“Tebowing” and Destiny Malaise

Everyone has a purpose in life – even the wicked: “The Lord has made everything [to accommodate itself and contribute] to its own end and His own purpose—even the wicked [are fitted for their role] for the day of calamity and evil” (Proverbs 16:4 Amp). Many people overlook their own purpose or destinies while being…

Jesus Loves Sinners

“The saying is sure and true and worthy of full and universal acceptance, that Christ Jesus (the Messiah) came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am foremost.16 But I obtained mercy for the reason that in me, as the foremost [of sinners], Jesus Christ might show forth and display all His perfect long-suffering…

Decisions and Disciples

Being “saved,” “born again,” or “believing on Jesus” is a free gift and will get you to heaven (John 3:3; John 5:24), but walking as a disciple in the kingdom in the here and now experience will cost you something – yourself. There’s an age-old debate over whether a person can enter heaven by simply…