Archive for May, 2014

Mother’s Day

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Mother’s Day was first celebrated in 1908, when Anna Jarvis held a memorial for her mother in Grafton, WV. Her campaign to make “Mother’s Day” a recognized holiday in the US began in 1905, the year her mom, Ann Reeves Jarvis, died. Her mission was to honor her own mother by setting aside a day […]

What’s Different about a Christian?

Sunday, May 11th, 2014

What exactly is different about a Christian? That sets him apart from the world? Is it just his ultimate destination? He’s going to heaven and not hell? Is it that his sins are forgiven and the sins of the non-Christian are not? Certainly a Christian is going to heaven because His sins are forgiven, and […]

Man’s Religion

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Apostasy or apostate religion is most or best characterized by the description in Romans 1 that men ‘worship and serve the creature rather than the Creator.’ The wrong way is varied degrees of this all the way to the worst. The best churches are always fighting to keep worshiping God and not the creature. The […]