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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 […]

I am a “C”

Many folks will recognize the reference to the “camp song” in the title of this post. I am a “C”. I am a “C-H.” I am a “C-H-R-I-S-T-I-A-N.” And I have “C-H-R-I-S-T” in my “H-E-A-R-T” and I will “L-I-V-E E-T-E-R-N-A-L-L-Y”! It’s catchy. If you don’t know the tune, click here to check it out. More […]

Random Acts of Kindness

Preach the gospel at all times, whenever possible include kind actions as well.–Michael Coughlin Christian: You can seem kind without giving the most important thing you can give to people. I’m not saying “don’t do kind acts,” and I’m not saying “you can only do a kind act if you share the gospel” … but […]

OSU vs Indiana Outreach Report

Greetings! On Saturday, November 22, 2014, Fred Triplett and I rode down to Ohio Stadium together to meet newly ordained apostle evangelist, Joe Conkle. Joe brought 3 men with him who were all eager to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ. Kelly, Johan and David. Here's the gang from the Ohio State vs Indiana game […]

Sunday School Series – Fruit

This week, the Lord allowed me to begin teaching a Sunday School series with the adults at my church. I have titled the series, “fruit.” My intention is to dig into Galatians 5:22-23, inspecting each attribute listed, but before we can do that, I thought it wise to lay a groundwork concerning the relationship between […]

The Eyes of Man

The Lord and my local church honored me again with the privilege of speaking to my congregation this week. As is customary on Wednesday night in the summer, my directive was to bring an object lesson. Continuing on the theme of the eyes (The Eyes of God), I want you to delve into the significance […]