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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 »

Foolish Things to Confound the Wise

 by Timothy Jerry (1 Corinthians 1:26-31 NLT) Remember, dear brothers and sisters, that few of you were wise in the world’s eyes, or powerful, or wealthy when God called you. Instead, God deliberately chose things the world considers foolish in order to shame those who think they are wise. And he chose those who are… Read More »

A Way That Seems Right

by Timothy Jerry (Proverbs 14:12)  There is a path before each person that seems right, but it ends in death. Within the heart of every person there resides two driving desires. The first is the desire to know God, the creator of all. The next if left unchecked, is the very thing that leads us… Read More »

Pride’s Deception

A person’s own foolishness ruins his life. But in his mind he blames the Lord for it. (Proverbs 19:3)  People do not like to take responsibility for their actions. The very first thing that Adam did when God confronted him about eating from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, was to first… Read More »

God Is In Control

by Timothy Jerry Is it God’s will to heal the sick? Or does God choose to heal sometimes, while choosing not to heal on other occasions? I believe that one of the misunderstandings concerning this subject is the false assumption that everything that happens in our lives is God’s will. I have heard the statement… Read More »

Rejection

by Kirsti Eastwood No-one is immune to pain of rejection God created us with a need to be loved and accepted. Satan’s plan for our lives is totally opposite, he wants to bring us pain of rejection and he starts to work on it early in our lives, at the birth and even before. God’s… Read More »

7 Sins of a Dying Church

By Thom S. Rainier is the president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources (LifeWay.com) I stood before some 700 church members on a Sunday evening. My task was straightforward. I was to share with them the results of a consultation my team members and I had worked on during the past several weeks. The presentation… Read More »

Christians and Civil Disobedience

A Background Paper by the Religious Liberty Commission of the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada By John H. Redekop March 23, 2001 An EFC Position Paper has been officially endorsed by the Organization. An EFC Background Paper is a serious document, created by a Task Force or Commission to encourage dialogue within our community.

Doing What Doesn’t Matter, Where It Doesn’t Work

In my estimation, one of the greatest traps of ministry can be the false assumption that activity is synonymous with productivity. As a result we can easily find ourselves involved in far too many causes and pursuits that may actually dull us to the reality that what we are doing is robbing us of true… Read More »