Faith

What’s Wrong with the Lutheran Church

I visited my mother in Iowa Saturday and yesterday and went to church with her yesterday morning.  She is a long-time member of a large Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) congregation.  My sister, brother and I were all raised in that church. Since leaving the Lutheran Church when I was saved years ago, I’ve […]

Scripture About the Birth of Jesus

As you might imagine, there is a lot of scripture about the birth of Jesus Christ.  This scripture can be split into five sections. Prophecy about the coming birth of Jesus. Mary is told about the coming birth of Jesus. Joseph is told about the coming birth of Jesus and what he should do about it. […]

Synchronizing e-Sword Across Multiple Computers Using Dropbox – Revisited

Some time ago, I wrote about synchronizing e-Sword resources across multiple computers using Dropbox based on a change implemented with version 9 of e-Sword.  Based on a comment that was made on that post today, I’ve updated the information and wanted to refresh the post. e-Sword now lets you open most resources in a file […]

So Many Things Wrong with This Picture

The Associated Press ran a story yesterday about a mega-church suffering after its pastor is taking a sabbatical from preaching  andis  getting a divorce.  The article inadvertently, I believe, highlights many problems with this church, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church.  I say inadvertently, as there is not a single mention of the Bible in all […]

Dependence Day

Good article on our need to be dependent, on God, from Tim Chaffey at Answers in Genesis.  Go and read. This is why it is so important for us to learn to become dependent on Jesus Christ. If we truly want to be free, then we need to depend on Jesus Christ who said that […]