Physician-Assisted Suicide: The Right to Die

Kim, a nine-year-old little girl suffering from birth with a nerve and muscle disease, came to the hospital for surgery on her jaw. After the surgery, Kim didn’t regain strength. Days went by, and she couldn’t breathe without help from a mechanical ventilator. After five days, the youngster’s troubles took a terrible turn: When the […]

Designated Survivor

My family is addicted to watching Designated Survivor on Wednesday night after Bible study. Thomas Kirkman, the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, is kept in a secure location during the President’s State of the Union Address just in case a catastrophe hits the capitol building. Well, terrorists succeed in destroying the United States Capitol […]

Lessons Learned on 9/11

September 11, 2001 is indelibly etched in the mind of every American who watched that day’s events unfold on television. We all remember where we were when we heard the news on that horrific day—I was in the bathroom at the sink brushing my teeth. My wife and I remained glued to the television throughout […]

Where are the Dead?

Where are the dead? Are they buried in a cemetery? No, they aren’t: “The body apart from the spirit is dead” (James 2:26). Are they in heaven or hell? No, they aren’t: “No one has ascended into heaven except he who descended from heaven, the Son of Man” (John 3:13). No human being resides in […]

5 Seconds After You Die

It is not uncommon for people who know they are about to die to think about life after death. Perhaps they’re like the woman who had a terminal illness and asked an artist to paint her portrait to give to her husband. The artist immediately began his assignment but at the first sitting, the woman […]