking of Jesus' wife was authentic. Now another team of experts have taken a more thorough look at the papyrus and have concluded it's most likely a forgery attempting to pass itself off as authentic. Here is… Continue reading “Jesus’ wife” papyrus likely a forgery, experts say

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Bible · Christianity · encouragement · End times · faith · God · life · philosophy · religion

You can’t keep the Good Book down. Bible #1 favorite book in U.S.

Although haters of the Bible, such as atheists, have been on an unrelenting warpath to rid the public square of all things resembling God, the Bible, and Christianity, Americans still can't get enough of the Good Book. A recent Harris poll of over 2200 Americans from all walks of life conducted in March reveals that… Continue reading You can’t keep the Good Book down. Bible #1 favorite book in U.S.

Christianity · God · Jesus Christ · religion

You don’t have to be “canonized” to truly be God’s saint

Much ado is being stirred up in the media about the canonization of two popes into sainthood. Although they have a whole list of "salvation-by-works" accomplishments to declare someone a saint for their version of church, in reality God is gracious and merciful enough to cut us a lot of slack when it comes to… Continue reading You don’t have to be “canonized” to truly be God’s saint

Christianity · drugs · End times · God · law · politics · religion · witchcraft

God and the pot shop

"God told me to open up a cannabis shop," according to Bryan Davies, a resident of Sacramento, California. He and his wife, Lanette, claim they use their medical marijuana shop "Canna Care" to "minister" to sick patients looking for relief. Lanette defends what they do by stating, "Jesus Christ made a statement that all people… Continue reading God and the pot shop

Christianity · church · crime · End times · law · religion

Why do criminals use God’s house to hide?, or, how a murderer became a deacon

Jehovah warns us in his word through his prophet Moses in Numbers 32 "...be sure your sin will find you out." A 78-year-old Texas man found that out earlier today when the U.S. Marshals arrested him on a warrant for a murder dating back to 1981. Joseph Lewis Miller was a very violent young man… Continue reading Why do criminals use God’s house to hide?, or, how a murderer became a deacon

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Woman gets miracle, escapes death in New Zealand / questioning resurrection

A 30-year-old German tourist was walking along a trail next to Woolshed Creek in New Zealand with her husband on Wednesday, April 16, when she slipped into the rushing waters and was swept away around 4 pm local time. Authorities in the Mid-Canterbury park raised an alarm shortly afterwards to gather a search party. Since… Continue reading Woman gets miracle, escapes death in New Zealand / questioning resurrection

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Barna Group/American Bible Society survey shows negative Bible beliefs, behaviors

Millennials (18-29 year-olds) are less likely to consider the Bible sacred, less likely to view the Bible as providing meaning and purpose to life, and are more likely not to read the Bible than their older fellow Americans, according to a new survey released by the Barna Group on behalf of the American Bible Society.… Continue reading Barna Group/American Bible Society survey shows negative Bible beliefs, behaviors

Christianity · encouragement · faith · God · hardships · life

What a bird reminded me about thunderstorms

I woke up early recently due to a very loud thunderstorm rumbling through my area. It upset me that I lost a couple of hours of sleep because of all the lightning flashing and the loud claps of thunder which occurred every few minutes. But a robin in a nearby tree outside my bedroom served… Continue reading What a bird reminded me about thunderstorms

Bible · Christianity · God · idolatry · religion

Is the name “Jehovah” pagan?

If you've read any of my comments on this blog recently, you know a commenter attacked my use of the name "Jehovah" to refer to God. He said it was of pagan origin and that I should use "Yahweh" instead. His comment was not the first one made to me to that effect. My response… Continue reading Is the name “Jehovah” pagan?