No Cheating on the Eating

Do you remember some sort of experiment in chemistry class when you dripped a drop of some sort of catalyst into a solution and the liquid instantly changed color? Do you ever remember thinking or hoping that it might turn a different color next time? No, you didn’t, because it’s chemistry. It does what it […]

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Gnaw on the Bible for Spiritual Nutrition

The first Psalm paints a beautiful picture of “blessed man.” …his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its season, and its leaf does not wither. In all that he does, he prospers. Psalm 1:2–3 (ESV) But tell […]

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Your Life on the Front Page?

Here’s a simple way to evaluate something you are contemplating saying or doing: Would you want that behavior or choice in bold print on the front page of the paper? Not pictures or details, mind you! Just simple facts. If you don’t want what you are saying or doing proclaimed, you should think about whether […]

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The Dangers of the King James Version

While the King James Version of the Bible may rank among the great achievements of 18th century literature, the era, the style and the presuppositions underlying this most classic of English translations pose significant problems for the Christian who wants to interact with God through his living and active Word in the twenty-first century. First, […]

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