This articles addresses questions regarding the Jews’ return to the land of Israel and notes what some passages in the Bible have to say about it.
The value of defining our Sunday School classes as small churches. By Dick Lentz In the 1980’s, I helped re-organize … More
This article discusses that enigmatic verse in Ecclesiastes 7:26 where Solomon says that he found one upright man among a thousand, but could not find even a single upright woman.
James 3:1 says, “Not many of you should presume to be teachers.” Who does this verse apply to? Is it only to those who have an official role as a pastor or teacher? Or does it have much broader implications?
Proverbs 22;6 says, “Train up a child according to his way, and when he grows old, he will not depart from it.” Is this a promise or a warning? And does “his way” means “the Lord’s way” or “the child’s way.”
What did Jesus mean when He said, “Where two or three come together in my name, there am I with them (Matthew 18:20)?” Was this a promise that He would be with us when we pray in groups? Is final verse in a set of instruction regarding how to discipline someone in our churches? Or did Jesus have something else in mind when He spoke these words? This article gives an account of my journey from confusion to understanding regarding the context of this verse and what Jesus may have been telling us, at least as I see it today.