My Pledge To President-Elect Donald Trump

By Tuesday, November 22, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 6

  Here in December of 2016, we now know what God knew before the creation of the world. Donald Trump will be the 45th president of the United States. Even though Hillary Clinton won the popular vote, Mr. Trump garnered the necessary electoral votes to become the chief executive of the government of our divided nation. ...

So, Should We Even Vote?

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In a provocative opinion piece for the Washington Post, Collin Hansen asserts that this election “is the last spastic breath from the Religious Right before its overdue death.” I know Collin to be someone who knows, loves, obeys, and exalts Jesus Christ. He is thoughtful, well-read, and uncommonly aware of what is happening in the wider ...

Praying For Our Confused Country

CNN and Fox News make their fortunes by showing us video of people breaking the Ten Commandments. Nothing sells advertising spots like moral rebellion and there is no shortage of breaking news. Suppose we told the media that they could only do news stories about people obeying God’s moral law. What would happen to the ...

Looking Ahead…

By Monday, November 2, 2015 0 , Permalink 2

There will be a significant addition to our landscaping at First Bible Church Decatur Campus this month when we raise our Ebenezer. One of the great advantages of living and loving in a church family people who love God’s Word is that you get to use code language. Ebenezer means nothing to the unbeliever and ...

I am glad I live in a nation where…

I am glad I live in a nation where people are free to commit blasphemy. Don’t misunderstand. I am not glad that people commit blasphemy. I hate blasphemy. Blasphemy is the sin of lying about God. It is to say something about God that is not true; to misrepresent, misquote, and malign God. Blasphemy injures ...

Yes, I wrote another book…

By Thursday, December 4, 2014 0 , , , , Permalink 11

Yes, I wrote another book. Brothers, Stand Firm: Seven Things Every Man Should Know, Practice, and Invest in the Next Generation is the product of many years of ministry God has given me at First Bible Church. It’s a basic introduction into the life of glorifying God by helping people know, love, obey, and exalt Jesus Christ. I wrote it because, as a ...