31 Ice Cream Flavors of Bible Translations

Ice Cream

“Jesus wept” (KJV). “Jesus started crying” (CEV). “Jesus burst into tears” (ISV). “And the tears of Jesus came” (Murdock). SO MANY BIBLE TRANSLATIONS Bible translations. It can make the best of Christian’s head spin, there are so many out there. And it’s kind of like going to Baskin Robbins Ice Parlor with their 31 flavors [...]

We Were All There When Mom Breathed Her Last

Mom's Grave Site

ONE YEAR AGO It was a year ago today that my mother died (May 13, 2014). We were all there (my brothers, my sister, my dad) when she breathed her last. LUNG CANCER It all started ten months earlier with a chest pain. The diagnosis was Stage 4 Non Smokers Lung Cancer. There was no [...]

“Monster” and the Theory of Evolution

Editorial cartoon depicting Charles Darwin as an ape (1871)

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” (Genesis 1:1) THEORY OF EVOLUTION “Monster.” It’s the name of the best-selling Christian fiction author, Frank Peretti’s, book that I read many years ago. You talk about a page-turner. This was it. And without giving the story away, the main issue Peretti dealt with in [...]

Pre-Tribulation or Pre-Wrath Rapture? (redux)

Diagram of the major tribulation views in Christian theology

“And they heard a loud voice from heaven saying to them, ‘Come up here.’ Then they went up into heaven in the cloud, and their enemies watched them.” (Revelation 11:12) I’ve done a lot of studying of the book of Revelation over the course of time as a Christian. In the midst of my research [...]

He Who Dwells (original worship chorus)

He Who Dwells by Pastor Mike

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Is Bruce Jenner a Christian?

Bruce Jenner

“Jesus answered and said to him, ‘Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again he cannot see the kingdom of God.’” (John 3:3) OLYMPIC HERO TURNED TRANSGENDER He was the hero of the 1976 Olympics winning a gold medal in the decathlon and setting a world record. Fast forward 4 decades and [...]

The Gap Theory of Creation

The Earth seen from Apollo 17

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. And the earth was without form and empty. And darkness was on the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved on the face of the waters. And God said, ‘Let there be light.’ And there was light.” (Genesis 1:1-3; MKJV) TWO CREATION [...]

Mistaken Identity and Awful Surprises: How to Cope When Tragedy Strikes

Head On Car Collision

“While he was still speaking, another also came and said [to Job], ‘Your sons and your daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother’s house, and behold, a great wind came from across the wilderness and struck the four corners of the house, and it fell on the young people and they died, [...]

Hall of Fame Tweets (Volume 25)

Twitter Bird

Here are some popular tweets you may have missed from the A Heart For God Twitter site… If God can take the crucifixion of His Son & turn it into good, how can He not take the cruelest point of ur life & do the same? #GoodFriday — aheartforgod (@aheartforgod) April 3, 2015 No matter [...]

Was Christ’s Existence Really Just a Man-Made Lie?

Priests

“By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God; and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God; and this is the spirit of the antichrist.” (1 John 4:2-3) GUNFIGHT AT THE O.K. CORRAL It was like the [...]