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Words of Wisdom Radio: December 27 - 31, 2021

My Words of Wisdom Radio minute, broadcast LIVE after the noon news on WECO Radio, is also available in Words of Wisdom Radio, also in Words of Radio Transcripts. The week of December 27 - 31, 2021 is covered in the following:

    - 12/27 - Ignorant Bible Critics 
    - 12/28 - The Bible Is From God 
    - 12/29 - Being Religious Without Jesus: Cornelius 
    - 12/30 - No Faith …

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Jesus Saves the Lost

Jesus defined His mission when He said: "For the Son of Man has come to save that which was lost” (Matthew 18:11).  Define “lost.” It is from a Greek word meaning “wasted, ruined, lost,” and Satan is called “Apollyon,” meaning “him who lays waste” (Revelation 9:11).  Is your life being wasted through alcohol and drugs, sex and babies outside of marriage, hatred and racism, v…

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Commentary Continues in Psalms 53, 54, and Psalm 55

My FREE Psalms Commentary continues for Psalm 53, Psalm 54, and Psalm 55, in Devotions from Psalms.

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Words of Wisdom Radio: December 6-10, 2021

My Words of Wisdom Radio minute, broadcast LIVE after the noon news on WECO Radio, is also available in Words of Wisdom Radio, also in Words of Radio Transcripts. The week of December 6-10, 2021 is covered in the following:

    - 12/6 - Reasons for Doubt
    - 12/7 - So Goes The Nation 
    - 12/8 - Jesus Saves the Lost 
    - 12/9 - The Savior’s Saved 
    - 12/10 - An Immoral…

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Ronald Bartanen's The Value of Time

Ronald Bartanen's The Value of Time, addressing the holiday season and New Year's, is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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Radio Broadcasts from November 15-19, 2021

Listen to the Radio!  “WORDS OF WISDOM” is broadcast Monday through Friday after the noon news on WECO, 101.3 FM WARTBURG, TN. It is also streamed live and posted on www.wecoradio.com. My programs for the following dates are now available also in Words of Wisdom Radio (transcripts are available at Words of Wisdom Radio Transcripts):

    - 11/15 - Sin Is Sin
    - 11/16 - Against Nat…

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REVISED Outline of Daniel Now Available

My REVISED outline of the book of Daniel is now available in Bible Books Outlined.

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QA: Where Should I Donate My Money?

My QA: There are so many asking for donations, how can I know where to give my money? from December 8, 2019, is now available in Questions Answered.

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Psalm Commentary for Psalm 49 and Psalm 50

My Commentary Devotions from Psalms continues with Psalm 49 and Psalm 50, which are available in Devotions from Psalms. The full Psalms commentary can be used for personal Bible study or classroom discussion.

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Gerald Cowan: Does It Matter What Kind of Person We Are?

Gerald Cowan's article from August, 2018, Does It Matter What Kind of Person We Are, As Long As We Believe In God and Christ? is now available in the NEW PAGE for Publications from Gerald Cowan.

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Sellers Crain's Are the Lord's Supper and Baptism "Sacraments"?

Sellers S Crain, Jr.'s article, Are the Lord's Supper and Baptism "Sacraments"? from July 7, 2021, is now available in the page dedicated to his unpublished works, Publications from Sellers Crain.

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Thanksgiving Is a Mouthful

“But fornication and all uncleanness or covetousness, let it not even be named among you, as is fitting for saints; neither filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor coarse jesting, which are not fitting, but rather giving of thanks” (Ephesians 5:3-4). Surely we can see that filthy, smutty, dirty language that spews from a person's heart cannot be canceled out by an hour or a day of “Thanksgiving.”…

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Words of Wisdom Radio for October 25-29, 2021 Available

My minute long radio programmes are now available in Words of Wisdom Radio for the following:

  • October 25, 2021: Jesus Is No Zombie
  • October 26, 2021: Jesus Is No Ghost
  • October 27, 2021: The Holy Spirit Or the Written Word?
  • October 28, 2021: Use the Right Instrument
  • October 30, 2021: Truth First, Fable Later

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War of Words: Sermon Available Now

My Sermon slides for War of Words, based on 2 Timothy 2:11-16, preached on September 29, 2021, is now available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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Don't Claim the Bible Says It If It Doesn't Actually Say It

Gerald Cowan's 3 part series, Don't Claim the Bible Says It If It Doesn't Actually Say It, is now available in the NEW page featuring his work, Publications from Gerald Cowan.

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Respect for God: Our Dress in Worship

Perry Sexton's article Respect for God: Our Dress in Worship is now available in Publications from Guest Authors.

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Proverbs Commentary: Proverbs 13:15, 17, 19, 24 Out Now

The Five Commandments for Christians: Now Available

My sermon The Five Commandments of Christians was delivered October 10, 2021, in Paulding, Ohio, in a gospel meeting. It is now available online in Sermon Audios; the slides are available in Sermon Powerpoints.

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QA: Do I Have To Be Married To Be a Good Christian?

My QA on September 5, 2021, addressed 3 questions: Do I have to be married to be a good Christian? Is it really against Scripture to be physically aggressive or violent with others, including family? and Is disciplining children against the Bible?. It is now available in Questions Answered.

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Psalm Commentary Continues with Psalm 128, 129, and Psalm 131

My Psalms Commentary continues with Psalm 128: What's In It For Me?; Psalm 129: Scars of Youth; and Psalm 131: What It Means To "Grow Up". These are all available in Devotions from Psalms.

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