Misunderstanding The Lord’s Will

I recently applied for a new position at work for which I was not the ideal candidate. Most of my Christian co-workers would say “if it’s the Lord’s will it will come”.  Others would say “I’ll pray for you that the Lord’s will be done”. I prayed and said to the Lord that whether I…

I Am Not Religious, I Am Spiritual

“I am not religious, I am spiritual”. In recent times I have heard this sentence uttered by many people from all walks of life. I have heard it from middle age people as well as young people. It seems to be a spiritual catch phrase of the day. If I am to be honest, I…

The Danger Of Affluence

Some time ago I listened to a sermon where the minster was comparing our spiritual state with those of other countries. He mentioned in the countries where Christianity was illegal, the believers there seem to exhibit a zeal for the faith that we don’t seem to have. The point of the sermon was, since in…

Putting God On Trial!

“…They did not believe in God and did not trust his saving power”.   Psalm 78:22 Have you come to a place in your life where you felt God has let you down? You followed God only to find yourself in trouble. Sometimes in these kinds of places, our tendency is to put God on…

God Does What He Can!

 Jeremiah 32:27      Behold, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh: is there anything too hard for me?         Some time ago, I talked to a wonderful Christian lady in regard to her evangelistic endeavors. She told me how her church has formed groups of people to go and proclaim the gospel. She…

Do We All Worship The Same God?

“…I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the father except through me…”   John 14:6   In today’s society there are many misconceptions about God. One of these misconceptions is the idea that we all worship the same God.   Recently, I had discussions with several individuals about God….

The Societal Impact of Moving Away From God

“There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death” proverbs 16:25   Most of the people that I talk to feel like our society is heading in a wrong direction. We constantly hear about mass shootings, civil unrest, and hosts of other societal ailments. Courtesy and…

Does God Have The Right?

A few months ago I was having a discussion with a gentleman who was very anti- God. He asked me if I believed the biblical narrative of the flood. I said yes, he then went on to say “how can you believe in a God who does that”. I asked him whom these people’s lives…

Disappointments With God

Some time ago I had several discussions with a very militant atheist gentleman regarding the existence of God. After a while it seemed like our conversations revolved around the same issues over and over again. I decided since we couldn’t get beyond recurring subjects, there is no point in continuing our conversations. A few days…

Is Religion the Main Cause of War?

Recently a gentleman at work approached me with this question, “David how many people have to die in the name of religion?” He went on to say “that religion must be the number one cause of war in human history “. In our society there are many misconceptions about religion that are taken as facts….

Who caused God into existence?

Has anyone ever asked you this question “if everything had a cause or a beginning then who caused God to come into existence?” This question came up in my conversation with an atheist friend regarding the origin of the universe. He was stating that “the universe came into existence as the result of the big…