Respect and Concern: Lost Ethics.
Before returning to the ministry, I took some electrical courses and earned a degree in electrical maintenance. The electrical student needs to have a firm grasp on the flow of electricity. Electrical work is one of the more dangerous occupations in the world today. One small slip can result in one major disaster. While learning […]
Negativity…negativity…negativity!!! It seems like that is all we hear. Someone is killed over here. Someone has been robbed over there. This person is sick. That person has financial problems. The government does this. Corruption, murder, adultery…and on and on. If you listen to the news, you will be bombarded with pessimism everywhere. For the church, […]
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 […]
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 […]