Monthly Archives: February 2008

We Want Preachers – Not Preaching

3-2-08 by Charles Hodge Figure that one out! Sectarians go months – years with an interim pastor before “hiring” their preacher. Brethren panic in  few weeks. Without any authority we “MUST” have a preacher. Preachers are “in”…however, preaching is “out”. … Continue reading

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Preaching Should Be Increased (or, Kill the Church – Downplay Preaching)

2-24-08 by Michael Gilbert (part 1 in a series) There’s really only one fundamental reason to worship with a congregation – the character of its preaching and teaching program. It’s the Word that saves, not programs. It’s the Word of … Continue reading

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Counting the Cost

3-02-08 by Marvin Weir Man is not a plant or an animal. Man was created in the image of God (Gen. 1:27) and has the ability to reason and think. This being the case, God expects humans to be reasonable … Continue reading

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Christian Colleges Can Be Dangerous

3-2-08 by Brad Harrub, Ph. D. (Dr. Harrub’s degree is in Neurobiology from the University of Tennessee, and he is the editor of THINK magazine) As many of you know, I get asked almost every weekend about our “Christian” schools … Continue reading

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When Prayer Is Not The Solution

February 17, 2008 “And the Lord said unto Joshua, Get thee up; wherefore liest thou thus upon thy face?” (Joshua 7:10) After the mighty victory at Jericho, it was abundantly obvious that God was fighting for His people as they … Continue reading

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The Mechanic and the Preacher

February 17, 2008 by Matt Ritchardson The following “parable” was written by Leroy Brownlow, who is now deceased… A mechanic went to hear a visiting evangelist in a little town. The preacher preached that night on money and presented the … Continue reading

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Stand Fast

February 17, 2008 A Tidbit of Wisdom and Exhortation… All Christians would do well to compare Eph. 6:13, “…and having done all, to stand.” with the following account… When the Nazis came for the communists, I remained silent; I was … Continue reading

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