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QA: Is a Politician's Church Attendance Newsworthy?

QUESTION: Is a politician's church attendance newsworthy? - March 28, 2021    

ANSWER: It should not be so! On December 8, 2020, The Washington Post ... article, "Joe Biden Goes to Church. Politics Remains Outside," written by Robin Givhan, said, "Church attendance isn't a measure of one's faith or a substitution for good deeds, but it is a way of singling religiosity." 1. ... Who separated…

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Freedom from Self Prison - Luke 4

In light of new year resolutions, my sermon slides based on Luke 4:15-21, Freedom from Self Prison, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Bad or Good Year? How To Be Blessed

In light of the upcoming new year, I share Bad or Good Year? from Anonymous on Publications from Guest Authors.

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It’s so depressing to think Evil is winning. What can we do to keep from being discouraged?

Question: It’s so depressing to think Evil is winning. What can we do to keep from being discouraged?

Answer: “We do not lose heart” means “we do not give in to evil.” The Bible gives us reasons why we do not: 1. We can pray to God.

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Proverbs 12:25 - Why Put In a "Good Word"?: Commentary #63

My commentary #63 on Proverbs 12:25Why Put In a Good Word?, is available in Studies in the book of Proverbs in Commentaries.

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Psalm 28: God, We Need You

My commentary for Psalm 28God, We Need You, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Psalm 46: A Mighty Fortress Is Our God

My commentary for Psalm 46A Mighty Fortress Is Our God, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Proverbs 24:11 - 12 - What Baby's Blood Is On Your Hands? Commentary #167

My commentary #167 on Proverbs 24:11 - 12What Baby's Blood Is On Your Hands?, is available in Studies in the book of Proverbs in Commentaries.

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2 Corinthians: Outline Available

My new outline of Paul's Second Letter To The Corinthians is now available in Bible Books Outlined.

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QA: Eating in the Building

I have had this question submitted:

Question: Is it scriptural to eat a fellowship meal in the church building, even if it offends some brethren?

Answer: Yes, and the answers are in Scriptures by the way of reply. ... It was "with gladness and simplicity of heart" ... the church of Christ "ate their food"... according to Acts 2:46

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Eating In the Building

My new article Eating In The Building is available in Bible Articles.

It was published in the Gospel Gleaner in May/ June, 2017.

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Psalm 146: What Has God Done For Me Lately?

My commentary for Psalm 146What Has God Done For Me Lately?, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Psalm 30: David's Relief

My commentary for Psalm 30Distress Signal To God, is available in Devotions from Psalms, in Commentaries.

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Outline of the Book of Hebrews

My Outline of Hebrews, in General Epistles, is now available in Publications On Judaism.

It is also part of my Bible Outlines.

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Hugs In a 'Bare' Den: On Family

Please find my sermon outline Hugs In a 'Bare' Den (Luke 18:15-17) available in Publications On Family.

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Salvation Is For "Each One"

My article Salvation Is for "Each One" is now available in Bible Articles.

It first appeared in the Gospel Gleaner in May, 2016.

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Words of Wisdom: Transcripts Available

Transcripts from Words of Wisdom for the week of August 15, 2016 are now available on the Transcripts page.

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Words Of Wisdom: August 15 - 19, 2016

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08/15/2016: Have A Good Heart

08/16/17/2016: Only Following Your Heart

08/18/2016: Heart Failures

08/19/2016: Nations That Forget God

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Restoring a Withered Hand

My article Restoring a Withered Hand is now available in Bible Articles. It first appeared on The Fellowship Room website in April, 2014.

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Satan's Prayer: Updated Article Available

My article Satan's Prayer is now available in Bible Articles. It first appeared in the Gospel Advocate.

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