In the thirty-ninth year of his reign Asa was afflicted with a disease in his feet. Though his disease was severe, even in his illness he did not seek help from the Lord, but only from the physicians. Then in the forty-first year of his reign Asa died and rested with his ancestors. 2Chronicles 16:12-13 […]Read more "Recovery Meditation#13"
The Lord created medicines from the earth, and a sensible person will not hesitate to use them. Didn’t a tree once make bitter water fit to drink, so that the Lord’s power might be known? (See Exodus 15.23-25*) He gave medical knowledge to human beings, so that we would praise him for the miracles he […]Read more "Recovery Meditation #12"
I read tons of stuff on the internet by well meaning but theologically challenged Christians who make illogical arguments about why God could not have created evil. I hate to tell these people but evil is a real malicious force that prowls the world like a hungry lion seeking to devour anyone it can. God […]Read more "Get Over It. God Created Evil."
If you are a Christian and you think you are doing good deeds then the following verses from Matthew 7 should be the most frightening words you will ever read in the Bible: Matthew 7: 21 “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who […]Read more "The Most Frightening Words in the Bible"
Let us look at John 8: 1-11 — John 8 New International Version (NIV) (1)but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. (2) At dawn he appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and he sat down to teach them. (3) The teachers of the law and the Pharisees […]Read more "Writing in the Sand or Using Sand to Get Out of the Trap"
From the Web, Tue, October 21, 2014 (Multiple Sources reported this particular event as well as other similar atrocious acts): Video: Father Helps ISIS Militants Stone Daughter as per Sharia A young Syrian woman, accused of adultery, was sentenced to be stoned to death. Her father zealously helped carry out the death sentence. (The video is […]Read more "Christian vs. Muslim: The First Stone"
Gay/Lesbian marriage a hate crime. Before we start, you have to understand that this argument only applies to Christians (it might apply to other religions as well but I don’t try to speak to the non-Christian mind set). You might already have objections to this statement, after all, Christians are all about love, not hate. […]Read more "Gay Marriage is a Hate Crime"
“God, not government, created marriage. Indeed, God defined marriage in the very first book of the Bible (Genesis 2:23-24) as a sacred union between one man and one woman. In the New Testament, the Lord Jesus Christ reaffirmed this Biblical definition of marriage. Jesus said, “‘Have you not read that He who created them from […]Read more "Gays, Lesbians, Marriage and God"