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Ben Carson, neurosurgeon and Republican presidential hopeful, essentially threw down the gauntlet recently and asked evangelical Republicans to choose sides by questioning the authenticity of the…

Work is honorable scripture says, no matter what kind of occupation you have. We all  have moments of frustration at our places of employment. God…

The famous Bible women dealt with identical situations that we face today. They knew grief, loss, suffering, stress, infertility, growing old and dying.

Have you ever encountered a once in a life-time opportunity you knew you could not pass up?  Every so often life presents us with opportunities.…

What do we owe God and our neighbor? Scripture tells us to give to everyone whatever is their due and to “owe no one anything,…

Which comes first, fasting or feasting? The disciples of John the Baptist were upset with Jesus’ disciples because they did not fast. Fasting was one…

Which comes first, fasting or feasting? The disciples of John the Baptist were upset with Jesus’ disciples because they did not fast. Fasting was one of the three most important religious duties, along with prayer and almsgiving. Jesus gave a simple explanation. There’s a time for fasting and a time for feasting (or celebrating). (Matthew […]

How does love and obedience to God’s law go together? The Pharisees prided themselves in the knowledge of the law and their ritual requirements. Mk 12:28-34 One of the scribes came to Jesus and asked him, “Which is the first of all the commandments?” Jesus replied, “The first is this: Hear, O Israel! The Lord […]