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WALK IN WISDOM

by Wayne Brewer

    The Apostle Paul wrote, “Walk in wisdom toward those who are outside, redeeming the time” (Colossians 4:5). These inspired words place a great responsibility upon the Christian to live in manner that brings glory to Christ before those who are without Christ. Jesus had previously said, “Let your light so shine before men, that they […]

    BE READY TO DEFEND THE FAITH

    by Noah Icenhour

      The Fourth Principle of Apologetics Have you ever found yourself unprepared for something? Maybe you were unprepared for a test in school or a presentation at work? There is probably nothing more stressful than being unprepared. We have a great task before us. We are to take the Gospel to the world! Peter says, ai???butAi??in […]

      BE WILLING TO DEFEND WHAT YOU BELIEVE

      by Noah Icenhour

        Can I be honest with you? Sharing my faith with others makes me nervous. What if I do not know enough to answer their questions? What if the person thinks I am awkward or weird? What if they get mad at me? What if I turn them off of the Church? What if I say […]

        “WHO’S GONNA FILL THEIR SHOES?”

        by Dennis Gulledge

          Presently I have a book being published by Jeff and Dale Jenkins of the Jenkins Institute. The book is called, Profiles of Faith & Courage: Interviews with Gospel Preachers. The idea for this work was actually begun twenty-five years ago, and is just now coming to fruition. What had begun with two gospel preachers (Granville […]

          TO WHOM WILL YOU GO?

          by Wayne Brewer

            It is a fact that the Christian will have difficulties and problems while living in this earthly life and these problems will touch every aspect of the Christian’s life, but the question is; to whom will a child of God go in order to receive advice in times of trouble? The prophet Isaiah wrote to […]

            HONOR CHRIST IN YOUR HEART

            by Noah Icenhour

              Apologetic Principle #2Ai?? Why do you do what you do? Why do doctors devote their lives to the study of medicine? Hopefully to learn how to better heal their patients. Why do nurses commit their time to rigorous schooling and dealing with difficult people? Most likely they have a desire to serve others. Why do […]

              IDENTIFY THE HOPE THAT IS IN YOU

              by Noah Icenhour

                The First Principle of Apologetics What do you hope for? What is that driving force that leads you to live and work the way that you do? Is it to provide a better life for your family? Is it to get an education and a successful job? Our hopes in this life are based on […]

                PRINCIPLES OF APOLOGETICS: WHAT IS APOLOGETICS?

                by Noah Icenhour

                  Is there a God? Is Jesus the Son of God? Is the Bible the inspired Word of God? These three questions are the traditional pillars of the discipline we call Apologetics (however it is certainly not limited to these questions).1 There are organizations that are devoted to the study of Apologetics in our fellowship today.2 […]

                  SUPER BOWL SUNDAY

                  by Dennis Gulledge

                    Super Bowl LII is set for Sunday, February 4th at 5:30 PM. On that Sunday sports fans of both the rabid and casual variety will pack in the snacks and gather around the television for the grand finale of professional football. Admittedly, the political controversies tainting this season may cut into those numbers to some […]

                    THE VALUE OF FOREIGN MISSION WORK

                    by Wayne Brewer

                      What is the value of American Christians traveling to foreign countries to do mission work when there are lost souls right at our back door? That is a question that is sometimes asked by brethren. It is true that the Lord’s work locally must never be neglected. A congregation must always seek to reach out […]