Angry Bishops

Titus 1:7 – For a bishop must be blameless, as the steward of God; not selfwilled, not soon angry, not given to wine, no striker, not given to filthy lucre… One of the qualifications for a bishop is the trait of being “not soon angry” (Tit. 1:7). This trait is given the same weight and importance ...

The Spiritual Minded Pastor And The Carnal Minded Pastor

[10] But God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God.[11] For what man knoweth the things of a man, save the spirit of man which is in him? even so the things of God knoweth no man, but the Spirit of God.[12] ...

“Ye Have Obeyed From The Heart That Form Of Doctrine” Part 2

Rom 6:17 But God be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin, but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you. Rom 6:18 Being then made free from sin, ye became the servants of righteousness. Rom 6:19 I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity ...

The God of Peace

“Now the God of peace be with you all. Amen.”{Romans 15:33} Arrangement of words declare the glory of God. Words cannot be thrown in a blender for any sense to come of them. Although God’s Word is likened to food, we are not to make word shakes and smoothies with holy writ. Childs play with ...

Basic Training

When we look at the scriptures we have to ask 1 Who is speaking? 2 Who are they Speaking to? 3 Who is the audience? Why do we rightly divide?? God told us to! 2 Timothy 2:15 Study There is a way to study to be approved by God. That means there is away to ...

Mob Mentality

Exodus 23:2-3 – Thou shalt not follow a multitude to do evil; neither shalt thou speak in a cause to decline after many to wrest judgment:  Neither shalt thou countenance a poor man in his cause. Have you ever heard of “mob mentality”?  It describes the peculiar affinity of human beings to get caught up ...

“Ye Have Obeyed From The Heart That Form Of Doctrine” Part 1

Rom 6:17 But God be thanked, that ye were the servants of sin, but ye have obeyed from the heart that form of doctrine which was delivered you. Rom 6:18 Being then made free from sin, ye became the servants of righteousness. Rom 6:19 I speak after the manner of men because of the infirmity ...

Can You ‘Stomach It’?

Being ‘sick to your stomach’ expresses one’s ailment, where it may be coming from, or where it may be effecting.  Bowel issues produce a sickness that isn’t some other ailment.  A headache, the cold, or the flu are just some sicknesses that can, but do not always involve the stomach.  It isn’t until one of ...

Baptismal Consequences in Israel’s Program

The response below is in response to a question submitted to David Winston Busch: Question: On a different note, something that I was very glad to read about in “Appointed” was your distinction between an Israelite being “saved” eternally from the debt and penalty of their sins, or being “saved” from the physical calamities they ...

God Forbid

Romans 3:4 – God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified in thy sayings, and mightest overcome when thou art judged. The expression “God forbid” appears fourteen times in Paul’s epistles.  Of those fourteen times, ten of them are found in Romans ...