Category: Christianity

  • Study and Study Some More

    Study and Study Some More

    Study and Study Some More – Evangelists, Pastors, and Teachers were given to the church, although teachers get very little recognition or level of importance. That being said, and above the aforementioned, is individual soul liberty. If you study to shew yourself approved, you may be surprised by what truths you’ll learn that may not…

  • Qualification of a Pastor

    Qualification of a Pastor

    1 Timothy 1:12 “And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry;” This verse removes the opinion of man and the unbiblical ordination council. Qualification of a Pastor – The ONE qualification of a Pastor that outshines the attributes and characteristics found…

  • The Total Package

    The Total Package

    The Total Package – Christian, have you ever considered this? We’ve heard these verses over and over: “For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;” and “Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the…

  • Primitive or Progressive

    Primitive or Progressive

    Primitive or Progressive – A friend of mine, who is now with the Lord in Heaven, understood, as do I, that the Church needs a reboot. These next few thoughts are for your admonition and opportunity to analyze and critically think about our position as the local Body of Christ. The building – Are we…

  • Great Witness

    Great Witness

    Great Witness – One of the greatest witnesses in the Bible is the woman in John chapter 4. Taking up at verse 16: 16 Jesus saith unto her, Go, call thy husband, and come hither. 17 The woman answered and said, I have no husband. Jesus said unto her, Thou hast well said, I have no husband:…

  • Baptist, Not a Denomination

    Baptist, Not a Denomination

    Baptist is Not a Denomination – Baptist, Not a Denomination – Written by RobertPatenaude Baptist, Not a Denomination – There is no such thing as “THE” Baptist Church, in the sense of a universal (worldwide), continental, national, regional, or otherwise “church.” We sometimes hear people say, “Oh, he belongs to the Baptist church,” in a…

  • He is Merciful

    He is Merciful

    He is Merciful – Not without consequences, 2 Samuel 12 is the greatest story of discipline, repentance, forgiveness, mercy, grace, and restoration in the Bible. Read the chapter slowly and you will be filled with knowledge from the Holy Spirit with which you will have cause to strengthen yourself and another.

  • The IFB To-Do List

    The IFB To-Do List

    The IFB To-Do List Here are a few things to consider about the Independent Baptist Church – Why, because we keep making the same mistakes over and over! By the way, the list below is a cry, not a laugh! I am not going to expound on the list because you will recognize the problems…

  • The Ekklesia

    The Ekklesia

    The Ekklesia – Dear Church and Pastor, love the gift of the called-out assembly! Why are leaders laying burdens upon the spiritual flock? God’s Word says my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Why would any spiritual leader want to do the opposite of what Christ Himself offers us? I’ve heard many preachers…

  • 501(c)3 Information

    501(c)3 Information

    501(c)3 Information – Good reading 501c3 ROMANS CHAPTER 13: WHAT DOES IT MEAN? WHO IS THE ULTIMATE AUTHORITY? SHOULD WE RESIST GOVERNMENT Romans 13 Heresy Refuted Church & StateRomans 13