Categories Archives: Faith

Je ne suis pas Charlie.

I’m not Charlie. If you’ve been watching the news recently, you saw the story about the French magazine, Charlie Hebdo. The magazine specializes in satirical cartoons that have been known to offend people of all types of religious beliefs. As ...

What color was Jesus??.

I’ve heard this question debated many times throughout my life. Most white people seem to assume that Jesus had fair skin like they do (at least it would seem that way by looking at paintings from the past). Black people seem to want to believe that ...

How should Fred Phelps Be Remembered?.

On Thursday, Reverend Fred Phelps passed away at the age of 84.  Mr. Phelps was the founder and Pastor of Westboro Baptist Church in Topeka, Kansas.  Prior to that, he was an attorney (disbarred in 1979).  It is the former description for which Phelps ...

Why God Created Sin.

Many people wonder what a Christian has to do to obtain salvation and maintain righteousness.  Righteousness has been defined by the church for centuries, but what does it mean really? The book of declares that if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jes ...

Clarification for The Gospel of Trying.

Last week, I wrote an article about if a devout Christian can live in sin.  There are a couple of clarification points that I want to make that I didn’t make when I first wrote the article: A person who seeks Christ and lives in sin is living wrong.  ...

Can a Devout Christian Live in Sin?.

I’ve been tossing around the idea that if a person who is truly devout and who is truly seeking Christ with all of their heart, can they actively and habituatally participate in repetitive sin.  In all actuality, the answer isn’t as simple as a flat ...

Envy: The Only Unavoidable Sin.

Out of all the sinful wrongdoing stated in Biblical text, envy seems to be the only sin that is completely and utterly unavoidable.  Sins such as drunkedness, lying, stealing, and idolatry may be a problem for some people, but certainly not everyone.  S ...

Christians Be Having Eyes Too Yall.

I’m going to let you guys in on a little secret today. Ready for it? Men love attractive women. Profound, right? Most men with good old ‘Merican blood flowing through their veins desire and want to be with an attractive women at some point in ...

Why Bad Things MUST Happen to Good People.

I want to start by saying that I am devastated to hear of the recent natural disaster that hit Oklahoma City and surrounding areas.  I spent a good part of my life being raised in Oklahoma and tornados were all too common.  However, the tornados that hi ...