I am super excited to announce my Christmas album, The Joy of the Season, is now available at Tate Publishing for purchase, and will be released to distribution on November 11! Here's the link for more information. https://www.tatepublishing.com/bookstore/book.php?w=847726097545
The issue of slavery often comes up often when people are trying to defend the Bible. People who have a problem with the Bible love to try to stump Christians by bringing up the mention of slavery in the Bible. "How can you believe in a God who is for slavery? Do you think slavery is good?" "Well, no..." "Well, then, how can you believe in a God who promotes slavery?" My pastor taught us some key points about slavery in the Bible, and I would like to share them with you.
I was on a conversation in Writer Beat, and I made this comment to a discussion we were having. I wanted to post it here, too, because there are some foundational points about morals that I believe are worth meditating on today. The fact that we have an innate sense of morality is one of the arguments for the existence of God and a holy Creator rather than mere chance for our existence. People, even when not a Christian, do have a basic moral sense, regardless of where they
This is something that was emailed to me from my friend George Zeller from the Middletown Bible Church. I'd like to share this with you, as it shows some great examples from the Bible that we can follow. May we be... like Abel, pursuing righteous works (1 John 3:12); like Enoch, walking in daily fellowship with the Lord (Heb. 11:5-6); like Job, being patient and faithful even in the most difficult situations (James 5:11); like Abraham, trusting God even when the promises of
For those of you who want to be contenders of the faith, and be able to understand the psychology of atheism and defend your faith in Christianity, this is a GREAT resource. I had referenced, with permission, much of this in my section of my Fully Persuaded book on the existence of God. It's a free seminar online by an excellent teacher. http://www.ligonier.org/learn/series/psychology_of_atheism/?
I am pleased to announce that tomorrow my book, The Sonic Adventure Gang, will be released to distribution such as amazon.com. Kids and young teens will love it! Miss Suzanne is the kids' new Sunday School teacher from Europe. She seems a bit mysterious. Her uncle, a retired physicist, invented a supersonic time travel machine. Join the class as they go on adventures to various times and places in history. But look out! Something always goes wrong. Miss Suzanne has a few sec
My pastor (Pastor Russ Smith - see our church's website for audio of his preaching: http://meridenhillsbaptist.org/) just preached on this tonight, and I wanted to share some thoughts from his lesson, adding in my own thoughts as well. This is something so many of us struggle with because, simply, we love each other! We don't want to see anyone suffer, especially those whom we think sacrificed for others, lived a good and decent life, never committed a crime, etc. Why shou