Bible Study on Joy: 7 Things You Need To Know

by Robert Driskell
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The word ‘joy’ is defined by Merriam-Webster as, “the emotion evoked by well-being, success, or good fortune or by the prospect of possessing what one desires…the expression or exhibition of such emotion…a state of happiness” .  Let us look at the biblical understanding of ‘joy’. Worldly Joy Is Fickle And Temporary The joy that the […]

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Should Christians Vote? Should They Donate Money To Politicians?

by Robert Driskell
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Every time an election comes around, many Christians struggle with whether they should be involved in the political process or not.  Are believers supposed to be involved in the political/social aspects of life, or are we to adopt more of a ‘hands-off-and-pray’ attitude?  These questions get even more convoluted if there is no clear choice […]

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The Responsibility of Being a Teacher: A Biblical Perspective

by Robert Driskell
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Teaching and/or preaching the Word of God can be an extremely fulfilling ministry.  It is a much-needed service, especially in a day when the culture seems to be moving further away from God and His Word.  Many people actually feel that God has called them to teach and preach His Word as their life’s vocation.  […]

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What Is The Difference Between Emotional and Intellectual Faith?

by Robert Driskell
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Does how we believe make a difference?  Is there more than one kind of belief?  The answer to both of these questions is ‘yes’.  It does make a difference how we believe something and there is more than one way to believe.  This article will contrast and compare intellectual belief with emotional belief.  We will […]

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Speaking the Truth in Love: 7 Helpful Tips

by Robert Driskell
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Today’s culture is a culture of ‘tolerance’.  Too many times this simply means ‘an acceptance of anything and everything’.  Catchphrases such as, “What’s right for you, may not be right for me” and, “You see it your way and I’ll see it mine” are simply attempts to broaden the definition of what is considered right […]

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The Christian’s Responsibility To Government

by Robert Driskell
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The political and moral climate in America is in turmoil.  It has probably been this way for some time, but now it is reported better.  With television channels and radio stations devoted entirely to the political landscape, it is hard to not be a little anxious about the condition of our country.  Some Christians are […]

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What Is Backsliding? Is It Biblical

by Robert Driskell
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There are many professing Christians today who believe that they are saved forever simply because of something they did years ago.  However, being a Christian means continually living like God wants you to live.  Sadly, some believers have ‘backslidden’ into their former sinful way of living.  ‘Backsliding’ is a term signifying what happens when a […]

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How We Got the King James Version of the Bible

by Robert Driskell
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The King James Version, or Authorized Version, of the Bible remains a favorite Bible for many believers and non-believers alike.  The believer reads it as God’s Word and the standard for life, and many non-believers read it for comfort or simply because it is a beautiful piece of literature.  What are the origins of this […]

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What Does The Bible Say About Relationships? Is One More Important Than Another?

by Robert Driskell
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The Bible is a book of relationships. It shows us what our relationship to God is meant to be and how we can have that kind of relationship. It shows us how we should interact and treat our fellow Christians. It shows us how we are to view those who do not believe. Because we […]

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How Does God’s Love differ from the World’s Definition of Love?

by Robert Driskell
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We oftentimes hear people talk about showing love to others.  They say that all we need is love (hmmm…sounds like a song).  Many people believe they know what love is when they are really only living by certain feelings that they call ‘love’.  Everyone wants to be loved and most people want to love others […]

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