Are You Good Enough? »

For as long as I can remember there has been a silent cultural message that “if you’re good enough” God will accept you as his own and secure you a permanent place at his side in eternity.  From Country and Western songs to Hallmark movie nights we are captured by the idea of a person [...]

Right Questions Wrongly Answered »

(Editorial Note:  This article was written prior to Sunday’s shooting in Wisconsin.  Originally published in the Fort Bend Herald, July 29, 2012.  Minor edits have been inserted for this venue and date) While the escalation of mass homicide in recent years is truly disturbing, perhaps equally ominous is our nation’s continued denial concerning the origination [...]

Apostasy! The Word-Faith Doctrinal Deception (Released Soon) »

On (or around) January 20, 2012, the upcoming book by author Jeff Kluttz, Apostasy!, will be released. This work is an examination of the men and women who have propagated the “Word Faith” doctrinal position that has so aggressively taken root in many of today’s charismatic churches. Many who serve the Lord in these churches [...]

Yom Kippur: A Reason for Christians to Celebrate »

Yes, you read the title correctly.  To many, Yom Kippur is merely a foreign word that appears on our Outlook calendar each year.  It seems that most believers do not even know what it is, where it came from or most certainly what it represents.  Yom Kippur is a good reminder of just how much [...]

The Gospel Truth Conclusion: Theories of Atonement »

This entry is part 12 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 12 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is the conclusion of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) This week we conclude the [...]

The Gospel Truth 12: The Process of Salvation »

This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) Many theological debates concerning the [...]

Finding Your Blessing »

I do not remember the exact context, but several weeks ago one of the airy-voiced DJ’s on our local Christian radio station  was speaking about a difficult week that she had recently experienced.  She spoke of what I consider to be very standard worries involving widely normal life scenarios; akin to perhaps a broken washing [...]

The Gospel Truth: Christ Crucified (Vlog) »

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) This week’s Gospel Truth teaching examines the [...]

The Gospel Truth Pt. 6 (vlog) – Jesus: the Fulfillment of the Law »

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) I’ve often said that “the [...]

The Gospel Truth: Atonement in the Old Testament Pt. 2 »

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) Last week’s post examined the [...]