Rap artist Kenrick Lamar provided the entertainment during the half-time break of the FBS national championship game this past January and the next day it prompted a discussion around the office cooler where I work about whether Lamar really is a Christian. Some defended the assertion, but is he really in the sense that Christ … More Kendrick Lamar- Christian or Not?
This is a picture of the White House East State Dining Room I took while on a tour of the presidential mansion with my wife on September 30th, 2017. We were doing the tourist thing in Washington D.C. but we weren’t just paying attention to the monuments and buildings. We were looking for as many … More What Does a Fireplace Have to do With America’s Faith Heritage?
The account of the healing of the demon possessed man who was blind and mute is told in Matthew 12:22-29 and Luke 11:14-15. There were exorcisms before and after Yeshua came along. Jewish historian Josephus told of one account he personally witnessed where the exorcist, Eleazar, drew a demon out of a man through his … More Miracles Only the Messiah Could Perform, Pt. 3, Exorcism of the Blind & Deaf Man
The opening of the eyes of the man born blind. John 9:1-41 No one had ever brought sight to someone born blind so naturally Pharisaic tradition held that only the Messiah could do such a thing. What would they have given to have the know how to do so like today? John 9:1-41, tells how … More Miracles Only the Messiah Could Perform, Pt. 2, The Man Born Blind
The elites of Pharisaic Judaism of first century Israel were always looking out for false Messiahs, or at least those that might interfere with their authority. So, they came up with a number miracles that the true Messiah must perform before he was to be recognized by them. What the common people thought was secondary, … More Miracles Only The Messiah Could Perform, Pt. 1, Curing the Leper