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Four Rules for a Happy Life - Now Available

My Sermon outline Four Rules for a Happy Life, based on Ecclesiastes 9:4-10, is now available in Sermon Outlines. It is also featured in Publications On Family.

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QA: What Can Save the USA?

QUESTION: What can save the USA?

ANSWER: "Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people." (Proverbs 14:34) Righteousness is the state or condition of being "right" as defined by God by His commandments and by His example (1 John 3:7; Psalm 119:172; 1 John 2:1). Governments should exist to protect the righteous within their citizenry (Romans 13:3-5). ... Read More of this an…

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Universalism: Is Everyone Saved?

My sermon outline for Universalism: Is Everyone Saved? based on Luke 13:22-29 is now available in Sermon Outlines.

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QA: Why is there so much to fear?

​QUESTION: Why is there so much to fear? - January 12, 2020

ANSWER: Because the wicked are in charge of the media which promotes it. (Proverbs 10:24-25Wicked people have more reason to live in fear because they do not honour God's wisdom in their lives; they naturally assume others also live as they do. Therefore they cannot assume anyone else lives honourably. ... Read More in Questions…

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Outline of the Book of 2 Timothy: Revised

My newly revised Outline of the book of 2 Timothy, along with Study Notes for 2 Timothy, are now available in Bible Content> Bible Books Outlined.

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Motherhood - With Strings Attached: Slides Now Available

My sermon slides "Motherhood - With Strings Attached!" are now available on Publications On Family. They are also available in Sermon Powerpoints

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QA: Why Is Everyone Branded a "Racist"?

From Questions Answered: February 16, 2020: 

QUESTION: Why does it seem everyone is branded a "racist"?

ANSWER: "Racial discrimination" is racist, nothing else. “Discrimination” is the quality or power of finely distinguishing,” or making, judgments. Making moral judgments based upon what God says, is exactly what God wants us to do. Solomon asked God, “For who is able to judge thi…

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QA: Who Can Be Trusted for Truth?

QUESTION: With political campaign promises, Internet articles, and "fake news", who can be trusted for the truth?- 8/16/2020

ANSWER: Surrounded by the sinful (Psalm 12:8), King David points out a most disheartening belief in v4: "Our lips are our own; Who is lord over us?" When even sinners abandon speaking truth, there is no confidence in anyone, anything, anywhere. ... Today, Christians shoul…

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Psalm 105: Keep Your Focus on God

My commentary on Psalm 105: Keep Your Focus on God, is available in Devotions from Psalms.

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The Love & Respect from Man that God Deserves

My Sermon Charts for The Love & Respect from Man that God Deserves is now available on my new page On Jesus Christ. It is also available in Sermon Outlines.

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“How Long Were the Days of Creation?” Available Now

My article, How Long Were the Days of Creation?, is now available in Bible Basics on The Bible and Evolution.

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Book of Colossians: Sermon Charts Available

My Sermon charts/ slides for The Book of Colossians are now available in Sermon Charts.

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A Word to the Wise: Proverbs 4 - Now Available

My Sermon Powerpoint, A Word to the Wise: Proverbs 4, is now available in Sermons PowerPoints.

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No “Global Climate Change” Here!

The World-wide Winter of 2014 set frigid, lower temperature records than have ever been recorded. That showed no “Global Warming/Climate Change,” certainly not on this globe! Including these exceptionally-cold temperatures, world-wide climate experienced normal, seasonal changes, just as God decreed after the Flood in Noah’s day:

“While the earth remains, Seedtime and harvest, Cold and he…

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How Long Were the Days of Creation? Now Available

My article How Long Were the Days of Creation? is now available in my new page, Bible Content: The Bible and Evolution.

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Evidences from the Bible: Now Available

My article, Evidences from the Bible, is now available in Publications On Christian Evidences.

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The Problem of “Racism”

In the beginning, “God created man in His own image; in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them” (Genesis 1:27). Thus humans were made “in the image of God” but physically distinguishable as “male and female.” Sin and corruption caused God’s world-wide flood in Noah’s day (Genesis 7-9) and it was through Noah, his three sons and their wives that God start…

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Edd Sterchi: One Race Leaves No Room for Racism

from Guest author Edd Sterchi:

One Race Leaves No Room for Racism - June, 2020

During a time when our nations should be coming together to battle a common enemy (coronavirus), it seems that we are more divided than ever (politically and socially). Unfortunately a big part of this is racism. This is not God's plan for man.

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Brad Harrub: The Gospel in Genesis 5?!

Brad Harrub: The Gospel in Genesis 5?!:  

Two weeks ago a Christian came up to me following one of my lessons and asked me if I had ever researched the names in Genesis 5. I spent some time looking into the original Hebrew definitions, however names are sometimes difficult to translate properly. After spending some time looking at each name I noticed a pattern that others have previously recor…

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The Day Jesus Christ Died: The Darkest Day in History

Sellers Crain shares his thoughts on the darkest day in history in The Day Jesus Christ Died, which is available in Publications from Sellers Crain.

 

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