The Sword of the Lord

On all the barren heights in the desert destroyers will come. Indeed, a sword of the LORD will devour from one end of the land to the other. There will be no peace for any person (Jeremiah 12:12, ISV). Whenever the sword of Lord is mentioned in the Old Testament, it is a literal sword. … Continue reading The Sword of the Lord

Friend, Foe, or What? — Post by Michael J. Findley

We all have friends. A few people are close friends, some more are friendly without being close and most people are on friendly terms without even knowing them very well. We all have enemies. If we are faithful to the Word of God, then some people will have vile, hate-filled enemies who openly display their … Continue reading Friend, Foe, or What? — Post by Michael J. Findley

Analyze, Analyze, Analyze

A message to parents and students: Never, ever, ever read a book, watch a movie, or see or hear a play or story or poem performed without answering these questions:(Don't read a book to your child or let anyone read a book to you without doing this, either.) Do "wise" and "good" people in the … Continue reading Analyze, Analyze, Analyze

What’s Elk Jerky for the Soul?

Today we Christians hear many messages designed to make us feel better, and above all to be easy to digest (understand, absorb), like chicken soup. Much "feel good" Christian teaching is, however, not biblical. I Corinthians 3:1 says, "And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as … Continue reading What’s Elk Jerky for the Soul?