We have all heard the expression “turn the other cheek.” Looking at its origin in the Bible (specifically in the Beatitudes) we see that Jesus made a specific statement about the right cheek, not the left. Does that mean if someone hits us on the left we can hit them back? And what does this […]
Life has really changed. With all of the amazing connectedness we have through social media, we are more alone than ever. We see people via Facetime but we cannot touch them. We “chat” without talking. We “like” without truly feeling emotion, we “follow” without knowing where we are going and we “join” without ever going […]
We frequently hear that Jesus’ death changed the course of history, but what specifically did his death DO for mankind? Did it have multiple purposes? Why doesn’t anything seem to be getting better? Want more in-depth answers and Bible study? Check out Episode 911: “What is the Legacy of Jesus’ Death and Resurrection?” for more […]
So much of what Jesus taught was about the practical parts of living – learning to love, forgive and encourage one another – and these are the parts of his teachings that seem to garner the most attention. Jesus did, however, spend significant time imparting prophetic teaching as well. He came to earth as a […]
Jesus taught us many things and often spoke in parables to hide their true meaning. One of the few parables he explained was the Parable of the Wheat and the Tares. He predicted that the gospel message would be corrupted as time moved further away from when he and his Apostles died. We are grateful […]
When I was a kid and faced with the potential consequences (“consequences” nothing…I mean I was faced with getting punished!) for my actions, there was often that moment that every kid dreads. I had to tell my dad or mom what I did. Now look, they already knew what I did; they were teaching me […]
How well do we do when faced with the gray areas and the white lies of life? Do we have resolve? Is it strong? What is it based upon? Can God bless us when in those gray areas? Watch this short vlog and then listen to the full podcast episode of the same name where […]
On this information-filled podcast, this explosive subject is dealt with head on from a medical standpoint, overlayed with Christian principles. The topic is treated with respect and empathy. Watch this short vlog and then listen to the full podcast to get our take on this aspect of society.
As Charles Dickens opened his classic novel, A Tale of Two Cities, he wrote, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…” He went on to explain the contradictions of his own culture. Here we are generations later, and we can easily say the same thing. Our culture is filled with […]
How can you be a “positive provoker” to help others make better decisions and be happier in life? We have some great suggestions using the Bible for inspiration. Listen to our vlog and then to the full podcast on this subject.