Christianity

Good boy gone bad: Joash’s acclaim turned to shame

“How could this have happened? They were raised in a good Christian home?” Many of us have witnessed this type of situation where a young person who was so promising and seemingly innocent suddenly turns out to be a devil. This is what happened in the case of Joash, king of Judah. Joash was providentially… Continue reading Good boy gone bad: Joash’s acclaim turned to shame

Christianity · church · encouragement · faith · God · life · religion · spiritual gifts · spiritual strength

When God calls you from the shallow end to dive deeper

When I learned how to swim ages ago, I can remember that after several lessons of learning the basics how the instructor expected everyone in my swimming class to leave the shallow end and dive off the deep end to swim the whole length of the pool. I was hesitant about doing that because diving… Continue reading When God calls you from the shallow end to dive deeper

Bible · creationism · evolution · religion · science

Scientists shocked to find dinosaur egg incubation like reptiles, not birds

Florida State University’s Dr. Gregory Erickson working with a team of scientists from the University of Calgary and the American Museum of Natural History recently released a surprising discovery they made after examining fossilized dinosaur embryos. By determining the age of the embryos upon measuring embryonic teeth rings (which are similar to measuring tree rings to find… Continue reading Scientists shocked to find dinosaur egg incubation like reptiles, not birds

Christianity · clergy · human rights · law · U.S. Constitution

State of Georgia reaches settlement with doctor fired for his sermons

Dr. Eric Walsh, the physician hired by the state of Georgia as a director for its Department of Public Health but then fired over his Christian views, has reached a $225,000 settlement with the state. He filed a lawsuit after his dismissal and during the process of that lawsuit, the state asked for all copies of every… Continue reading State of Georgia reaches settlement with doctor fired for his sermons

Christianity · encouragement · faith · family · life · prayer

Family survives New Orleans tornado with prayer

When Richard Pierre and his son Austin sat down to have lunch together Tuesday, February 7, without warning the wind picked up and their whole house started shaking. Richard grabbed his son and they ran to the center of their house just as an EF-2 tornado rampaged through their neighborhood. In the midst of it,… Continue reading Family survives New Orleans tornado with prayer

government · law · politics

US Senate confirms Jeff Sessions for Atty General

After weeks of partisan bickering and false accusations against US Senator Jeff Session (R-AL), the US Senate has finally confirmed Sessions as the new US Attorney General. In a 52-47 vote, Sessions was confirmed after a day of debating on the Senate floor and was notable for the fact that Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was… Continue reading US Senate confirms Jeff Sessions for Atty General

Christianity · encouragement · religion · spiritual strength

God’s people abide forever

We owe God the praise for who he is and for the many amazing things he accomplishes. One of those amazing things is the fact that his people continue to serve him and the church continues to grow despite the fact that we Christians are the most hated people in the world. Genuine Christians will… Continue reading God’s people abide forever