Should Christians Join the Military? Part 2

Before jumping into any important life decision, the best thing one could do is to make sure that decision is in line with God’s word. Should a person who is born again join the U.S. Military? Here I am going to examine what God has to say about war. If you missed Part one, click here! Old Testament… I want to show some Bible passages … Continue reading Should Christians Join the Military? Part 2

Should We Fold Our Hands and Close Our Eyes?

“Why do we close our eyes? So that we aren’t looking around and getting distracted,” seven-year-old me was told by my Sunday School teacher as a half-dozen kids sat together on the floor. He continued, “We fold our hands so we aren’t touching our neighbors….” Folding our hands and closing our eyes is the prayer etiquette that Christians are taught as little children and carry … Continue reading Should We Fold Our Hands and Close Our Eyes?

Things Christians Should Know About Fasting

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

The Creator Speaks

  This past Sunday evening, my pastor gave a sermon about how God speaks. How God has beyond all doubt, beyond all coincidence, spoken for His truth and evidenced His existence. My pastor gave some specific and very powerful stories from the Bible and history showing that God speaks. These stories fill me with joy because, honestly, oftentimes we think that our creator is silent. … Continue reading The Creator Speaks