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Should We Use the Name Jehovah?

Should We Use the Name Jehovah?by Dr. James E. Smith, Florida Christian College The name Jehovah does not occur a single time in the Hebrew text of the Old Testament. No biblical writer ever used the name Jehovah in prayer or song. Though the name Jehovah appears seven times in the King James Version and several… Read More »

A New Creation

by Timothy Jerry Hebrews 4:12 (NKJV) For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. Man Is First and Foremost a Spirit. Genesis… Read More »

The Triune Nature of Man – Part 1

by Timothy Jerry 1 Thessalonians 5:23 (NKJV) Now may the God of peace Himself sanctify you completely; and may your whole spirit, soul, and body be preserved blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. One of the greatest hindrances which keeps people from living free from the destructive forces of the world, whether… Read More »

Loving God With All Your Soul

 by Timothy Jerry (Matthew 22:34-40 NKJV) But when the Pharisees heard that He had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together. {35} Then one of them, a lawyer, asked Him a question, testing Him, and saying, {36} “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the law?” {37} Jesus said to him, ‘You shall love the LORD… Read More »

Why Moral Relativism Doesn’t Work

One of the most concise definitions of moral relativism that I have found comes from the Free Dictionary, by Farlex, and reads as follows. The philosophized notion that right and wrong are not absolute values, but are personalized according to the individual and his or her circumstances or cultural orientation. It can be used positively… Read More »

Loving God With All Our Heart

 by Timothy Jerry (Deuteronomy 6:5 NKJV) You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength. God has given us His nature through the new birth, thus empowering us to walk in His love. (Romans 5:5 NKJV)…the love of God has been poured out in… Read More »

God in the Image of Man

“In every condition of life, and in forming your opinions on every subject, let it be an established principle regulating your conduct, that nothing can be honorable which is morally wrong. Men who disregard or disbelieve revelation often err from the true standard of honor, by substituting public opinion of false maxims for divine laws.… Read More »

If This is All There Is

 by Timothy Jerry I am often a bit puzzled by those who claim to not believe in God. I guess what baffles me the most is their zeal to disprove those of us who do believe in God. I wonder why it really matters to them that much? After all, if there is no God, then… Read More »

Discovering Our Purpose

 by Timothy Jerry There is an Arabic proverb about a father giving advice to his son who is about to leave home to find his way in the world. His father said, “My son, in this world you will meet different people. The first people you will meet don’t know, and they do not know… Read More »

Covering Our Nakedness

by Timothy Jerry No amount of human philosophy or wisdom will ever lead man to understand the ways of God. The consequence of sin has been far greater than most people can ever imagine. Because of sin people are estranged from God, and therefore separated from His ways. Before Adam and Eve sinned they had… Read More »