Category: Theology

Taking a Fresh Look at the Life of Jonah: 9 Biblical Principles to Consider

It should go without saying that the Old Testament account of the prophet Jonah is one with which most of us are familiar to one extent or another. Since our earliest childhood our parents, Sunday School teachers, and pastors have regaled us with their interpretations – often exaggerated in an effort to keep us interested  – of how Jonah survived being swallowed

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Reflections on the 4th of July From a Black Christian Conservative

“…and He made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of the earth, having determined their appointed times and the boundaries of their habitation.” Acts 17:26 (NASB) I distinctly remember celebrating Independence Day as a young boy growing up in the Dixie Hills housing projects on the west side

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“November Nirvana” or The Misguidedness of Viewing Politics as a Means to National Salvation

The 2016 presidential election is less than six months away and, as with previous election cycles, curiosity abounds concerning the question of what role Christians will play in determining who will occupy the White House for the next four years. Now, having read that opening statement, please note what I did not say. I did not say that

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