Monthly Archives: August 2014

Does Al Mohler Listen to His Own Podcast?

In the second segment of this morning’s podcast, Al Mohler decried the government’s violation of religious liberty where the individual consciences of medical practitioners in matters of euthanasia are being overruled – or on the way to being overruled.  Yet he had just … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for August 27, 2014

The Bible is “legal protection from our opponent” (Luke 18:3, 5).  Through it,we can resist the enemy of our souls. #####  Jesus did not come to convince the unwilling; rather, He came to teach the willing. ##### The prophets wrote … Continue reading

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Glossary of Euphemisms Designed to Whitewash Immorality

The “Orwellification” of Immorality led me to consider putting together a glossary of euphemisms – the “politically correct” jargon that modern society employs to justify their bad deeds.  We who seek truth must be aware of how the language is being … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for August 25, 2014

If the Bible is God’s word, then… ##### Just as Jesus asked, “Was the baptism of John from heaven or from men?” (Matthew 21:25; Mark 11:30; Luke 20:4) so we should ask, “Is the Bible from heaven or from men?” … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for August 23, 2014

The New Testament age was a time of transition from the original age to the eternal age.  So much of the New Testament, therefore, is taken up with describing a set of events that were very much in motion.  Though … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for August 22, 2014

It takes time to grow as a Christian…but time alone will not make us grow as a Christian (Hebrews 5:12). ##### As God was father to the original creation, so Christ is father to the new creation. ##### The Bible … Continue reading

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Al Mohler Calls for Selective Empathy in Ferguson

Michael Brown of Ferguson was shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson on August 9.  In his podcast The Briefing on August 12 (his first comment on the subject), Al Mohler called for restraint in judgment since there were … Continue reading

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Iraqi TV Host Breaks Down in Tears at Plight of Christians

Source: James White (Alpha and Omega ministry)

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Ferguson Insanity

From Rasmussen: A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 23% of all American Adults believe the police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri should be found guilty of murder. Twenty-six percent (26%) think … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Notes for August 17, 2014

Acts 5:32 says that God gives the Holy Spirit to those who obey Him.  If course, it would make no sense for Him to give His Holy Spirit to those who do not obey Him.  What would such people do … Continue reading

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