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The Discipleship of Devoted Women!

The Discipleship of Devoted Women!

  The Discipleship of Devoted Women!  Women are Disciples Too!  Sometimes people read through the New Testament, noticing the many references to men, and assume that women were not very much involved in the life of the body of Christ.  They notice that Christ chose only men to be His apostles (Matt. 10:2-3).  They learn that only men could be […]

Suggestons on the Feminism Issue and Women Speaking

Suggestons on the Feminism Issue and Women Speaking

Suggestons on the Feminism Issue and Women Speaking We realize that more and more, people do hold an egalitarian view of man and woman, just as we find in culture. But remember, our culture is sub-Biblical or even anti-Biblical. In other words, we find that the Biblical view of man and woman has been perverted. The feminist agenda, which is […]

What about High-Heeled Shoes?

What about High-Heeled Shoes?

What about High-Heeled Shoes? A Christian Response to a Popular Practice Richard Hollerman The reader may be somewhat surprised to see a question of this nature posed in a Christian context. Don’t professing “Christian” women wear high-heels as often as secular women of the world?  What could possibly be wrong with a woman wearing high-heeled shoes—and what could be wrong […]

The Sin of Women Preachers!

The Sin of Women Preachers!

The Sin of Women Preachers! David J. Stewart “Let the woman learn in silence with all subjection. But I suffer [allow] not a woman to teach, nor to usurp authority over the man, but to be in silence.” —1st Timothy 2:11-12 Feminism is of the Devil. One subject you’ll never hear a woman preacher preach about is feminism. As with the Homosexual Movement, the Feminist Movement has […]

Masculine Words that have Transformed

Masculine Words that have Transformed

Masculine Words that have Transformed Richard Hollerman Most of us remember when dozens and dozens of words ended in “man.” And why was this the case? One of the reasons was that it was the male who generally filled certain positions in the family, in society, and in anything public.  For instance, they were the ones who did a particular […]

A Brief Study of “The Angel of Jehovah”

A Brief Study of “The Angel of Jehovah”

GUEST ARTICLE A Brief Study of “The Angel of Jehovah” Article description: This article is a brief study of the identity of the Old Testament character named “the messenger of Jehovah.” One of the most intriguing inquiries into the literature of the Old Testament has to do with that mysterious being that is referred to as “the angel of Jehovah” […]

Did Adam and Eve Actually Live?

Did Adam and Eve Actually Live?

Did Adam and Eve Actually Live? Richard Hollerman Some of our readers may think that asking this question is entirely unnecessary. If you have this thought, I commend you—for you are taking God’s Word seriously and rightly concluding that if the Bible says something, it must be true. I totally agree with you. However, not all people would concur. While […]

Set Your Priorities for God!

Set Your Priorities for God!

Set Your Priorities for God Richard Hollerman If you are like most of us, you never seem to find the time to do all you would like to do.  Your activities, duties, and responsibilities crowd your schedule so that you just can’t seem to do all you want to do or even need to do.  We know that we need […]

Who Was Saint Valentine?

Who Was Saint Valentine?

Questions and Answers QUESTION: “Who was Saint Valentine?” “Each year we have a holiday that is called “Saint Valentine’s Day” but I have no idea who Saint Valentine was. Who was he, when did he live, and why is there a day named after him?” ANSWER: There is some question whether there was one man by the name of Valentine […]

Was Jesus Actually Naked on the Cross

Was Jesus Actually Naked on the Cross

Was Jesus actually Naked on the Cross?  Richard Hollerman Question: Every picture I’ve seen of Jesus has Him wearing a loin cloth. On the other hand, all of the sources I’ve read state that the Romans crucified criminals and others totally naked. In light of this, was Jesus naked or not when He was crucified? Answer: Again and again we […]

The United Methodist Church Rejects God and His Word

The United Methodist Church Rejects God and His Word

The United Methodist Church Rejects God and His Word The Position of Methodism and Women The United Methodist Church. Those of us who have examined this modern denomination conclude that there is a massive denial of Scripture and of the will of God to be found there. We have discussed this matter at another place. (See What about the United […]

Christian Worship and Women Singers

Christian Worship and Women Singers

Questions and Answers Questions Is it Scriptural and right for a woman to sing “Christian” songs in public? Is it right for one to listen to a woman singing “Christian” type of songs? Answer Christian worship and women singers. A question relating to this subject is not addressed directly in God’s holy Word, but the Lord expects us to use […]

Songs and Hymns

Songs and Hymns

Songs and Hymns   In this portion of the True Discipleship website, we hope to comment on various songs, hymns, and spiritual songs.  We may comment on the background of a given hymn, or comment on the lyrics of a song, or note certain Biblical allusions in some of the songs.  We hope that you will find this to be […]

The Value of Human Suffering

The Value of Human Suffering

GUEST ARTICLE The Value of Human Suffering   It has been said that there is no greater education than matriculating through the University of Hard Knocks. One thing is certain; many who have passed through the crucible of suffering will acknowledge that they have found themselves infinitely better for the experience—bitter though it may have been. Robert Browning Hamilton expressed […]

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Inhospitable

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Inhospitable

Overcoming Sin through Christ A Comprehensive List of Sins (Alphabetically Arranged) Richard Hollerman The plan of this study is simple.  We will look at a large number of sins, one by one, alphabetically.  We will define the sin, describe it, and comment on it, along with noticing Scripture references on the particular entry.  Some illustrations will be offered along with […]

Have You Been Outside Today?

Have You Been Outside Today?

Have You Been Outside Today? The Spiritual Cost of Isolation from Creation John Stonestreet  and G. Shane Morris One of the defining features of God’s Word is how often it points us to God’s world. Much of Scripture, in fact, assumes a level of understanding about nature. So, it would seem, if we fail to go outdoors, if we fail […]

The Law of God

The Law of God

The Law of God Questions are often raised in our day: What was the Law of God?  Why did God give the Law through Moses?  To whom was the Law given?  What was God’s purpose in giving the Law?  Are we under the Law of Moses today?  How should Christians in general look upon the Law?  How should Gentile Christians […]

How Old is the Earth?

How Old is the Earth?

How Old Is the Earth? Dr. Hugh Ross, a theologian/scientist, who contends that the earth is billions of years old, has characterized the issue of the age of the earth as “a trivial doctrinal point” (1994, 11). Others allege that the Bible simply does not speak to this matter. [For a refutation of the false ideas advocated by Dr. Ross, […]

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Homosexuality

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Homosexuality

Overcoming Sin through Christ A Comprehensive List of Sins (Alphabetically Arranged) Richard Hollerman The plan of this study is simple.  We will look at a large number of sins, one by one, alphabetically.  We will define the sin, describe it, and comment on it, along with noticing Scripture references on the particular entry.  Some illustrations will be offered along with […]

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Idolatry

Overcoming Sin through Christ: Idolatry

Overcoming Sin through Christ A Comprehensive List of Sins (Alphabetically Arranged) Richard Hollerman The plan of this study is simple.  We will look at a large number of sins, one by one, alphabetically.  We will define the sin, describe it, and comment on it, along with noticing Scripture references on the particular entry.  Some illustrations will be offered along with […]