Category: Christianity

Were the gospel writers present during the time of Jesus?

Were the gospel writers present during the time of Jesus?

J.  Warner Wallace was the second generation of three generations to serve on the Torrance Police Department in California.  He was a staunch atheist who chided his friends and fellow officers who claimed to be Christians but couldn’t defend their faith. At one point, he and his wife were thinking about starting their family. His…

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Wise Men Come to Visit Jesus

Wise Men Come to Visit Jesus

As we begin in chapter 2 of the Gospel of Matthew, the language which Matthew used indicates that some time has passed since the birth of Jesus Christ. Nobody is sure exactly how much time has passed. Various commentary writers and biblical experts estimate somewhere between 40 days and two years. There is an introduction…

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What Can One Learn From The Birth of Jesus Christ?

What Can One Learn From The Birth of Jesus Christ?

We are talking here, in Matthew 1:18-25, about the circumstance surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ. Perhaps, it would be wise to establish a little background for the Gospel according to Matthew. This book was written primarily for the Jewish people. How do we know that? It is because he starts out the first chapter…

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The Lost Art of Bible Meditation

The Lost Art of Bible Meditation

In his article at Townhall.com, Jerry Newcombe talked about the lost art of Bible meditation. Many today don’t realized that the Bible was the main teaching tool. It provided reading materials, study materials and a moral standard that underpinned society. We have lost the great art of Bible meditation today, and we are the poorer…

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