Saturday, November 12th, 2016

 

Of Leaving America

America is an imperfect nation. But that is true of all nations of the world. There are groups who suggest that Blacks due to American slavery history should seek residence in some other country. Some suggest for religious reasons Blacks should seek residence in some other country. Such suggestions are ill-conceived and lack proper consideration of history. This phenomenon of leaving America is nothing new. It has been going on for years. For example, consider Liberia which was founded by the American Society for Colonizing the Free People of ColorRead More


Christian Unity

Jesus speaks of unity among his disciples in John 17:20-21. Paul speaks of unity in the body of Christ in Ephesians 4:13. Diversity, difference, multiplicity and distance do not necessarily mean disunity. The presence of contradiction and opposition characterize disunity. Arrogance, a know-it-all attitude, impatience, immaturity, intolerance, and inflexibility sometimes if not always breed opposition. The presence of contradiction and opposition characterize disunity. Arrogance, a know-it-all attitude, impatience, immaturity, intolerance, and inflexibility sometimes if not always breed opposition. It is essential that agreement exists that Jesus is the prophetic MessiahRead More


Fellowshipping with Other Believers and Churches

It is recognized that not all believers are at the same level of spiritual maturity. Therefore, we should not allow differences of understanding concerning titles of address, positions, functions, doctrines, etc. keep us from fellowshipping with other believers, denominations, etc. Instead, we should be fully persuaded in our own minds and secure in our callings and beliefs yet be open to receiving a deeper understanding ourselves. Let the spirit of speaking the truth in love prevail (Ephesians 4:15). Jesus and the biblical apostles went to the temple and synagogue evenRead More


Same Sex Marriage

This article sets forth my opposition to the homosexual agenda. My aim is not to condemn them and their supporters as persons. I leave such judgement, if any, up to Jesus Christ. My aim is to judge and reject any legitimization and normalization of homosexuality. God in Romans 1 and elsewhere in the Bible clearly establishes homosexuality and its derivatives to be sinful. Simply put, Christians, especially organized churches, and society in general are to love the homosexuals as persons but tell them they are engaged in sin worthy ofRead More