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Colossians 2:21-29

Oct 29th, 2019 | By

True spirituality is not gained through legalistic rules or mystical experiences, but is only the result of our spiritual unity with Jesus and the indwelling Spirit of God.



Trump’s Betrayal Causes A Perilous Re-alignment In The Middle East

Oct 26th, 2019 | By

The United States had been negotiating with Turkey for months to establish a safe zone in the Middle East that would protect both Kurdish and Turkish interests, all the while maintaining the remarkable gains made against the Islamic State (ISIS). But, to the astonishment of everyone, after a phone call with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, President Trump ordered US troops to retreat from northern Syria.



Colossians 2:8-17

Oct 23rd, 2019 | By

Paul reminds the church that Jesus’ sacrifice produced judicial forgiveness, payment of their debt for sin through His sacrifice, and, in doing so, Christ disarmed and shamed Satan and the fallen angels.



Sex Education In Our Public Schools: Confusion And Apostasy

Oct 19th, 2019 | By

Recently, the American Psychological Association (APA) declared that “polyamory,” “swinging,” and “relationship anarchy” are “healthy and ethical.” The APA is a powerful organization that has a significant influence over how public school educators plan and write curriculum. Will public educators who are educating and training the next generation of leaders in America, buy into this declaration?



Colossians 2:6-10

Oct 15th, 2019 | By

As we receive Christ as Savior, we are to walk in Him, rooted, built up, strengthened and abounding in thankfulness.



The Moscow-Beijing-Tehran Axis

Oct 12th, 2019 | By

As we approach the third decade of the 21st century, a new world order is emerging. To some extent, the role of the US is diminished somewhat, but America remains the undisputed leader militarily. The clout of the US economically and financially has been impacted by the trade and financial polices of President Trump. The longer term impact of these policies remains to be seen.



Colossians 1:21-29

Oct 11th, 2019 | By

Christ’s ministry of reconciliation produced significant transformation in the Colossian believer’ lives. Paul’s ministry to them involved one of suffering and of stewarding God’s Word faithfully.



Colossians 1:15-21

Oct 8th, 2019 | By

Paul gives a short, concise description of Jesus, to help combat the heresy in Colosse.



What Do We Do Now?

Oct 5th, 2019 | By

In America, indeed in all of Western Civilization, we are experiencing what has been called “The Great Unraveling.” Evangelical author and educator, Duane Litfin, writes: “We live in a time of shifting sand. The avalanche of social, political and legal changes we’ve experienced has left many believers reeling.”



“Deaths Of Despair”: The Church, Compassion And Suicide

Sep 28th, 2019 | By

Economists Anne Case and Angus Deaton recently developed the phrase “deaths of despair” to describe the sudden rise in deaths from suicide, alcohol and drug abuse. Ross Douthat summarizes the details of a recent Senate Joint Economic Committee that charts the scale of this tragedy: “A doubling from 22.7 deaths of despair per 100,000 Americans in 2000 to 45.8 per 100,000 in 2017.” Such self-destroying trends in America are brutal facts we must all face.