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What is a Christian?

What is a Christian?

 

In Earth History, this term is not even two thousand years old, and it appears only twice in scripture.  In Acts 26:28 King Agrippa tells Paul that “Almost thou persuadest me to be a Christian.”  The other verse is 1 Peter 4:16 “Yet if [any man suffer] as a Christian, let him not be ashamed; but let him glorify God on this behalf.”  Paul in Acts 1:26 gives us this interesting fact, “And when he had found him, he brought him unto Antioch. And it came to pass, that a whole year… Continue reading

Be in Health

Be in Health

Here is an interesting verse to open this subject with, and it is found in 3 John 1:2 “Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.”  When one looks at this subject/concept even more verses come to the fore, like 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 “What? know ye not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost [which is] in you, which ye have of God, and ye are not your own?  For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your… Continue reading

Radical Disciples – Wanted

Radical Disciples – Wanted

The greatest want of the world is the want of men –men who will not be bought or sold; men who in their inmost souls are true and honest; men who do not fear to call sin by its right name; men whose conscience is as true to duty as the needle is to the pole; men who will stand for the right though the heavens fall.– {WM 300}  So how do you and I measure up to that high Christian standard?

The greatest need of the world today is reflected in the almost total… Continue reading