Now Concerning Spiritual: (7) The Word of Wisdom

I want to reiterate that we can organize the gifts, or manifestations, of the Spirit into three groups of three gifts each. The first group, and the one we just completed, is the power group. They are gifts that do something: The gift of (special) faith. The gift of working of miracles. And the giftsContinue reading “Now Concerning Spiritual: (7) The Word of Wisdom”

The Truth About The Founding Fathers And Slavery

The hot issue of America’s past of slavery has been weaponized to cause guilt and self-hatred. It’s been used to silence political opponents and demoralize people who had nothing to do with slavery and racism; nor do they want anything to do with it. What did our founding fathers think of slavery? What were theContinue reading “The Truth About The Founding Fathers And Slavery”

Now Concerning Spiritual: (6) Gifts of Healings

(Note: Read the scriptures assigned to the subheadings.) I don’t know about you, but being healthy is important to me. I don’t like being sick, and when I am, I want to be healed a quickly as possible. With that in mind, I make it my business to find out what the Bible has toContinue reading “Now Concerning Spiritual: (6) Gifts of Healings”

Not An Entitlement

Safety and security are not entitlements. Honest government is not an entitlement. Food to eat and water to drink are not entitlements. Protection against crime is not an entitlement. A happy marriage is not an entitlement. Medical help and medicine are not entitlements. A job is not an entitlement. A place to live is notContinue reading “Not An Entitlement”

Nothing To Compromise With

In light of the recent shootings, the usual fanfare of anti-gun, anti-2nd amendment rhetoric floods the media. Of course, it’s all one sided. The agenda being to disarm the 100 million legal, non-criminal gun owners of America. And the progressives are always asking for a compromise. But what are they compromising? They have nothing atContinue reading “Nothing To Compromise With”

Now Concerning Spiritual: (5) The Working of Miracles

What is a miracle? Miracle is a word we use for many things. There are miracle formulas, drugs, and detergents; we call a beautiful flower a miracle, and a new born baby a miracle. But really, all these things are made and produced through natural and physical laws. In and of themselves they’re not miracles.Continue reading “Now Concerning Spiritual: (5) The Working of Miracles”

Blessed Are The Meek

What is meekness? Most of us think of meekness as weakness. But is it? “Blessed are the meek,For they shall inherit the earth” (Matthew 5:5). While thinking about what meekness is, I’m satisfied that meekness is actually the character of being gentle and humble. Gentleness We see in Galatians chapter five that one of theContinue reading “Blessed Are The Meek”

Now Concerning Spiritual: (4) [Wonder Working] Faith

“But the manifestation of the Spirit is given to each one for the profit of all: for to one is given the word of wisdom through the Spirit, to another the word of knowledge through the same Spirit, to another faith by the same Spirit, to another gifts of healings by the same Spirit, toContinue reading “Now Concerning Spiritual: (4) [Wonder Working] Faith”