In his letter to the church in Philippi, Paul wrote these words about Jesus. "God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father."
As a child, many played the game "follow the leader."
While recently on a missions trip to Cuba, I just happened to look at one of my old shirts that I used for painting. It had stains on it from work done on previous trips.
I like to read the newspaper. I receive a paper daily, and generally read it from cover to cover.
Despite what some may believe and even try to teach, God is a loving God. God created all that is.
What does the New Year mean to you?
Donald Trump was sworn in Friday as the 45th president of the United States during a day of ceremony and services where faith played prominently.
It’s widely recognized that Hollywood is typically unsympathetic to religion. That may not always have been true — think, among many examples, of such films as “The Song of Bernadette” (1943), “Going My Way” (1944), “Joan of Arc” (1948) and “Ben-Hur” (1959) — but, in recent films and television shows, religious believers are commonly portrayed as hypocrites, lunatics, joyless fanatics and/or oppressive tyrants.
We have been experiencing the strangest weather for January that I can remember. We did have the one cold snap that lasted a few days, but otherwise it has been like late fall and early spring.
Over the past few weeks we have looked at the relevancy of God's word. Despite what some may think, it is just as needed and meaningful today as when it was penned.
We know which Bibles President-elect Donald Trump will use on Inauguration Day.
Rev. Rob Schenck's quest to lead meaningful conversations on the issue of gun violence led him to a gun range. He figured that if he wanted to critique gun culture, he should at least know how it felt to hold top-of-the-line weapons in his hands.
"And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near."
Baptists have long been the dominant Protestant faith in America. The church's more prominent forbears are credited with championing the ideal of religious freedom that would later be enshrined in the First Amendment's religious protections.
In Matthew 24:42, Jesus reminds us to be prepared spiritually because we do not know what day or hour he will return back to Earth to reign as King of Kings.
"Wherefore as the Holy Ghost saith, Today if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts…" (Hebrews 3:7-8).
The other day I came out of my office after hearing a profound testimony concerning being fat. There were several ladies working in our backpack ...
Imagine a new couple out on a Valentine's Day date. The young man and woman are both nervous, but the candlelit restaurant has created ...
The Apostle Paul wrote, "For I bear them record that they have a zeal of God, but not according to knowledge. For they being ignorant ...
Hurricane Matthew hit back in October. Recently I spoke to a friend whose home just began to leak. There is no doubt that the cause ...
This past week, I visited the famed Anne Frank house in Amsterdam, the secret annex where 13-year-old Anne and her family hid for more than ...
So far, President Donald Trump's speech at the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday morning has received a heavy amount of criticism, specifically the moment ...
In the book of Mark, chapter 16, verse 15, we are told to "Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation."