Many Christians don’t even know what fasting is. Even for the ones who do, they haven’t studied it much or been taught how to apply it in their lives. It is something that rarely, or never, comes up in church and so Christians are left without proper education on the subject. Consequently, it has ceased to be a practice almost at all. This is terrible! … Continue reading Things Christians Should Know About Fasting
And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me. Matt. 11:6 Are you offended by the Word of God? Because it is an offensive book. There are things that seem vicious or harsh. There are a lot of brutal stories and “hard sayings”. We read of God’s passion in taking vengeance on the wicked. He was zealous to annihilate them. Sometimes we wonder at … Continue reading Offensive Things About the Bible
Whatttt?!?!! Leah, you mean you don’t believe in the moon landings? Why? Are you one of those conspiracy theorists? Come on, don’t tell me you’ve been fooled! Maybe that is what you’re thinking right now, but hear me out. Because while most people debunking the moon landings do it by examining the pictures, the strange events surrounding them, and the physical impossibility of doing such a thing, … Continue reading Why I Don’t Believe Humans Have Been to the Moon
Since writing my first post like this, 3 Lies I was Told in Church, I have continued to notice more examples. Maybe my readers have too. The thing is, these lies are not intentional, but they have slipped in unnoticed and it’s a matter of locating and combating them. I think it’s important to bring awareness to these areas, and so I’m doing a few more … Continue reading 3 More Lies I was Told in Church
Today’s observation will be different, because it will have no conclusion to it. I have not yet learned to find complete harmony between these two concepts. The first one is this: many times in scripture, we are told to fear the LORD. In fact, the fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom! I will only list a couple verses here containing this … Continue reading Fear God + Love God
It is no dispute what the Temple of the Old Testament was. Built in the days of king Solomon of Israel, the richest man who ever lived, the Temple was a gorgeous and costly building, taking many years to finish. There was gold, silver, precious gems, beautiful cloth, engravings; and all the work was done by the most talented craftsmen to be found. At … Continue reading The Temple of God
Because I had so much fun writing the first post like this, I decided to make another! It’s always good hearing a few more of those lesser known stories. I had a hard time deciding what three to pick! I hope you enjoy my selections though. 1) Jonathan’s Daring Move 1 Samuel 14:1-14 Summary: Israel is at war with the Philistines, and is not … Continue reading 3 More Bible Stories We Should Hear About More!