Why Was Jesus Baptized?

A question people sometimes ask, “If Jesus was sinless why did He need to be baptized by John the Baptist?” Matthew 3:13-15 states, “Then Jesus arrived from Galilee at the Jordan coming to John to be baptized by him. But John tried to prevent Him, saying, ‘I have need to be baptized by You, and … More Why Was Jesus Baptized?

How God Views Slavery

I recently heard a YouTube presentation in which the host asked this question, “The Bible is to be the moral book, how then is slavery permissible?”  John Cedars, My top 10 most IMMORAL bible verses, Cedars’ vlog no. 124 7/4/16 The verse he is referring to is found in Leviticus 25:44-45 which states, “As for … More How God Views Slavery

Indecision Can Kill

A few weeks ago it was raining pretty hard and I drove past an accident. It was clear what had happened, the car had run into a dividing barrier at the tollbooth. This person was indecisive about the direction he wanted to go and at the last moment he changed his mind, right into an … More Indecision Can Kill

Act As You Think

Do you really want to be as close to God as you think you do? The fortune cookie said, “To think is easy; to act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult of all.” No, I do not get my advice from fortune cookies, but when I saw this I thought, … More Act As You Think

Was Jesus Married?

About two years ago, while I was studying, I ran across a blog post called, “Jesus married to Mary Magdalene: a Historical Fact.” written by Simcha Jacobovici. When I first read this post I was in disbelief anyone would think this. I then asked myself, is it possible? Could Jesus have been married? Although I … More Was Jesus Married?