Nothing can be believed unless it is first understood, and that for anyone to preach to others that which either has not understood nor they have understood is absurd. Peter Abelard (1079-1142), French Theologian. Comment: Peter’s dying words were, “I don’t know!” Even though I have been a Christian for 44 years I am still learning about God! My Bible
He got pneumonia when he was 18 months old and nearly died! He was cut from his high school baseball team for joining a church league violating school rules! He dropped out of high school in the 10th grade! He worked as a ditch digger, delivery boy, railroad track layer and a shoemaker. He was drafted into the Army in
The tragedy of life and of the world is not that men do not know God; the tragedy is that, knowing Him, they still insist on going their own way! William Barclay (1907-1978)
I have already won the lottery! I was born in America and know the Lord! Ben Carson
Which is it? What drives people to want to be known? Social media and technology is reaping billions of dollars off this trait of human nature! Facebook, this book, that book and every kind of platform to become known! What drives people to want to become famous? The foundation of what we do is more important that what we do!
The Bible from Deuteronomy to Revelation has many scriptures warning us about false prophets! How do you guard against deception from these spiritualists? First and foremost know your Bible! What will happen when error is introduced by a speaker or writer the Holy Spirit will bring to remembrance a scripture that will refute the error! If truth is spoken the Holy Spirit
Misunderstanding of the present grows from the ignorance of the past! Marc Bloch (1886-1944) He was a Jewish professor and fought along side the French Underground while Germany occupied France during World War II. He was captured and executed by the Nazi Gestapo in 1944.
The most important thing for me is having a relationship with God! To know that the owner, the Creator of the universe loves you, sent His Son to die for your sins; that is empowering! Knowing Him and knowing that He loves me gives me encouragement and confidence to move forward! Benjamin carson
You might start with a simple question. Is the gay and lesbian lifestyle a sin? He may say we believe in traditional marriage. Ask again according to the Bible is the gay and lesbian lifestyle a sin? A lot of churches in America are endorsing sin from the pulpit! Silence on these cultural issues is supporting them! Be careful you
Clearly the person who accepts the Church as an infallible guide will believe whatever the Church teaches! Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274)