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 [...]

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ (podcast)

The Resurrection of Christ

To listen to Pastor Mike read the Gospel of Luke’s account of the resurrection of Jesus Christ: click here. (Luke 24:1-12) (The Resurrection of Christ picture is in the public domain: click here. PD-US) You might also be interested in: First Witness (7 Things That Prove Jesus Was / Is Alive) Recognizing the Risen Christ

Pontius Pilate’s Fatal Flaw – Part 4

"Behold the Man" by Antonio Ciseri

PONTIUS PILATE (This is the fourth in a four-part series. To read Part 1, Part 2 and Part 3, click here, click here and click here.) I want to continue to talk to you about a Roman procurator (governor) of Judea at the time of Christ (A.D. 26-36). His name is Pontius Pilate. PILATE’S FATAL [...]

Pontius Pilate’s Fatal Flaw – Part 3

Christ Before Pilate

PONTIUS PILATE (This is the third in a four-part series. To read Part 1 and Part 2, click here and click here.) I want to continue to talk to you about a Roman procurator (governor) of Judea at the time of Christ (A.D. 26-36). His name is Pontius Pilate. And the point of this blog [...]

Pontius Pilate’s Fatal Flaw – Part 2

The Message of Pilate's Wife

PONTIUS PILATE (This is the second in a four-part series. To read Part 1, click here.) I want to continue to talk to you about a Roman procurator (governor) of Judea at the time of Christ (A.D. 26-36). His name is Pontius Pilate. And we’re back now and turning away from Jesus confronting Pilate on [...]

Pontius Pilate’s Fatal Flaw – Part 1

Christ before Pilate

“Therefore Pilate went out to them and said, ‘What accusation do you bring against this Man (Jesus)?’ They answered and said to him, ‘If this Man were not an evildoer, we would not have delivered Him to you.’ So Pilate said to them, ‘Take Him yourselves, and judge Him according to your law.’ The Jews [...]

Test Your Knowledge of Easter (redux)

Easter Eggs

Are you pretty up on things surrounding the day Christians celebrate the resurrection of Christ? Let’s find out (answers below and page links to where answers were gained)… 1. Each Easter Americans buy the following amount of Marshmallow Peeps shaped like chicks, bunnies and eggs (of which yellow is the #1 color chosen): (a) 7 [...]

Gals and Guys and the Lust of the Eyes

A group of women window shopping in Toronto, Canada in 1937

(This is an excerpt from the blog post: A Heart Gone Cold – Part 3.) “For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes.” (1 John 2:16a) What is the lust of the eyes? In the words of one Bible teacher, it’s the “strong and sinful [...]