It is possible that some Bible readers miss the significance of the life of Cyrus the Persian King. It is possible that some of the readers may think: “I think I remember seeing his name, but I’m not sure what
A common misconception that people have of churches of Christ is that we do not believe in the Old Testament. We do believe in it, but the New Testament places the Old Testament in its proper context. Ephesians 2:14-15, Colossians
The following is an explanation in simple terms of what is meant by the religious practices involved in “Lent.” “On the Christian calendar, Lent is the 40-day period from Ash Wednesday to Easter. When it was first observed in the
Every ancient society has believed in a higher power. They believed in a higher power even without special revelation because they could observe the awesomeness of the night sky, the beauty of mountains and all the wonders of nature. It
“No archaeological discovery has ever been made that contradicts or controverts historical statements in Scripture”– (Quoted in Revelation and the Bible, p. 397).
It has been stated that the Bible contains at least 300 prophecies in the Old Testament which refer to the coming Messiah or Christ, The Anointed One. Someone has calculated that the possibility of all of these prophecies being fulfilled
Since the time I wrote the following article, news has surfaced that the boy’s claims made below have been confessed as “made up.” I guess I can safely say, “I told you so.” Enjoy what I wrote below when this
The title above is a very popular and inspirational hymn written by A.W. Dicus [1888-1978]. A.W. Dicus was a gospel preacher and a scientist who once served as Dean of Florida Christian College. He was also a gifted song writer.
For the record, Terry Benton was responding in general to all those who are not fond of the phrase, “Five steps to salvation.” I added a link to Wes McAdams’ website where his article on the matter is located. I
There’s been a lot of talk about “black lives matter” and some are countering by saying that “all lives matter.” The whole discussion has gotten really silly because all lives should matter to everyone. But while we are on the