We see what a healthy practice of fasting for the Christian is, then, in part, by being told what it is not. And sometimes that is a part of knowing what is true and good generally.
If someone is talking, and another one has something to say, let the first one who was talking be quiet, and listen, so that everyone listening can be built up and edified by what is said.
The Bible is not only profitable for knowing God, but is also given to us for studying the hearts of man – ours, and others – to be wise as serpents and harmless as doves.
To the extent that I haven’t heard anyone else saying we should, perhaps its time for us to start viewing the culture war in the U.S. as domino theory.
A word about King James VI and I, the rumored bisexual who commissioned the KJV a few centuries back. A per-version of the Bible exists which winks and nods to his old nickname.
Did you know that Herod’s father’s association with Julius Caesar helped him to secure the appointment by the Roman Senate in 37BC to the position of “King of the Jews”?
All that being a partisan means is that you are partial, or devoted, or an adherent. Therefore, a partisan for Christ is a good thing to be, all the better the more you are.
Some take-aways from last week’s assorted news stories is that only Democrats should win elections, censorship is real, Alex Jones must be destroyed, and Iran might not be so bad again.
Why is it okay to cheer on your own country when it comes to soccer tournaments, but not so much when it comes to that same country pursuing its economic or national security interests?
Had the early Church thought like Leeman does, they might have rejected the term ‘Christian’ itself. That too was a pejorative originally, mockingly deriding followers of The Way.