Article by Scotty Smith Pastor, Franklin, Tennessee My wife and I just returned from an awesome eight-night holiday in one of our favorite spots in the world — the little village of Iseltwald, nestled on the Lake of Brienz, ten kilometers from Interlaken, Switzerland. No place makes me happier and hungrier for the life we’ll […]Read More
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What Made It Okay for God to Kill Women and Children In the Old Testament?
February 27, 2010 Resource with John Piper Topic: Redemptive History The following is an edited transcript of the audio. Why was it right for God to slaughter women and children in the Old Testament? How can that ever be right? It’s right for God to slaughter women and children anytime he pleases. God gives […]Read More
The True god of This World – The “God” of Mammon (Wealth) Christians and the Earth REALLY SERVE !
he made a deal with the devil . he killed his son for rituals etc etc but fact is mammon is actually the devil ! The “God” of Mammon (Wealth). If we have studied enough to be convinced that Jesus was indeed the Son of God, and have accepted the fact that His sacrifice (and […]Read More
2018 – TD Jakes & Wife Hold Yoga Sessions in Church , Jakes has endorsed Yoga As far back as 2007 .Is Yoga Hindu ? Or For Everyone ?
DALLAS, Texas — Concerns were recently raised online after Serita Jakes, the wife of controversial megachurch minister T.D. Jakes, posted photographs of women engaging in a yoga session at The Potter’s House during a forum designed to teach women about leading healthy lives. “Today, we aspired to inspire #health mentally, emotionally, and physically. Our ladies […]Read More
25 Bible Verses Perfect for Thanksgiving – Thankful Scripture Quotes
Liz KanoySenior Editor, Salem Web Network The Word of God is full of verses that are perfect for giving thanks as we do at Thanksgiving. Whether it’s telling a loved one how much we appreciate their presence in our life or writing a greeting card for those far away, we hope you can use these […]Read More
There is no God,’ Stephen Hawking writes in final book The late physicist’s last book tackles Brief Answers to the Big Questions
Late physicist Stephen Hawking’s final book was published Tuesday, and he doesn’t fail to take on the big issues, including the existence of God. briefanswershawking Enlarge Image Stephen Hawking’s final book was published Oct. 16, just seven months after his death in March. Penguin Random House “Do I have faith?” he writes in Brief Answers […]Read More
Is It Okay to Drink Alcohol?
Resource with John Piper Topic: Diet & Exercise The following is an edited transcript of the audio. What do you say to those who claim drinking is OK because Jesus drank wine? You say, “I think you meant to add just a word or two to that sentence, like ‘drinking can be OK’ … OK?” […]Read More
Drunk You Is Not the Real You
Article by Marshall Segal Staff writer, desiringGod.org Alcohol has been called the great truth serum. If you want to get to the bottom of yourself — to truly know yourself better — grab a bottle. People drink for lots of reasons. Many drink to experience freedom, an unrestrained, unchecked, and uninhibited “me.” What comes out […]Read More
Why doesn’t the book of Esther mention God? book Esther God
Question: “Why doesn’t the book of Esther mention God?” Answer: The book of Esther is unique in several ways. One distinguishing characteristic is that it’s the only biblical book that does not mention God by name. This fact has caused some to question its place in the biblical canon, but, in reality, the absence of […]Read More
Divorce & Remarriage: A Position Paper
Article by John Piper Founder & Teacher, desiringGod.org Note (added May 5, 1989): Readers of this paper should be sure to consult the official position paper of the Council of Deacons of Bethlehem Baptist Church entitled, A Statement on Divorce and Remarriage in the Life of Bethlehem Baptist Church. That document, dated May 2, 1989, […]Read More
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner A Love Story from 2 Exs – Leaves Rehab And Heads To Church For years, celebrity Ben Affleck has battled alcoholism. And he’s always been pretty open about his problems with addiction
Ben Affleck Leaves Rehab And Heads To Church By Mel Johnson On October 8, 2018 After a 40-day stint in rehab and an appearance at church on Sunday, Hollywood actor Ben Affleck is certainly looking healthier. Which has some folks asking the question, “Has Ben Affleck found God?” For years, celebrity Ben Affleck has battled alcoholism. […]Read More
12 Important Lessons We Learn from the Temptation of Jesus Christ
Matthew 4:1-11, Mark 1:12-13, and Luke 4:1-13 record the story of Satan tempting Christ. These passages show us the three temptations of Jesus (Yahshua). It is the greatest battle ever fought in human history. The battle decides who will be the ultimate ruler of this earth. For this reason, it is important that we learn […]Read More