Forgiveness is essential for the health of any long-term human relationship. Your parents wronged you. Your siblings went out of their way to wrong you. Your spouse has wronged you. Every friend you’ve ever had in your life, including your dog, has wronged you. Your co-workers and neighbors have wronged you. Possibly worst of all,…… Continue reading Forgiveness

Desire or Duty?

In a recent conversation with a fellow pastor we discussed the relationship of duty to obedience. He stated that a Christian should not do anything just because it is required to do so. A Christian should obey because he wants to do it. My assertion is that Christians must often do things because we have…… Continue reading Desire or Duty?

The Uplifted Christ

The Great Attraction: The Uplifted Christ R.A. Torrey And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto myself (John 12:32) IN A RECENT ADVERTISEMENT OF A Sunday evening service in one of. our American cities it was stated that there would be three attractions: a high-class movie show, a…… Continue reading The Uplifted Christ