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The American Election Reveals Rebellion

The American Election Reveals Rebellion

The American Election Reveals Rebellion As we all know, political elections do reveal the heart of those who vote for one candidate over another. It is sometimes hard to know whether the position of one person is better than that of another. One political party may vote for a candidate that holds to a particular position and the other party […]

Have You Considered The Consequences Of Sin?

Have You Considered The Consequences Of Sin?

GUEST ARTICLE Have You Considered The Consequences Of Sin? The theme of “sin” dominates the Bible. There are at least eight different terms in the Hebrew Old Testament reflecting some aspect of sin, e.g., “bad,” “wickedness,” “iniquity,” etc. Some thirteen different words in the New Testament similarly depict various shades of sin, e.g., “evil,” “unrighteousness,” “transgression,” etc. (cf. Pfeiffer, 2003, […]

The Disaster of Deliberate Sin!

The Disaster of Deliberate Sin!

  The Disaster of Deliberate Sin!  Why is known, purposeful sin so tragic?  Why does God warn against deliberate sin?  Why is deliberate sin different from unknown sin?  How can you overcome persistent sin? The Disaster of Deliberate Sin! Sin is the greatest enemy of our soul.  It is the great ruiner of relationships, the great destroyer of our future, the […]

My God

My God

  My God Have you come to know God in a personal way? Is He not only sovereign Lord, King, and Leader but also your God, Father, and Friend? Richard Hollerman Abraham was called the “friend” of God (James 2:23) None of us can fathom how utterly essential it is to be in a right relationship with God Almighty. Without […]

Transgenderism Is it Acceptable to God?

Transgenderism Is it Acceptable to God?

Transgenderism Is it Acceptable to God? Not many decades ago, no one would have had any idea what is meant by Transgenderism, although a few might have heard of transvestism. However, in this age when traditional standards of morality have been torn down, the terms are being used increasingly in the media. But just what is transgenderism? One authority defines […]

The Dark Side of Halloween

The Dark Side of Halloween

GUEST ARTICLE The Dark Side of Halloween  Excited children masquerading as witches, pirates, devils, ghosts, Dracula and other creatures bounding through the neighborhood, going from door to door shouting, “Trick or Treat” the party at school or a friend’s house where they tell ghost stories, bob for apples or tell fortunes the visit to the community “haunted house” and homes […]

The Community of Christ vs. the Churches of Men

The Community of Christ vs. the Churches of Men

  The Community of Christ vs the Churches of Men What do human denominations believe and teach?  What do communities of Christ believe and teach? What does the Bible really say?  Introduction Do you presently find yourself a member of an established church or religious denomination?  Are you part of a smaller nondenominational group or fellowship of committed people?  There are […]

Community of Christ

Community of Christ

Community of Christ What God Wants in the Community of Christ How did the early believers live? What did these believers believe? What were chief traits of the body of Christ? How do churches today differ from Christ’s body? Community of Christ! What does God want in the community of Christ? This is a question that people have asked in […]

Reach Out with Love, Kindness, Gentleness, and Friendliness

Reach Out with Love, Kindness, Gentleness, and Friendliness

  Reach Out with Love, Kindness, Gentleness, and Friendliness Being Christlike in attitude, words, and relationships Richard Hollerman We are living in a cruel and hard world.  The world often seems cold, unfeeling and harsh in their attitudes and disposition. This is true of the world at large (1 John 5:19). We’ve all had the experience of stopping at a […]

Five Ways to Increase Your Nutrient Intake

Five Ways to Increase Your Nutrient Intake

Five Ways to Increase Your Nutrient Intake Thanks to fad diets, everyone has their own idea of what constitutes a healthy diet – and has a mental list of which foods will never touch their lips again. We’ve all been there: Low-Carb, No-Carb, Paleo, South Beach, Atkins, Gluten-Free, Foods That Match Your Eye Color – you name it. But these […]

Salad, Soup, and Success

Salad, Soup, and Success

Salad, Soup, and Success Jeff Novick, MS, RDN A concern I often hear is that people can’t follow my dietary recommendations because they think large quantities of salad are required as a way to successfully incorporate the principles of calorie density, which are important for both weight loss and weight maintenance.  They say consuming such large amounts of salad takes […]

Official List of Sins (New Testament)

Official List of Sins (New Testament)

Official List of Sins (New Testament) [Some of you may be interested in this list of sins. We did not originate the list but there are some helpful things here. We are aware that some of the terms are taken from the KJV and they have changed meanings since that time. Sin is dreadfully evil and disastrous. It is “utterly […]

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 […]

Are You Happy?

Are You Happy?

Are You Happy? Richard Hollerman Happiness is a word that many people use but few people really know. The term is seldom used in the Bible (at least in the New American Standard Bible) but it is often used in our daily conversation. The word happy may be defined as “characterized by good luck; fortunate” (The American Heritage College Dictionary). […]

Stigmata—A Fraudulent Roman Catholic Copycat Phenomenon

Stigmata—A Fraudulent Roman Catholic Copycat Phenomenon

Stigmata—A Fraudulent Roman Catholic Copycat Phenomenon [Although we don’t know anything about the author of this little article, we believe that it has something for us to consider. It shows that the traditional Roman Catholic practice of stigmata (crucifixion marks in the body) is false and a fraud. See what you think of it. RH] When researching miraculous claims it’s […]

Judge Not?

Judge Not?

” Judge Not?” Vast numbers of people know and quote a favorite verse from the Bible. What verse might that be? “Do not judge so that you will not be judged” (Matt. 7:1). Whenever a prevalent sin of society is discussed, one is likely to hear this favorite text: “How can you condemn that? Remember that Jesus said, ‘Judge not, […]

Compromising on the Job (With Special Reference to Lockheed Martin Company)

Compromising on the Job (With Special Reference to Lockheed Martin Company)

Compromising on the Job (With Special Reference to Lockheed Martin Company) Recently I noticed an article in the local newspaper regarding one of the largest employers in the county. The piece reads: “Lockheed Martin Hiring 400 to 1,000 Workers at September Job Fair.[1] This made me wonder how many workers are actually working for this gigantic company. The Employees of […]

Overcoming Sin Through Christ – Blasphemy or Slander

Overcoming Sin Through Christ – Blasphemy or Slander

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 […]

Working in Today’s World

Working in Today’s World

    Working in Today’s World Discerning God’s Will for your Job Guidelines for Your Profession or Occupation  What Occupation or Profession Should You Choose? Introduction How can you discern God’s will for your Job?  What occupation or profession should you choose?  What should you do if you feel uneasy and have concerns about the job that you presently have?  […]

The Extent of Pluralism

The Extent of Pluralism

The Extent of Pluralism As pluralism overtakes America as it has Europe and other places of the world, we are confronted with the fact that many Americans simply don’t know how vital it is that we are united to Christ and accept His truth. They must simply think that if we believe certain things about Jesus and live a “good, […]