Seven Reasons Why Prayer is Important.
Prayer is one characteristics that is shared among many world religions and philosophies. In the end, the key difference is the recipient of the prayer. But what is prayer? Why is prayer important? Why do speakers, teachers, and religious leaders emphasize the importance of prayer? Books have been written on prayer. Even Jesus gave a […]
Recently, I heard a respectable Christian talk show host claim that it was impossible to hear from God. He blasted Henry Blackaby’s discipleship program Experiencing God claiming that no one can learn to hear from God. He also claimed that to say that one could hear from God goes beyond the scope of Scripture. Is this […]
Most readers have heard of cults. The very name “cult” may bring to mind a group of people participating in a voodoo type of dance, ready to sacrifice an unwilling participant; or perhaps, a maniacal leader, such as David Koresh or Jim Jones, who brainwashes his victims for personal gain. If this is what cults […]
On this Father’s Day, I, being a father, contemplate on the biblical principles for fathers. Now more than ever before, we need godly Christian men to assume the role of a father. We cannot afford any more dead-beat dads who claim to love God and love their children while not having anything to do with […]
It is a classic question. “Why did God allow _______ to happen?” You can fill-in-the-blank with a variety of terms. Recently, this question has had to do with a rash of natural disasters that have struck Oklahoma and other areas. Anytime a disaster strikes, one of the first questions asked is, “Why did a loving […]