Simply Priceless

[Article written by Matt Nevins. Originally published in his email newsletter “The Lamp.”] Recently I attended a National Society of Collegiate Scholars meeting, and we were designing club T-shirts. We broke into groups to come up with a good design that everyone would like. One of the guys in my group came up with the […]

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What is the Bible?

[This article was written by Tim Haile.] Though this fact is ignored by some and denied by others, the Bible is the word of God. Being such, it is Truth (John 17:17). Those who are honest cannot deny the indisputable evidence in favor of the Bible’s claim of divine authorship. The Bible is the only […]

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“My God, My God, Why Have You Forsaken Me?”

Crucifixion

“My God, My God, why have You forsaken me?” (Matthew 27:46). Jesus uttered these words as He hung on the cross. But what do these words mean? Some believe Jesus asked this question because the Father had actually forsaken Him. They say the Father “turned His back” on Christ. This idea is so common, you […]

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What’s the Point?

[This article was written by Matt Nevins.] Each day millions of people wake up in the morning, go through various activities through the day, and go back to sleep that night. Some have developed a schedule that is followed daily. Life becomes repetitive and people tend to get stuck in the rut of everyday life. […]

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Every Good and Perfect Gift

Sunrise over the mountains

As human beings, we have a tendency to compare ourselves with others. We want to be better or better off than those around us. If we do not believe that we are, we can become frustrated and unhappy. This is often true when it comes to our physical possessions. We want to have what the […]

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White-washed Tombs

[Article written by Matt Nevins. Originally published in his email newsletter “The Lamp.”] In the days of Jesus, there were sects within the Jewish religion. We frequently read of the scribes and Pharisees questioning Jesus. In Matthew 23, Jesus exposes the flaws that were prevalent within these sects. Among the flaws exposed, their hypocrisy is […]

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Sing to Me of Heaven

[Article written by Matt Nevins. Originally published in his email newsletter “The Lamp.”] We have sung the song “Sing to Me of Heaven” several times in our lifetimes. I feel that many individuals just sing the song without looking at the words and the message we need to be teaching one another as we sing […]

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