Leonard Ravenhill: Revival

Leonard Ravenhill was an evangelist and author who spread the call to a Christian revival across the United States and the United Kingdom. His sermons emphasized the power of God, the need for holiness, and the importance of prayer. Here are my top 10 quotes from Leonard Ravenhill: “Today’s church wants to be raptured from…

Charles Finney’s Revivalist Quotes

Charles Finney was not simply a preacher or a theologian, he was a revivalist who called on the United States to return to God. He was an abolitionist, minister, and became known as the “Father of Modern Revivalism.” His calls to repent, sanctification, and holiness have not been forgotten and are still taught to this…

7 Things To Learn From Moses

Moses is first found in the Book of Exodus in the Bible. He was a great man, a hero and one of the prophets of the nation of Israel. He was born when the Hebrew children were being murdered by their oppressors, at the time, enslaved by the Pharaoh of Egypt. Moses’ parents sent him…

Movie Review- A Matter of Faith

Brought to us by 5&2 Pictures and directed by Rich Christiano, A Matter of Faith is the latest in a series of films about how the Christian faith has come under fire.  When Christian girl Rachel Whitaker goes to college to study biology, she finds that her faith is challenged by well loved Professor Kaman,…

Fringe Friends

I have noticed when you watch cable news, you would think that those on what a few people called the “fringe” of a particular political belief cannot get along with their opposite. The pundits demagogue, fuss, argue, and spit at each other over the smallest of details. It appears that there is no hope for a…

10 Scriptures For Faith

Faith. It is standing for something because you know it is right. It is having a belief, sometimes going against popular opinion, because you know it is the right thing. The Bible rates faith among the big three: faith, hope, and love. What does the Bible say about it. Actually, if you are Christians with…

10 Scriptures About Righteousness

What is the definition of righteousness? According to the dictionary, the definition is “the quality of being morally right or justifiable.” Living a moral life is incredibly important and God has mandated humanity to live in an upright righteous manner. How do we do this? It can be hard. Here are 10 Scriptures About Righteousness: If…

10 Scriptures About Forgiveness

When someone lets you down, I find that the Holy Bible has a lot to say about forgiveness. Yes, it is difficult, but it is important to help your own life heal. Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ tells us that forgiveness restores the standard of relationship so the unforgiveness does not turn into bitterness.…

10 Scriptures For Peace

When I am feeling troubled or down, I find that the Holy Bible has a lot to say about calming the waters of my spirit and soul. As Christ says, He is the Peace of Prince and provides a lot of wisdom about how to provide that for your life. Here are 10 Scriptures For…

Patriot Section Highlight: Hiram Rhodes Revels

Since it is Black History Month, this month’s patriot highlight goes to the first Black senator, Republican Hiram Rhodes Revels.  Revels was born free in South Carolina on September 27, 1827. Though he apprenticed as barber, he went to seminary where he studied theology. He began a career as a Methodist pastor and evangelist where he…

Christian Inspiration: Friday the 13th 2015

Here we are again, another weekend after Friday the 13th. No one really knows why it is called that or what started this unlucky day. The Da Vinci Code falsely claimed it was the day the church killed off the Knights Templar. The evidence of that is completely and utterly contradictory as Friday and Tuesday the…

Christian Inspiration: Narrow Road

Matthew 7:13-14 (HCSB) 13 “Enter through the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the road is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who go through it. 14 How narrow is the gate and difficult the road that leads to life, and few find it.” When someone does you wrong or…