Back to Church Sunday

 “Back to Church” Sunday is a national effort to encourage people to attend church this coming Sunday, September 21. Numerous polls have shown a steady decline of church attendance over the past 30 years in virtually every denomination with a host of individual churches closing their doors. Though statistics vary, it is estimated that about […]

Take Courage and Lead

God told Joshua to take courage.  As he stood at the edge of the Jordan River and prepared to cross into the land of Canaan, God said, “Only be strong and very courageous, that you may observe to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you;” (Joshua 1:7).   Joshua had to […]

When Will The World End?

“Do you think the world will end this year?” was a question posed recently to me by a new believer.  He went on to cite the Maya calendar and other alleged confirmations that something unusual is about to happen.  This was not the first time I have fielded that question.  I am a little offended […]

Has God Changed His Mind About Marriage?

President Obama declared yesterday that he was quite comfortable with “homosexual marriage.”  He defended his view with illustrations about people he knew personally and others in the military who want the same rights in marriage as heterosexual couples.  This is the first time in our history that a sitting president has spoken in support of […]