Sometimes each of us has come across Bible passages which have given one pause to think, What does this really mean? From Genesis to the Revelation, we find many interesting verses that stimulate…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Kevin Greer Aug 3, 2011.
There are several mentions of "Herod" in the New Testament. Many people read casually over such mentions and assume incorrectly that, for instance, the Herod mentioned as "eaten of worms" in Acts 12, the one who put the disciple James (the brother of John) to death, was the same Herod as before whom Jesus had appeared and who had executed John the Baptist.
Very briefly, here are some of those called "Herod":
Herod the "Great" (so-named because of his many building…
Posted on April 9, 2014 at 3:00pm
2 Corinthians 1:1
Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To
the church of God in Corinth, together with all his holy people throughout ...
For you have heard of my previous way of life in Judaism, how intensely
I persecuted the church of God and tried to destroy it.
1 Timothy 3:5 (but if a man does not know how to manage his own household,
how will he take care of the church of God?)
Posted on March 21, 2014 at 1:43pm
How fortunate I am to have been blessed with the most loving, godly, saintly parents. My father was a most humble man, a man of the soil, who loved to grow all kinds of wholesome crops for his family and neighbors. And you'd be surprised how much food five acres of NE Ohio black muck, the richest soil in the world, could produce! My father was the hardest-working person I've ever known. He never was idle. He was a minister of the gospel; every church he pastored, he served at sacrificial…Continue
Posted on March 1, 2014 at 10:46pm — 1 Comment
Dear friend, I hope all is well with you and that you are as healthy in body as you are strong in spirit. (3 John 1:2)
"You are what you eat," it is said. We need to take care what we put into our bodies, as part of our Christian stewardship of all that God has entrusted to our care.
It goes without saying, of course, that smoking and other drug/alcohol abuse are sinful and completely avoided by the Christian.
But, do you read the food labels whenever you buy a…
Posted on February 9, 2014 at 11:05am