Category Archives: Beliefs

A New Problem

“Follow after charity, and desire spiritual gifts, but rather that ye may prophecy.”     I Corinthians 14:1. One would think that — if a church of believers was inundated with these kind of problems that a drunk in their midst, a lack of knowledge how to participate in the Lord’s Supper, a division among…

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Basic Christianity

“Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.”     I Corinthians 13:1. The Greek language in the form it was written in the New Testament there were several words that were translated ‘love’ in the English. One…

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False Leaders

“Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led.”    I Corinthians 12:2. The people of the world will follow some of the strangest ideas and promotions. It appears the citizens of the United States will embrace the worst of the worse. Often we finance these weird…

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Some Have It!

“Moreover, brethren, I would not that ye should be ignorant, how that all our fathers were under the cloud, and all passed through the sea.”     I Corinthians 10:1. God has gifted some people to see a problem before it can fester. The alarm may sound by one person yet it is up to…

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Another Victory for September 11th

“So thou O son of man, I have set thee a watchman unto the house of Israel; therefore thou shalt hear the word at my mouth, and warn them from me.”       Ezekiel 33:7. The call for leadership has always been present. Every age has the need for someone to stand out and…

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Knowing What’s What

“But to us there is but one God, the Father, of whom are all things, and we in him; and one Lord Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we by him.”      I Corinthians 8:6. Decades ago there were three men who were known as the Three Stooges. These men by the…

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Detail – Detail Is The Key

“Now concerning the things whereof ye wrote unto me: It is good for a man not to touch a woman.” “Nevertheless to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.”        I Corinthians 7:1,2. When a problem arises we have certain choices of that area…

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Lawless Times

“And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as unto babes in Christ.” “I have fed you with milk, and not with meat: for hitherto ye were not able to bear it, neither yet now are ye able.”       I Corinthians 3:1,2. On several writings…

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Know Your Audience

“And I, brethren, when I came to you, came not with excellency of speech or of wisdom, declaring unto you the testimony of God.”     I Corinthians 2:1. Every four years it starts. These men and women who come out and proclaim that they will give us the plan for solving problem 1, 2…

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The Bible Said It – Now It Happened!

“For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God.”     I Corinthians 1:18. There are two words that are certain tickets to hell. Each one has its own danger points. The intelligent adult must come to grips with these…

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Time To Remember

“Blow the trumpet in Zion, sanctify a fast, call a solemn assembly;” “Gather the people, sanctify the congregation, assemble the elders, father the children and those that suck the breasts let the bridegroom go forth of his chamber, and the bride out of her closet.”    Joel 2:15-16. In the Western culture it is common…

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Bigger, Best, Brightest

“Come and let us return unto the Lord: for he hath torn, and he will heal us; he hath smitten, and he will bind us up.”    Hosea 6:1. There was an emperor of Rome who was one of the best that Rome ever produced. His name was Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. He was the emperor…

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