God’s Messenger

Over five hundred years before the birth of Jesus Christ, the angel Gabriel twice appeared to the Hebrew prophet Daniel in Babylon, revealing to him future events, such as the coming of a Persian empire, and then a Greek; and that the city of Jerusalem and the Temple of God at Jerusalem which were destroyed…

America Needs More Uncle Toms

In the novel Uncle Tom’s Cabin Uncle Tom was a black slave who saw himself—not as a slave, but as a servant and representative of Jesus Christ. He was honest and trustworthy and kind and intelligent, a good husband and father, and talked of God’s mercy and grace through the Lord Jesus Christ. At the end…

While We’re Cutting Things Off

In Matthew 5:29 & 30, Jesus says that if your right hand causes you to sin, then cut it off and throw it away. And if your right eye causes you to sin, then pluck it out, and throw it away, because it’s better to enter into Heaven with one hand or one eye, than to…

The Disciples Carry Swords

After all the signs and wonders and teachings and warnings of Jesus—even until the time that He was arrested by the Jewish religious authorities on the night of His betrayal—nowhere in the Scriptures do we find Jesus at any time prohibiting His Disciples from carrying swords—even into the garden where Jesus was arrested on the Mount of…

Pope Francis is invited to Speak to Congress

Pope Francis was recently invited by Speaker Boehner to speak to Congress—hopefully about Jesus. And so that Congress better understands the Lordship of Christ, when the Pope speaks to Congress, I’d like him to ask Congress a question. —But first he might state that, yes, Mary was indeed blessed to have been used by God to…