Month: February 2023


The Curse of Mass Evangelistic Crusades

What is directly being attacked here is the concept that Christians can be mass produced through a series of meetings or perhaps even through a single meeting.  This concept is the general rule of mass evangelistic crusades, if it is not the rule with no exceptions altogether.  Such crusades areRead More

Thoughts on the Asbury Meetings and Revival in General

The recent meetings at Asbury University in Kentucky have gotten a lot of attention.  This video is dealing with Biblical principles for discernment regarding anything that might be called a revival, an awakening, or a move of God.  I will focus mainly on general principles related to these things thatRead More

Luke 14:25-35 Study (Cherishing the Old Rugged Cross)

Luke 14:25-35 contains several key lessons upholding Christ’s Lordship (or authority) as necessary to be under for one to have an interest in Him.  It emphasizes that the way to eternal life in Him is indeed narrow.  It speaks emphatically of what a bloody and costly fight is required inRead More

Independent Fundamentalist Baptist Rebuke

The commonly regarded father of the IFB (i.e. Independent Fundamental Baptist) churches is Jack Hyles who was the leader of Hammond Baptist Church in Hammond, Indiana from 1959 until his death in 2001.  There is also a movement that is commonly called the New IFB, which I will comment aboutRead More

When it is Better Not to Believe in Jesus

We read in John 1:10-11: “He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not.  He came unto his own, and his own received him not.” And yet we see in John chapter 6 how a vast multitude of Jews did indeedRead More

The Lofty Looks of Man

James 4:14 says: “Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow.  For what is your life?  It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.” The God who created the vast Universe, and knows each one of the stars, is the GodRead More

You Must Walk in the Light of God’s Word

John 1:1-5 says of Jesus Christ: “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.  The same was in the beginning with God.  All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.  In himRead More

Two Rival Pursuits

Whether someone dies with a billion dollars worth of assets or dies with just the clothes they are wearing, each was fully guaranteed to die eventually.  And ultimately, since we also all surely brought nothing into this world, neither the billionaire nor the exceedingly poor man lost any more thanRead More