Abiding in Christ

A Study of John 15 Background: On the final night of our Lord’s natural life, Jesus gave His disciples a poignant message in John 13-17—the Upper Room Discourse. He started by washing their feet in the first part of John 13, followed by the departure of Judas Iscariot in the last part of the chapter.A […]

8 Biblical Reasons We Call Jesus God

  Introduction: If you watched the news 2000 years ago in the Middle East, you would have been pretty discouraged. The ruler of Israel, Herod the Great, was sliding into insanity and was paranoid and violent. The land of Israel was occupied by the enemy. Their weak providential government was splintered into factions—Seduces and Pharisees […]

Dr. Benjamin Rush: Our Forgotten Founding Father

  America critically needs politicians, statesmen, physicians, humanitarians, educators, and social reformers who are committed to the transforming power of the cross of Jesus Christ. That’s the way our nation began. Take Dr. Benjamin Rush, for example. Dr. Benjamin Rush is America’s Forgotten Founding Father, and perhaps it’s because modern secular historians are allergic to […]

Life’s Unanswerable Questions — Homemaker Edition

  With the progression of Katrina’s disability, I’ve become the primary housekeeper at our place. I enjoy it good enough, but even after years of practice I still have some lingering concerns: Why do I put a single softener sheet in the dryer, and take five out? Why do I put two socks in the […]