(11/29/2015) Punishment To Show Love?

Divine correction, love, and punishment are topics, today.  For many Christian believers, correct sacred knowledge regarding divine judgment has been provided in the home through their experience as children.  There must be discipline (i.e., training)...

(11/27/2015) Cain and Genalogies?

Points are shared, today, on inheritance, spiritual adoption, and the absence of Cain from genealogies of the Bible.  Nji Franclin Azong who participates with me in THE BIBLE STUDY GROUP (a Public Group on Facebook presently having 21,347 members),...

(11/26/2015) The Main Problem?

Happy Thanksgiving Day!  Points are shared, today, on final judgment, Satan, and Sin.  Adam (the first human pair) was told the consequences and result of their sin would be death before their first transgression actually was committed.  Sin was not...

(11/25/2015) Called To Be Servants?

Today, Scripture points are shared on the character and nature of servitude as disciples of Christ.  Balance, circumspection and modesty are to be shown by the “born again” believer.  Those having new life will resist pursuing worldly ambitions,...

(11/24/2015) Presumption, Pride and Sin?

Today, reply is made to a familiar challenge that a person approve/disapprove of how GOD has responded to Adam, Satan, and sin.  The true people of GOD are to deal with divine law, operations of divinity, and sacred principles, rather than cultural...

(11/23/2015) Resurrection Cancels Sacrifice?

Today, reply is made to the mistaken notion that the value of the Lord’s death upon the cross is made less by his resurrection.  The divine use of elements familiar among mankind such as blood, death, and sacrifice must be understood within a...

(11/22/2015) Ongoing and Unfinished?

Today, points are shared on repentance as a continuing and ongoing sacred process carried out by the Holy Spirit.  The Spirit can not be stopped.  Believers must realize a total dependence upon divinity for their new life and salvation.  All are...

(11/20/2015) On Wearing Sports Jerseys?

Adornment, amusements, and social activities conducted within the church are topics, today.  Believers are to be in the world, yet, not of it.  The clothing believers wear can neither ensure their salvation, nor of itself seal them in condemnation. ...

(11/19/2015) The Correct Prescription?

Today, focus is upon the evidence that GOD exists:  baptism, faith, rebirth, trust, and new life.  Many are not healed in their understanding of the things from GOD in Christ because they have not responded to the correct prescription and “medication”...

(11/18/2015) Thoughts On The Kingdom?

Today, some thoughts are shared on the idea of divine rule over the church and earthly nations as well as over divine kingdoms.  In addition to speaking of GOD as a partner with mankind implementing multiple covenants, many Christian believers speak...

(11/17/2015) Skipping Church A Sin?

Church attendance and its value to salvation are topics, today.  The fighter at “Yahoo! Answers” using the ID “WEGONEAPE” (Level 1 with 2 points, a member since October 06, 2015) posted the following:     Will I go to hell?   Was first...

(11/16/2015) Put On Charity?

Today, Scripture points are shared on the place of clergy, judging others, and the value believers are to place upon the church.  One of the fighters at “Yahoo! Answers” using the ID  “Anonymous” (required profile information does not appear) posted...

(11/15/2015) Unto The Pure

Fraud and giving among, and by members in communities of faith are the topic, today.  The fighter at “Yahoo! Answers” using the ID “James” (Level 5 with 6,700 points, a member since August 18, 2012) posted the following:   Religion is...

(11/13/2015) Beyond Anything We Imagine?

Imagination, knowing GOD, and revelation are topics, today.  Consider again the following from the Bible, and the discussion appearing below:  1st Corinthians 2:  9-10, King James Version (KJV):  9 But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear...

(11/12/2015) To Have True Peace?

Today, points are shared on continuing to live in agreement with family who are non-believers.  At some point, most Christian believers are challenged regarding their commitment to GOD by someone who is a close relative.  This may be a parent, their...

(11/11/2015) To Give Glory?

Glory, respect, and self-esteem are topics, today.  Glorifying GOD is accomplished through consecration, obedience, praise, putting forth spiritual fruit, and unity.  Consider again the following from the Bible, and the points appearing below:  Psalms...

(11/10/2015) Strong Families?

Today, focus is upon childbearing, family, and marriage as devices to maintain modern cities and nations.  Just as all the problems within such urban centers as Baltimore (MD) and Detroit (MI) may not be blamed upon a single class, ethnic group, or...

(11/09/2015) Contentment, Happiness and Joy?

The differences between language used to speak of spirit content and that for various states and conditions in human experience are considered, today.  Abstract aspects of human behavior that are attitudinal, emotional, intellectual, and mental are...

(11/08/2015) THE DREAM WAS NOT DREAMT IN VAIN

     Lately, I have been thinking of my brothers from Theta Xi (qX) fraternity at Trinity College (Hartford, CT) and how, correctly understood, the operations of diversity establish unity where oneness does not have to mean sameness.  Just as the very...

(11/06/2015) Alway Delivered To Death?

Today, life experience  for Christian believers is described as forward-looking due to its focus upon the word of GOD.  The primary work among disciples of Jesus is that of prophecy:  to comfort, edify, and exhort; the primary products include faith,...

(11/05/2015) Sacred Events Were Dismissed?

The absence of information in secular accounts and records for sacred events and miracles are considered, today.  One of the fighters at “Yahoo! Answers” who use the ID “Anonymous” (no profile information shared) posted the following: Do you find...

(11/04/2015) The Sum of the Saved?

Today, reply is made to a question on the number of those damned against that of those saved.  Consider the topic as introduced in the holy writings that follow and those presented below:  Luke 13:  23-30, King James Version (KJV):  23 Then said one...

(11/03/2015) More On Sacrificial Giving

Today, more is shared on sacrificial giving using examples from the Bible along with instances of daily offerings commanded by GOD, free will offerings (we say, optional gifts), and required seasonal offerings (we say, tithes).  Like the celebration...

(11/02/2015) A $1,000 Dollar Seed?

Today, points are shared on the place of free will offerings and sacrificial giving as an aspect of the new life from GOD for our salvation.  Televangelists now regularly appear requesting large sums of money for their ministries.  Along with those...