Tag Archives: Christ

The Problem With Friendship Evangelism

Yesterday, I was waiting for a train at a distant train station when I found myself cornered by a stranger who wanted to talk. We got on the same train, so the conversation continued for about another hour until he … Continue reading

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The Good Samaritan, Revisited

Once a wealthy African-American had to do business in Miami. After picking up his rental car at the airport, he began to drive downtown. However, as he had never been to Miami, he got lost, and stopped at a service … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Being Of Good Repute, And Being Good

Whenever I hear people talk of a political or religious leader as being principled, honest, or humble, alarm bells immediately go off in my head. The reason? From bitter experience, I have learned that “principled” people will often do and … Continue reading

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Faith: The Substance Of Things Hoped For

Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. Hebrews 11: 1. Before we can define “faith”, we must first define “hope”, as the Bible says that “faith is the substance of things hoped … Continue reading

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This Ad Was Deemed Offensive By ESPN (Video)

This ad for Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center was deemed too offensive by ESPN, and so they refused to run it. Yes, Jesus is “a stumbling stone and rock of offense” (Romans 9: 33). However, keep in mind that “He … Continue reading

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Photo: Ted Cruz Kneels in Prayer Outside the White House

As posted by CBN, this is Ted Cruz praying outside the White House on September 26. The two men with him are Rev. Rob Schenck and Rev. Frazier White. Schenck tells the story: In the image you see me at … Continue reading

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Blessing What God Has Cursed

Many years ago, I was invited with a group of Christians to go up to the top of a mountain overlooking Kyoto, Japan, to pray for the city and the people living there. Now, Kyoto is surrounded by mountains on … Continue reading

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