February 25th, 2018
Questions Concerning Biblical Matters
Acts 15:5-6 (KJB) But there rose up certain of the sect of the Pharisees which believed, saying, That it was needful to circumcise them, and to command them to keep the law of Moses. 6 And the apostles and elders came together for to consider of this matter.
Some people may think that the early church was without many conflicts, errors, problems, or controversies as found in many churches today. However, nothing is further from the ... Continue Reading →
August 24th, 2017
The Atmosphere Round About the Throne
Revelation 7:11-12 (KJB) And all the angels stood round about the throne, and about the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God, 12 Saying, Amen: Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
These two scripture verses give us a glimpse into heaven around the throne of God. It speaks of ... Continue Reading →
April 13th, 2017
The Leadership Gathered
Matthew 26:3 (KJB) Then assembled together the chief priests, and the scribes, and the elders of the people, unto the palace of the high priest, who was called Caiaphas.
This verse describes an ancient “meeting of the minds.” This gathering was a conglomeration of minds led instinctively by dark and evil leaning hearts. These men were spiritually closed to things of God and open wide for following the darkness of the god of this world.
The chief priests, ... Continue Reading →
January 17, 2017
Godly Relationships Have Spiritual Parameters
1 Timothy 5:19-20 (KJB) Against an elder receive not an accusation, but before two or three witnesses. Them that sin rebuke before all, that others also may fear.
God has placed principles in His Word for guiding and managing our relationship with pastors and elders. These values are not something man can take lightly, ignore, or choose not to implement. God has placed these parameters upon His church for proper correction, direction, and godliness.
Too often ... Continue Reading →
May 19th, 2016
Gray Hair Is God’s “Stamp of Approval.”
Rebuke not an elder, but entreat him as a father; and the younger men as brethren; The elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity. (1 Timothy 5:1-2 KJV)
God looks at aging or elderly church members in an entirely different light than those living in their youth can see. Young teens, those who are just fresh out of college might, as well those with young families may tend to ... Continue Reading →