Monthly Archives: February 2012

“What is the King James Version (KJV)?”


King James Version – History In 1604, King James I of England authorized a new translation of the Bible into English to be started. It was finished in 1611, just 85 years after the first translation of the New Testament … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: “Forest Gump and St. Peter”


When Forest Gump died, he stood in front of St. Peter at the Pearly Gates. St. Peter said, “Welcome, Forest. We’ve heard a lot about you.” He continued, “Unfortunately, it’s getting pretty crowded up here and we find that we … Continue reading

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“What is the importance of Christian baptism?”


Christian baptism is, according to the Bible, an outward testimony of what has occurred inwardly in a believer’s life. Christian baptism illustrates a believer’s identification with Christ’s death, burial, and resurrection. The Bible declares, “Or don’t you know that all … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: “The Differences Between Man and Women”


Differences Between Man and Women Names If Mary, Susan, Claire and Barbara go out for lunch, they will call each other Mary, Susan, Claire and Barbara. If John, Brad, Tony and Daniel go out, they will affectionately refer to each … Continue reading

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“What is Your View on Organized Religion?”


I agree with the concept that being a Christian is a relationship rather than a religion.  I do not agree when this concept is targeting the local church. God is a God of order.  Paul told the church at Corinth, … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: “How to Get the Police to Respond Really Quickly”


Did you hear about the guy who called the police because he saw some people stealing things out of the shed in his back yard? The police asked him if they were in his house and he said, “No.” Then … Continue reading

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“What does the Bible say about lawsuits/suing?”


The apostle Paul instructed the Corinthian believers to not go to court against one another (1 Corinthians 6:1-8). For Christians not to forgive each other and reconcile their own differences is to demonstrate spiritual defeat. Why would someone want to … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: “Prayers for Safety”


Prayers for Safety A nearsighted minister glanced at the note that Mrs. Jones had sent to him by an usher. The note read: “Bill Jones having gone to sea, his wife desires the prayers of the congregation for his safety.” … Continue reading

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“What signs indicate that the end times are approaching?”


Matthew 24:5-8 gives us some important clues so we can discern the approach of the end times, “For many will come in my name, claiming, ‘I am the Christ,’ and will deceive many. You will hear of wars and rumors … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: “Did You Hear About When Sarah…”


Did You Hear About When Sarah…. Two Sarahs were in a parking lot trying to unlock the door of their Mercedes with a coat hanger. They tried and tried to get the door open, but they couldn’t. The Sarah with … Continue reading

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