Monthly Archives: March 2008

12 Signs of a Good Boyfriend/Girlfriend

3-23-08 Michael Gilbert (adapted) Last week we looked at “12 Signs of a BAD Boyfriend/Girlfriend” – this week we will “flip it over” and look at “12 Signs of a GOOD Boyfriend/Girlfriend”. I hope this helps our young people as … Continue reading

Posted in Religion | Leave a comment

Obeying God

by Wayne Jackson “And being made perfect, he became the author of eternal salvation unto all them that obey him” (Heb. 5:12) The English word “obey” translates both Hebrew and Greek words that express parallel ideas – that of listening, … Continue reading

Posted in Highlights from Highlighted Passages, Religion | Leave a comment

1 Pet. 4:3 and Social Drinking

3-16-08 by Michael Gilbert “For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revelings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries” (1 Pet. 4:3) Certain … Continue reading

Posted in Highlights from Highlighted Passages, Religion | Leave a comment

Preaching Should Be Increased (or, Kill the Church – Downplay Preaching, pt.3)

3-16-08 by Michael Gilbert (part 3 in a series) A second reason Timothy was told to “preach the word” had to do with the godly examples of all the preachers that had gone before him, beginning with Paul. In our … Continue reading

Posted in A Preacher's Perspective, Religion | Leave a comment

12 Signs of a Bad Boyfriend/Girlfriend

3-16-08 by Michael Gilbert (adapted)    Good advice on dating is precious! It is so easy to choose the wrong mate. The Lord wants His children to be happy, and a great part of that happiness is determined by the … Continue reading

Posted in A Preacher's Perspective, Religion | Leave a comment

Preaching Should Be Increased (or, Kill the Church – Dowplay Preaching) – Part 2

3-9-08 by Michael Gilbert (part 2 in a series) Among God’s children, gospel preaching is not as popular as it used to be. We’ve come a long way since the in-depth sermons of the pioneer preachers that really grew the … Continue reading

Posted in A Preacher's Perspective, Religion | Leave a comment

Barnabas – An Encourager

3-9-08 by Michael Gilbert “Thus Joseph, who was also called by the apostles Barnabas (which means son of encouragement), a Levite, a native of Cyprus, sold a field that belonged to him and brought the money and laid it at … Continue reading

Posted in Highlights from Highlighted Passages, Religion | Leave a comment