10 Things to Do with Your Family this Christmas Season

Over two millennia ago, the Lord Jesus Christ disrupted the very firmaments of heaven and earth as God incarnate; when he came to earth in human flesh and dwelt among us. This event was so extraordinary that the entire world separates history into two time periods: the time before his birth — before Christ (BC) — and the time after his birth — in the year of our Lord (Anno Domini, AD).

A Short Catechism about Baptism

By John Tombes, B.D., 1659 Edited by Kurtis Amundson To the Christian Reader, Many are the things at this day charged on antipaedobaptists in their doctrine and practice, which have been proved to be unjustly imputed to them, by many large treatises extant in print. For a more facile understanding of the truth than by reading larger tracts, is this ...

Tahiti: 200 Years of Christian Culture

Two hundred years ago, in 1815, the recently converted Christian king of Tahiti, Pomare II, was attending worship on the Sabbath day. Suddenly, his enemies under the leadership of the Prophet of Oro furiously attacked the assembly, having been promised an easy victory by their Prophet. The missionaries, however had warned the king of such a possibility and the christian natives brought their ...

A.W. Tozer

For centuries the Church has stood solidly against worldly entertainment, recognizing it for what it was: a device for wasting time … a scheme to divert attention from moral accountability. … But of late she has become tired of the abuse, and has given up the struggle. … The average church member lives a life so worldly and careless, that it is difficult ...

Behold, Your King

For 2,000 years the historic Christian church has remembered the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ in human flesh. This event celebrated around the world declares the advance of Christ’s Kingdom; of the increase of His government there shall be no end! No expression of man has described this work of our Messiah so well as Handel’s oratorio. His is a singular work that ...

New Ethics Against Virtue

or How to Cowardly Abandon All Resolve and Condemn the Teaching of Those Who Fall from Favor and Lose Popularity After the manner of Erasmus When the sands of time have shifted, the winds of change have altered course, and the status quo yields so that his principles are no longer held in vogue, the time has come for the ...

Manhood, Risk, and Dominion

The essence of manhood is forgotten in this generation. The nature of being a man, characteristics of leadership, and qualities of godliness are not being taken seriously today. Men have abandoned their God-given duties in every sphere of influenc...

Review: Les Misérables (2012)

Here are a few thoughts on the film Les Mis??rables. We'll give some initial praise, some warnings, and then comment on several of the characters and their developement in the storyline of the film. PROS: It is excellent to see characters in this f...

Observing the Christian Sabbath

The following article was written after a discussion I had with a friend regarding the continuance of the Sabbath and the change to the first day of the week. This is merely an outline of my opinions and beleifs as I understand the Scriptures to t...