Tag: Gospel of Christ

Pure Religion

Everyone should all want to have a “pure” religion.  There is only One Way to Heaven and that is through Jesus, our Lord.  Jesus says in John 14:6, “I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.”  There is only one true religion, and this is…

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From the President

It’s always a joy to see this time of year roll around—springtime in the highlands of eastern middle Tennessee. An early pre-spring treat is our annual Spiritual Renewal Lectureship. Speakers from all over come to campus to build us up and encourage us in the gospel of Christ. This year’s program is the 40th of…

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It’s Not About Diversity

No, you cannot be just anything you want. A man cannot be a woman. A giant cannot be a midget. Brown skin cannot be black or white. Right cannot be wrong. And everyone cannot be right. Today diversity is touted as though it were the most noble of all goals. Often, those who cry loudest…

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Why Must All Men Die?

“And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment” (Heb. 9:27). “For since by man came death, by man came also the resurrection of the dead” (I Cor. 15:21). What is death? It is a separation (James 2:26), a departure (II Tim. 4:6), a release (II Cor. 5:1), a…

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The Foolishness of God

“For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect”  (I Cor. 1:17). Many have ignorantly used this verse to deny the necessity of baptism;  however Paul taught the necessity of baptism often (See Romans 6).  He…

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The Preacher

Someone said that if you wanted to know how a man should preach then just ask a man who has never preached! Apparently that is the way many look at it. I’ve often heard those who have never had children of their own discuss at length about how parents should raise their kids! Many who…

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