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The Helmet of Salvation

In Ephesians 6:13-18 God tells us to put on the whole of God so that we can withstand the attacks of satan (I refuse to capitalize his name!) Most of the time we think of 6 armor parts, but there really is a seventh, prayer, (see verse 18), without which none of the others can function.… Read More »

This is my song!

The power of the Cross of Christ has been sung ever since Jesus died. When Paul and Silas were in prison, at midnight, what were they doing? They were praying and singing praises! The Scripture adds, “and the prisoners heard them ”  Now, do think praise songs is exactly what you’d expect to hear coming… Read More »

The Anchor of the Soul

Honestly, I have to confess that there was a period in my life in my upper college and seminary time when I had a difficult time with doubt and questions about the eternal security of salvation. . That period of time was very rough, but also led eventually to a much more solid affirmation of… Read More »

Baptized and Body

Please tell me the meaning of baptized and body in 1 Corinthians 12:13 Anonymous There are two Baptisms, the Believers Baptism & the Baptism of the Holy Spirit. The (believers) baptism is the act of showing the world in good conscience that we’ve died with Christ and have been buried and resurrected with Him by… Read More »

Book or Books

I believe without a shadow of a doubt that there are two books of Life. The first is “the” Book of Life, which I believe contains our name at birth. And then there is the “Lamb’s” Book of Life which contains our names once we are born again. Book of Life Revelation 20:12 And I… Read More »

Protection

In Ephesians 6, the Apostle Paul tells us about the protection God gives us to survive the battle against the evil of this world. We’re supplied with: Our loins girt about with truth A breastplate of righteousness Our feet shod with the preparation of the Gospel of peace We have the shield of faith, wherewith… Read More »

The Christian Barber

Then there’s the barber that thought that he’d share the Gospel with his customers more than he had been doing lately. So the next morning when the sun came up and the barber got up out of bed he said, “Today I am going to witness to the first man that walks through my door.”… Read More »

An Email About The Old Landmark

Dear Brother Davis, I happened across your Parson’s Corner website while doing a yahoo search concerning old Landmarks. We are in an unaffiliated Landmark Baptist Church here in east Texas. There are not many any more that really hold to the old Landmarks. Here, most of the Southern Baptists and some of the associational missionary… Read More »

Sixty Six Books

Consider the themes of the sixty-six books in the Bible In Genesis He is the Creator God In Exodus He is the Redeemer In Leviticus He is your sanctification In Numbers He is your guide In Deuteronomy He is your teacher In Joshua He is the mighty conqueror In Judges He gives victory over enemies… Read More »

To Wine Or Not To Wine!

My wife and I will on occasion while out at dinner or an evening at home enjoy a glass of wine or an alcoholic beverage. I was wondering if you could give me some insight as to what the bibles position is about alcohol?? thank you, Jon Meyer I had to check out the references… Read More »