Top 7 Bible Verses About The Prodigal Son

Here are seven top Bible verses about the Prodigal Son Luke 15:13-14 “Not many days later, the younger son gathered all he had and took a journey into a far country, and there he squandered his property in reckless living.  And when he had spent everything, a severe famine arose in that country, and he began to be in need.” If this parable tells us anything, it tells us that there is no true joy found in the riches of this world. They pass away and more quickly when there is “reckless living” i … [Read more...]

How To Make The Bible More Interesting To You

Here are a few ways that I believe will make the Bible more interesting to you.Buy a Study Bible I love my study Bible because it has a lot of commentary about the historical background, the audience to whom the book or letter (epistle) is being written to, and the purpose of the verses you’re reading. It can illuminate the meaning in some cases to know what happened before this and if it is meant for us or if it’s simply historical. The author’s notes are not inspired but they might be insp … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Serving Others

Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study on serving others.Serving Employers Philippians 2:22 “But you know Timothy's proven worth, how as a son with a father he has served with me in the gospel.” Timothy, like Titus, served Paul in proclaiming the gospel but the Apostle Paul reminds us that “Those who have believing masters must not be disrespectful on the ground that they are brothers; rather they must serve all the better since those who benefit by their good service are believers a … [Read more...]

The Story Of The Birth Of Jesus In The Bible

Here is the story of Jesus birth as told in the Bible.Jesus Prophecies There are dozens and dozens of prophecies of Jesus’ coming, including His first, being born of a virgin as Isaiah wrote “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel (which means, God with us)” (7:14) and later in chapter nine he writes “For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder, and … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Christians Should Vote

Should Christians vote? Yes, here are five reasons Christians should vote in this and every election.Introduction There are certainly more than five reasons for a Christian to vote but I can’t think of even one reason why they should not vote in this next election and in every election. We are stewards of where God has sovereignly placed us and in what He has entrusted to us. We live in a nation where it’s a right and privilege to vote and Christians should at least help decide who the next … [Read more...]

Why Atheists Call Christianity “Foolishness”

There is a never ending procession of online debates and discussions between those who believe in God and those who do not. In many, if not all, of these conversations atheists will submit that belief in God, the Bible, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit, prayer, miracles, and/or any combination of these, is ridiculous, silly, or foolish. As I pondered the many times that I have seen this idea being fired at me, and others, this passage came to mind. Let us look at it and see that God knew that … [Read more...]