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Genesis 1: 28 God creates man, His highest creation, and tells him to take rule over the earth. For a home, God gives man an idyllic garden called Eden (Genesis 2:10). The name "Eden" means "delight, pleasure, a place where all five senses are satisfied". In the original state which God intended for man, there … Continue reading Prosperity: A Biblical Overview
What type of worship is most honoring to God? Does God have a favorite type of music? How do we keep the peace among sincere believers who might see it differently? https://youtu.be/XToRBy_VUII #Jesus #jameshboyd #keepitreal #yourfriendjames #newupload
NEW VIDEO: "The Satanic Panic" Satan is a very real enemy. Yet in the early 1980s to the early 1990s, Christians were forced to take a hard look at how we respond to him. What did we do right? What did we do wrong? What can we learn from it? Let's talk about it! Please … Continue reading Controversial Topics: The “Satanic Panic” (Video)
NEW SERIES- CONTROVERSIAL TOPICS: Televangelist Scandals https://youtube.com/watch?v=wgzbzk1fm3A jameshboyd #keepitreal #Jesus
"Riches untold, frankincense and gold, pale before the Glory we behold! The Father's gift of love come down, sacrifice beyond all measure. Heavenly hosts proclaim this sound, come and see the infant King Bethlehem's Treasure!" (1) The scene is a very familiar one: The crisp December breeze blends with the colorful lights, distinctive music and … Continue reading Bethlehem’s Treasure: A Christmas Meditation
As we conclude our series on applying Jesus' teachings to the modern political arena, I would like to share an illustration from a rather unlikely source: baby sitting. I was once helping to watch two young children, a boy and a girl, for some friends. While we sat in the floor playing with coloring books, … Continue reading Jesus: Conservative or Liberal? Part 3: Biblical Stewardship, Charity and Welfare
As the endless culture wars continue to escalate in our nation and around the world, much of the rhetoric centers around the issue of homosexuality. Furthermore, people on all sides of the debate clamor to make the Lord Jesus Christ a spokesman for their cause (an example would be this exchange from the CNN television … Continue reading Jesus and Homosexuality
"Whose side would Jesus be on, the wealthy businessman's, or the poor farmer's?" In the many discourses about Christianity and politics, questions like this one often come up in order to make the case that God cannot be tied to popular right-wing political ideologies (a point which, as I discussed in the previous message, I … Continue reading Jesus: Conservative or Liberal? Part 2-Jesus, Money and the Poor
In recent years, a popular slogan in the Christian world has been "WWJD?" or "What Would Jesus Do?" This poses a deep, probing question to all believers as we live to daily pattern our lives after the example of the Master. In every situation, Jesus always reflected His Father's perfect wisdom, mercy and justice. In … Continue reading Jesus: Conservative or Liberal?