God is Forgiving

A little girl was playing with some very valuable tea cups her mother had. The tea cups themselves weren’t that valuable monetarily, but the mother’s grandmother had given them to her on her wedding day. Obviously, they had great sentimental value. The little girl came to her mother sobbing, “Oh, mama, I’m so sorry I […]

All Lives Matter: Thoughts on Dallas

Last night’s shooting in Dallas which left five police officers dead was, in the words of President Obama, a “despicable attack.” Police officers, doing their job in protecting lives, were needlessly gunned down because, one suspect said he wanted to kill white people, particularly white police officers. I must confess that I am deeply disturbed […]

What About the Thief on the Cross?

Satan successfully uses the thief on the cross to keep many people from obeying the gospel. The reasoning goes like this: The thief on the cross wasn’t baptized, he only had faith, and I, therefore, only need faith and I do not need to be baptized. A big part of me wonders why people gravitate […]