Teachings

Don’t Deceive Yourself

Don’t Deceive Yourself

If a person is teachable, and adheres to the instructions found in the Bible, they will recognize any errors on their part and correct themselves. It requires a willing heart to grow in humility and make changes. Proverbs 12:15 He that harkens unto council is wise. Proverbs 15:32 He that hears correction gains understanding. 2…

Don’t Downplay Hell

Don’t Downplay Hell

Why do so many people attempt to soften the subject of hell? Why do they try to make it seem less horrifying, less severe, or even non-existent? The main reason is that they cannot reconcile a loving God with a God who would allow such intense suffering. People have actually created a god in their…

Listen For God’s Voice

Listen For God’s Voice

God wants us to learn by being sensitive to the Holy Spirit. Psalms 32:8-9 says, “I will instruct thee and teach thee in the way which thou shall go. I will guide thee with my eye. Be not as the horse which has no understanding whose mouth must be held with bitten bridal.“ God is…

Jesus Confronts Hypocrites

Jesus Confronts Hypocrites

Jesus often confronted the religious hypocrites of His day. He said some things to the Pharisees that they understood…but we might not understand today because we may not be familiar with their culture and rituals. Let’s take a look at a few of these verses. Matthew 15:1-7 says,  “Some Pharisees and teachers of religious law…

Souls Must Be Saved

Souls Must Be Saved

If you understand the severity of hell, you will be a more effective soul winner. You will be much more appreciative of your own salvation. You’ll walk more in the fear of the Lord. You’ll have more of a passion for the lost. When you understand how severe hell is, when you really grasp this,…

Can Sin Send You To Hell?

Can Sin Send You To Hell?

The only sin that sends a person to hell is the rejection of Jesus Christ, who came as the provision for our sins. There is no individual sin that sends a person to hell. We have all sinned, and therefore need a Savior. John 3:18 says, “He that believes not on him is condemned already.”…

There Is Only One Way To God

There Is Only One Way To God

Some people say that Christians are narrow-minded. They believe that all roads lead to God. Let me give you an analogy that might help you to understand why there is only one way to God: If you invited me over to dinner to your home and you said, “Bill, I want you to drive south…

How Much Is A Soul Worth?

How Much Is A Soul Worth?

Some time ago, I was selling my home. Two realtors came by to show it and then they both left. One realtor called me back and said, “Bill. I have a full price offer on your house, and it’s for the terms we discussed. Will you take it?” I said, “Yes, I’ll take the offer.”…

Three Things God Can’t Do

Three Things God Can’t Do

Most people will be surprised, and maybe even gasp at that statement. You mean there are some things God can’t do? Yes, it’s true. He can do anything, except for these three things: First, God cannot lie. Eight times the scripture says that the Almighty God cannot lie. Here are just a few verses: Titus…