The Parable of the Talents: Meaning, Commentary and Takeaway

by Robert Driskell
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The parable of the talents is contained within Jesus’ teaching on the Kingdom of Heaven.  He is describing an aspect of the Kingdom of Heaven (Matthew 25:1).  In short, the parable says that a man was about to set out on a journey. Before he left, he entrusted three of his servants with differing amounts […]

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What Is The Meaning Of The Christian Fish Symbol?

by Robert Driskell
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You see them on cars and trucks everywhere. A large number of the vehicles in the church parking lot may have them displayed on bumpers and rear windows.  It is a symbol that resembles the outline of a fish. Do these symbols identify the driver as a fisherman or fisherwoman?  Does he or she worship […]

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A “True” Christian…

by Robert Driskell
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What is a ‘true’ Christian? There are people today who think they are Christians, but they are not.  There are unbelievers who point to the bad behavior of some who claim to be Christians and say, “See, they behave worse than us, why would I want to be like them?”  Both of these attitudes are […]

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8 Famous Scientists Who Are Christian

by Robert Driskell
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In the current debate between those who believe in God and those who do not, non-believers would have us convinced that science has proved that God does not exist. Not only that, but they would have us believe that there are no scientists who believe in God. In the eyes of secular science, science has […]

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Should Christians Just Live Their Lives and Let Everyone Else Live Theirs?

by Robert Driskell
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Oftentimes, when we Christians express their beliefs in public, those who disagree with us will accuse us of meddling, intolerance, bigotry, or just not minding our own business.  Granted, many times it would be easier for us just to be quiet about the declining moral condition of our nation, abortion, violence and sex in the […]

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What is the Kingdom of God or Kingdom of Heaven? A Bible Study

by Robert Driskell
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In one sense, the entire universe is God’s kingdom; He rightfully owns everything.  Nevertheless, the idea of ‘The Kingdom of God/Heaven’ carries a special significance in the Scriptures.  In the Old Testament, the nation of Israel was a theocracy.  God was Israel’s King and the people of Israel were God’s subjects.  It was a nation […]

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The History Of The Bible: 5 Important Dates

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Christians consider the Bible to be the Word of God and to be our authority in living out our faith.  The importance of the Bible in the life of the Christian can hardly be overstated.  In this article I would like to look at some important dates in the history of the Bible.  Many more […]

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10 Myths Non-Christians Believe About Christians

by Robert Driskell
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Non-Christians sometimes misunderstand what Christians believe.  They also misunderstand why Christians believe what they believe.  In this article, I’d like to look at several misunderstandings, or myths, non-Christians have about Christians.  Too many times, non-Christians allow, or use, these misunderstandings to prevent them from trusting Jesus as their Savior. 1. Being a Christian means following […]

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How to Get Along With Other Christians

by Robert Driskell
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The actions of Christians should be characterized by love, peace, joy, and other evidences that we are children of the Living God.  Too many times, the church is seen as anything but loving.  How are we to live with one another in this relationship called ‘The Church’?  The New Testament gives us many instructions for […]

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My 10 Favorite Bible Miracles

by Robert Driskell
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This article will be more devotional than educational. Miracles are when God interrupts the normal processes of our universe and does something so out of the ordinary that we cannot help but glorify Him and praise Him. I would like to take the opportunity, in this article, to comment on some of my favorite of […]

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