Preaching First Principles is Still Important

Hits: 7[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles page.] Introduction The implication of the title of this article is that some no longer believe “first principles” need to or even should be preached. Evidence that this is so abounds in our…

Coping with the Plague of Biblical Ignorance

Hits: 8[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles page.] Introduction My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten…

Public School and Bible School

Hits: 7[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] It is such a widely acknowledged truism that strong churches do not exist without a strong Bible school that we need not even bother to document it. Generally, the stronger…

“Is It Worth the Trouble?”

Hits: 6[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 1 page.] The question of our title is one of dismay, discouragement, frustration and perhaps other negative emotions. It is usually provoked by some unsuccessful, unrewarding, and unpleasant experience. It is the…

Higher Secular Education— What Should You Expect Your Child to be Taught?

Hits: 702[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts page.] Introduction The general election of November 2008 was historic: The first black president of the United States was elected. However, his convictions far outweigh his race in making this election historically significant….

God’s Commission to Jeremiah—Jeremiah 1:4–10

Hits: 24[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts page.] Introduction Few Old Testament characters equal and none surpass the prophet Jeremiah’s devotion to Jehovah God (McClish, 41–60). His refusal to compromise the message God commissioned him to preach to Jerusalem’s stiff-necked…

Ezra, A Model for Every Servant of God—Ezra 7:1-10

Hits: 19[Note: This MS is available in larger font on our Manuscripts page.] Introduction Ezra lived during Judah’s period of captivity in Babylon in the fifth century B.C. He led a group of Jews back to Judea from their land of captivity in about 457…

Practical Suggestions and Examples for Christian Women—Lavonne James McClish

Hits: 15[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles  page.] There is little in the Word of God in the way of detailed and specific instructions for women of God. Therefore, these suggestions are simply that: possible ways of applying the…

Christian Women Are Individual—Lavonne James McClish

Hits: 23[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Longer Articles  page.] We are unique. Science is only now learning just how unique. The discovery of DNA, which contains all of the genes—the genetic code—that make up a human being, has brought about…

Why Some People Quit

Hits: 9[Note:  This MS is available in larger font on our Brief Articles 2  page.] Ever since the church began, some who obeyed the Gospel, thus being added by the Lord to the church, have failed to remain faithful. I am sure that there are…