A Biblical Look at Baptism

The following article appeared in The Boston Globe on Sunday August 14, 1983: Natick police yesterday ruled accidental the drowning Friday of an unemployed Dorchester man who apparently lost his balance and fell into deep water while begin baptized in Lake Cochituate. John E. Blue, 37, was pronounced dead at Leonard Morse Hospital in Natick […]

In God We Trust

Many of us are becoming rich and that is extremely dangerous spiritually. To the disciples, Jesus says, “Truly, I say to you, only with difficulty will a rich person enter the kingdom of heaven. Again I tell you, it is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a […]

Christians and Politics

It’s political season in America. Last night, Donald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for President of the United States. The night before, Governor Mike Pence, who was raised only about a half hour from my dad, accepted the GOP Vice Presidential nomination. In less than one week, Hillary Rodham Clinton will accept the Democratic nomination […]

Stop Suicide

I have a friend who has recently struggled with suicidal ideations (he’s currently in the hospital receiving treatment), but suicide is nothing new to man, but men have often struggled with the thoughts of taking their own lives. King Saul took his own life after he was seriously wounded in a battle with the Philistines: […]