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Miracles to Convert the World

My wife just showed me a FB post where someone quoted Kris Vallotton saying that the church must demonstrate the miraculous works of Christ. It is at least implied that this is what allows nonbelievers to experience repentance.                     Here is my response: The only miracle […]

Would Christ Call Someone Unchristlike?

I have a general sense that wherever possible we try to use Biblical terminology. This means we say words that people often find offensive. For example, we, as Christians, should not be afraid to call transgression of God’s law “sin,” rather than “a mistake” or “missing the best.” I think an area where this can […]

Western “that team up north” vs THE OSU Outreach Report

First off all, hat tip to Jason Marianna for reminding me that “THE” is all caps when referring to THE OSU. Saturday, September 26, 2015: Joshua Richards and I preached the gospel from about noon to 3pm at the usual spot, Lane and Olentangy River Rd, prior to the Buckeyes’ victory over the Broncos of […]

How to Protect Yourself from Deception

I preached this sermon this week at church. Here are the images which are referred to therein:

The Face of Evil

Today is Tuesday, July 21. In recent times, 2 videos have been made public claiming to show that Planned Parenthood intentionally harvests human organs from the babies they murder and sell them. Christians are incensed and are hoping that this will be the turning point in the effort to convince our government to stop subsidizing […]

Why There Are Rules

I’m having a very friendly email discussion with a friend right now. Some of the discussion has come around to me explaining why I have restrictions as to who can join me for evangelism. Here’s an excerpt I found quotable: We are trying to make disciples of Christ. That task requires the readiness to invest […]

My Brother Paul’s Response to Matthew Vines’ “40 Questions”

Matthew Vines has posted a series of forty questions. I have written up compiled a fairly brief response from Scripture. 1. Do you accept that sexual orientation is not a choice? Who are you, O man, who answers back to God? The thing molded will not say to the molder, “Why did you make me […]