Monthly Archives: April 2007

Bible Translations: Which One Should I Use?

by Michael Gilbert If I wanted to buy an English Bible for a friend or my children…which one should I buy? Every bookstore contains numerous translations of the Bible. Should a Christian use the King James Version, the New King … Continue reading

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Progressive Fire Worship

What follows is a great article illustrating the error of introducing instruments into the worship of God. RE: An open letter to the congregation of Israel from your humble servant/priests FROM: Nadab & Abihu TO: Brethren It is with the … Continue reading

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Hearing They Hear Not

by Marvin Weir (guest article) April 29, 2007 The Lord and Savior says: “Therefore speak I to them in parables; because seeing they see not, and hearing they hear not, neither do they understand. And unto them is fulfilled the … Continue reading

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The Sting of Death Is Sin

April 22, 2007 by Michael Gilbert “The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law” (1 Cor. 15:56, KJ21) Death only ‘stings’ because of sin. Therefore, if sin had a cure death would not ‘sting’ … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From VA Tech

by Michael Gilbert Terrible tragedy has struck our nation. At least 33 reported dead at the hands of a gunman at Virginia Tech…and the nation is asking “why”. Whatever the reason for the senseless shooting, there are some lessons to … Continue reading

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Circles of Influence

by David McCain (Mt. Pleasant, TX) No matter who you are, you have some. They may be large or small, good or bad, but we’ve all got them. They can change the lives of others for better or worse, depending … Continue reading

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Seeking First the Kingdom

by Michael Gilbert “But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.” (Matthew 6:33) To “seek” something demands concentration and effort. Such is the case with the kingdom, the … Continue reading

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