“Thank You”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on March 3, 2017) “I thank my God every time I remember you” (Philippians 1:3, NIV). This will be my last article for the Sentinel-New faith column. My family and I have recently accepted a call for me to become the next […]

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“Be Perfect?”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on February 17, 2017) “Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect” (Matthew 5:48, KJV). Uh, excuse me? The words of Jesus above say, “be perfect.” He doesn’t mean that, does he? Is this one of […]

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“Unity in the Spirit”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on February 3, 2017) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. Those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and […]

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“The Inauguration”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on January 20, 2017) When he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, he went to the synagogue on the sabbath day, as was his custom. He stood up to read, and the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was given […]

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“Scandalous”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on December 23, 2016) This is the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah the son of David, the son of Abraham: Abraham was the father of Isaac, Isaac the father of Jacob, Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, Judah the father […]

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