How To Find The Right Church For You And Your Family


Here are some vital things to look for in a church where you and your family will be well suited to grow in the grace and knowledge of the Lord. Sound Doctrine No church, no matter what activities they provide for you and your family is well fitted if they do not preach sound doctrine. What Paul wrote to Timothy he writes to ever pastor at every church and that is to “preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching” (2 Tim … [Read more...]

How To Become A Youth Pastor


Here are a few things that may help you know how you might become a youth pastor or if God is calling you to be one.. Are you Called? I believe that to be a youth pastor, one may need a calling of God first. A good way to find out if you are called to be a youth pastor is to first volunteer as a youth worker to see if you enjoy it. God typically gifts us, equips us, and calls us into something that we thoroughly enjoy doing. It’s like you would be miserable doing anything but what God has c … [Read more...]

How To Teach Your Children The True Meaning Of Christmas


How can we teach children the true meaning of Christmas based upon what the Bible teaches about the coming of Christ? What Christmas is Not Christmas has become so commercialized that many people dread its coming. People go into debt to buy things to impress people with gifts they may not need and the focus is on getting rather than what we received two thousand years ago. One person told me that if you rearrange the letter in Santa’s name you come up with Satan but my point here is first to s … [Read more...]

What Was The Leviathan In The Bible?

What is the “leviathan” mentioned in the Bible? Was it a dinosaur? Was it simply a sea creature? The Created Sea Creatures In Genesis 1:21a it says that “God created the great sea creatures and every living creature that moves, with which the waters swarm, according to their kinds” but are the “great sea creatures” the same thing as the leviathan? Does the leviathan fit into the classification of “great sea creatures?” Surely when God used the word “great” He meant those with enormous size and … [Read more...]

What Does Remnant Mean When Used In The Bible?

When you read the word “remnant” in the Bible, what is the context that it is used in and what does it generally mean? The Definition of a Remnant The secular definition of the word remnant is not a pretty one. It gives us the image of left overs like carpet remnants or remnants of things that were left behind so an example of a remnant is the last yard of fabric that remains after all the other fabric has been sold or finding a remnant of the past like an old rotary telephone. The point is tha … [Read more...]

What Is The Meaning Of A.D. and B.C.? How Does It Connect To Christianity?


Why do we measure time with A.D. and B.C.? What is the significance of that and what is the connection with Christianity and civilization? The Measuring of Time We use AD or BC to measure the years and centuries today but this is something that did not originate until the 6th-century AD by a Christian monk by the name of Dionysius Exiguus who designated the delineation of time by adding “Anno Domini” which means “in the year of our Lord” which was later abbreviated as “AD.” Jesus was the refere … [Read more...]