“If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.” -C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity, New York, Macmillan, 1960, p. 119. This life is short. Anything can happen. Our bodies function for a certain number of years, and then … More The Return of Jesus Christ & the New Jerusalem
There is philosophy, the realm of ideas and then there is life in the real world. Probably the hardest part of Christianity, the gospel and the Bible is translating those teachings into the real world. A few short years ago a young man, me, went from all out junkie, serious, near death junkie, to all … More A Junkie Shares about Addiction, Jesus, and the Salvation Army
Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a loud … More What will the New Universe be like?
The War on Principles & the Hope in our Worldview The Pilgrims pray for their journey fleeing religious persecution Daniel in the Lion’s den We live in a culture where really, values are passe. You aren’t allowed to have values. Morality, principles are scorned by the media, ignored by academia, dismissed in politics, and mocked … More The War on Principles & the Hope in our Worldview
Introduction Today we are going to be looking at the man Jesus and his depiction in the Bible. We’ll look at the life of Jesus Christ, and how it was described by the apostle Paul. We’ll look at it from the perspective of modern young people, so we may understand the times. Then we’ll cross … More The Divine Mysteries of Jesus Christ
This message was originally given at Bishop Noa Home, in Escanaba, Michigan on 1/24/2016. Listen to the Audio Podcast of this Sermon Via this Player: If you cannot see the audio controls, your browser does not support the audio element “Every now and then I guess we all think realistically about that day when we … More Sermon: Fighting the Good Fight of the Faith
“The great pillars of all government and of social life are virtue, morality, and religion. This is the armor… and this alone, that renders us invincible.” -Patrick Henry, Letter to Archibald Blair, January 8 1799 There is something missing from our republic. It’s something obvious, something vital. It brings light to the mind and thoughts … More The Great Pillars of Society: Morality & Religion