Frightening Words By Jesus

Frightening Words By Jesus

Perhaps one of the most frightening verses in the Bible appears in Mark’s gospel chapter twelve.  In verses 28-34, we are told the story of a scribe who stepped out from a crowd and hurled a question at Christ.  Can you imagine being in the crowd to hear the...
The Legacy of Chick-fil-A

The Legacy of Chick-fil-A

Truett Cathy, the owner and founder of the Chick-fil-A chain died Monday, September 8th at age 93, surrounded by his family.  His funeral will be held today at 2pm at the First Baptist Church in Jonesboro.  The legacy of Chick-fil-A far exceeds the chicken sandwich...
Spraying Graffiti on Biblical Womanhood

Spraying Graffiti on Biblical Womanhood

I find myself amazed that the most successful shows on television are often filled with a shallow and disrespectful view of women.  Television is deceiving us.  Facebook is deceiving us.  The selfie culture is deceiving us.  The celebrity culture is deceiving us.  Are...
Open Letter to Ann Coulter

Open Letter to Ann Coulter

Dear Ann, You don’t know me and perhaps we will never meet in person, but I’ve often applauded as I’ve listened to your scathing rebukes of our failed political policies.  However, as I read your article regarding Dr. Brantly and the horrific Ebola...
Scripture Under Siege

Scripture Under Siege

When Paul wrote to Timothy from the dungeon prison as he was awaiting execution, his heart was focused on the church at Ephesus where the Scripture was under siege.  What Paul had promised the elders in Acts 20 had come to fulfillment.  The wolves had clothed...