As we see ourselves as Guilty

Numbers 8:6 Take the Levites from among the Israelites and cleanse them. There are many lessons for the Christian in this section [verses 5-22]. He sees here the importance of each member of God’s family having his own particular task. Cp. 1 Cor. 12. It is necessary that special men be designated for particular duties in order that the work of God’s kingdom shall be done in orderly fashion. Those who do the work of God must be Continue Reading

Encourage your minister

‘Encourage him.’ Deuteronomy 1:38 Suggested Further Reading: Hebrews 13:17–19 Why do you leave your own minister? If I see one come into my place from the congregation of another brother in the ministry, I would like just to give him a flea in his ear such as he may never forget. What business have you to leave your minister? If everyone were to do so, how discouraged the poor man would be. Just because somebody happens to come into this Continue Reading

The church aroused

‘Wherefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee light.’ Ephesians 5:14 Suggested Further Reading: Romans 13:8–14 Some people can walk in their sleep, and walk in dangerous places, where waking men would be unsafe. They by some strange influence seem to walk steadily and calmly along the eddies and turn by the dangers beneath; even the howling of winds abroad seems to be inoperative upon Continue Reading

A divided heart

“Their heart is divided; now shall they be found faulty.” Hosea 10:2 Suggested Further Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:4-12 If we would provoke the anger of the Most High and bring down trying providences on the churches, we have nothing to do but to be divided in our hearts and all will be accomplished. If we wish that every vial may empty out its ill, and that every vessel may withhold its oil, we have but to cherish our bickerings till they Continue Reading

Religion is just a Patsy

From KHouse.Org The Freedom from Religion Foundation recently wrote a letter to remove a large carved statue honoring WWII veterans from an Indiana state park. The large wooden statue of an eagle and a soldier includes a small cross as a symbol of those who died, and the FFRF argues that by putting up the statue, the state is endorsing Christianity. Governor Mike Pense and State Park officials have in turn given their support to the Continue Reading

Christian Faith is Not Hate

From American Thinker.Com September 9, 2014 By Chad Felix Greene Liberals have found a greater threat to the world than even ISIS: A Baptist pastor quoting the Bible. On September 3rd, 2014 dozens of liberal websites all posted some version of the same sentence: “Megachurch Pastor calls for the death of gays!” In a remarkable display of mass hysteria coupled with mind-blowing dishonesty, the articles all claim Pastor Robby Continue Reading

Planned Parenthood Supporters To Host Prayer Rally For Abortion

From Prophecy News Watch.Com A group of Planned Parenthood supporters and so-called faith leaders are hosting a prayer rally today at the Ohio statehouse to entreat God’s blessing on the organization’s work, including the abortion of hundreds of thousands of children each year. “Ohio faith leaders will culminate a week of prayer on issues that affect all Ohioans on Thursday. Join Planned Parenthood supporters and faith leaders from Continue Reading

Will China Be World’s Largest Christian Nation By 2025?

From Prophecy News Watch.Com Fenggang Yang is a sociology professor at Purdue University and author of Religion in China: Survival and Revival Under Communist Rule. He believes that "China is destined to become the largest Christian country in the world very soon." By his calculations, the number of believers in the People's Republic of China will rise to 160 million by 2025 and 247 million by 2030. If so, the country would be home to Continue Reading

Learning From Young Atheists: What Turned Them Off Christianity

From Prophecy News Watch.Com It's something most Christian parents worry about: You send your kids off to college and when they come back, you find they've lost their faith. The prospect of this happening is why many parents nudge their kids towards Christian colleges, or at least schools with a strong Christian presence on campus. But in many ways, the damage has been done long before our children set foot on campus. That's the Continue Reading

China Establishes New ‘Christian Theology’ To Control Its Christian Population

From Prophecy News Watch.Com In a country known for quixotic public campaigns, China’s latest surely ranks among its most creative. The government will create a “Chinese Christian Theology” to guide the practice of Christianity in the country, the China Daily reported Thursday. Although the government has yet to provide any details into what this new theology entails, its purpose is clear: Speaking to China Daily, Wang Zuo, director of Continue Reading