Sin Surrounds

What does lawlessness produce? Remember that God’s book teaches us that “sin is lawlessness.” But now let’s take a look from the civil side of things. If traffic laws are not enforced, you eventually get auto anarchy instead of orderly processes. Oh my, isn’t that what you have going on in much of the world…

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Sin Again

We noted that some people believe that God educates us out of sin. But it seemed that notion did not stand either the force of the scriptures or of reason. Others say that God forgives our sins unconditionally. That once we “accept Christ” we have shed everything sinful: past, present and future. Few things in…

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Your Sin Will Find You Out

Whoever commits sin also commits lawlessness, and sin is lawlessness. (1 John 3: 4) Sin is missing the mark or the target God has set. And as the creation and as Christians, our duty is to attempt to hit that mark set by God – not to miss it or ignore it. To anyone interested…

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We Will Serve the Lord – Part 7

It is now time to take a brief look at one of those records of conversion from Acts 8: the conversion of the Ethiopian treasurer, beginning with verse 26. I am going to emphasize only two or three points. The rest is obvious. Now an angel of the Lord spoke to Philip, saying, “Arise and…

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We Will Serve the Lord – Part 6

The surgery required to repair a hardened heart starts with sitting down and reading the Book of God. We need to bury our heads in the Bible relying on it for our oxygen and to not come up for the stale outside air until we know enough about it to identify the requirements. Once done…

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