Faith is not only a human challenge and responsibility; it is also a gift of the Spirit of God. The human risk of faith includes the willingness to receive God’s precious gift and act on it. And let me tell you, faith is a risk worth taking. Especially when you consider the alternatives. A life […]
God Talk Radio Show
'GOD TALK' deals with central questions about God and religious truth. Examples: Who is God? Can God be proven? What is the Bible really about? Who is Jesus and what exactly is salvation? The answers to these and other questions may surprise you.
The three greatest, most essential gifts of the Holy Spirit are “faith, hope and love.” So the Apostle Paul teaches, and so my own life demonstrates. Whenever I have been hurting for one or more of these gifts of God, my life has been in serious trouble. We may exist without them, but we cannot […]
The soul of religion is compassion. God is often said to be compassionate and merciful, gracious and abounding in steadfast love. Without compassion, love does not mean very much in practice. All the great world religions espouse compassion for others as essential for the practice of their respective faiths.
The Bible teaches that money belongs to God. It comes from God, and if God bestows it on us, we are to be good and grateful stewards of what remains God’s wealth, of what we cannot take with us when we return to God. Mind you, though we cannot take wealth with us, we will […]
Becoming right before God begins with our honest self-appraisal, our humility, and our simple heartfelt appeal for God’s mercy. To be right with God, we must do as Abraham and Sarah did: remain comfortably dependent upon God with unconditional faith; we must never depend upon ourselves and our own worthiness. Our faith and confidence must […]
The forgiveness of God which Christ brought is offered absolutely free. Yet there is a condition set forth by the Forgiver. In order to actually receive, to make operative in our soul and life God’s forgiveness, we have to be willing to forgive others. Though God is far more willing to forgive than we are […]