Why Some People Won't Go to Church: Who Is Really to Blame?

Why Some People Won’t Go to Church: Who Is Really to Blame?

There are a lot of excuses for not going to church.  Some people don't believe in the necessity of it, while others don't believe in the God of it.  But one excuse that stands out is the one that blames everyone else for a person's own lack of attendance. Someone once said the reason they stopped going to church was because of all the hypocrites who went there.  Granted, no one is perfect; however, there is a flaw with this excuse.  When you go to church looking for … continue »

Is It Right To Judge Others? Learning To Love Our Neighbors

Is It Right To Judge Others? Learning To Love Our Neighbors

There is a verse in the Bible with which many people, both Christians and non-Christians alike, are very familiar.  It's one of those scriptures that has been used, reused, and abused – more often than not, by those who have the hope of lifting themselves up while condemning others.  Yet, even so, The Lord's words in Matthew 7:1 … continue »

Don't Trust Me, Trust God

Don’t Trust Me, Trust God

Everybody believes in something.  There are any number of gods with little g's, as well as any number of wrong names used for God Himself.  The list really goes on too much to try to name them all, but there is one with which we're all familiar.  It's that much raved about god of self. A man said recently that he didn't believe in … continue »

The Importance of Church Attendance

The Importance of Church Attendance

All Of Us Have Our Place If you were to suffer the loss of a body part, you would no doubt be sorely affected.  Over time, you would learn to adjust to the loss – maybe you would learn new ways of doing things, of living – but somewhere along the way, you would come to a point of acceptance.  You may never be sincerely … continue »