Lex Talionis – Law of Retaliation

It is unfortunate that many if not most Christians have a flawed understanding of the phrase "Eye for an eye". It is common to hear people use this phrase to justify their wrath & hatred or even to justify personal vengeance as the Jews of Jesus' ...

The Piasa

Legends of giant birds and great monsters that wreaked havoc on mankind and devoured human flesh have continually thrived in ancient cultures. The Piasa is a legend one of those terrifying creatures. I have found my study of the Piasa to be quite ...

Clothed in the Righteousness of Jesus

Then he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the Lord, and Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him. And the Lord said to Satan, ???The Lord rebuke you, O Satan! The Lord who has chosen Jerusalem rebuke you! Is not thi...

Administration of the Lord’s Supper

Our mother has challenged us to outline the duties and regulations that pertain to the sovereign institution of the Lord???s Supper. First we shall state our presuppositions. The Scriptures are divinely authoritative to everything they address, and ...

A Quote from Patrick Cleburne

I read the following quote on a friends blog and thought I would share it. It was said by Patrick Cleburne; a Major General of the Confederate States of America during the War Between the States. "Every man should endeavor to understand the meanin...

The Baby That Would Have Been Mine

Kari Coolidge Atalla, by the grace of God, repented and put her trust in Jesus Christ as her Savior in early October 2007. Having spent years as a false convert, Kari???s former goal in songwriting was merely to compose what she thought would succee...

Film Review: The Widow’s Might

Title: The Widow's MightDirector: John Moore The Widow???s Might is a modern, western music. The film tells the story of a widow who is threatened with loosing her home because of the high taxes on the property. A couple of young aspiring film maker...