Human life is different than any other living thing. Human beings are the only living creatures that are said to be made in the image of God (Genesis 1:26, 27). This being made in God’s image means that, among all living creatures, humanity is the only one that has the ability to reason and contemplate, to use logic instead of just being driven by instinct, to navigate a … [Read more...] about Your Life is Precious!
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Of the things we count precious in this life, how often do we think of our own soul? Or, for that matter, the souls of others? Jesus said that there is nothing more precious, i.e. of greater value, than our own soul. “Then Jesus said to His disciples, “If anyone desires to come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me. For whoever desires to save … [Read more...] about The Precious Soul of Man
Free Directions Inside! This is the message you will see on our sign if you’re driving by the Northside church building on Hogansville Road. In the past few articles, I’ve been writing about the biblical subject of going the right way. There was the article encouraging every reader to get the New Year, 2017, started off in the right direction. Then, in part one of “The Right … [Read more...] about Are You Going the Right Way?
We have seen where Jesus talked about two “ways” and two “gates” (Matthew 7:13-14). He said that only one of those ways leads to the only gate through which one may find everlasting life. The point being, there is only one way to live with a hope of the life to come. It is a very specific way of living (“difficult,” “confined”). The gate to which it leads is “narrow,” requiring … [Read more...] about What “Way” Will You be Following in 2017?
Jesus said that there are two ways (paths, roads) that we can choose from. All of us will choose one of these two ways whether we realize it or not. In fact, if we haven’t made the conscious choice between these two ways, then we have taken the default “broad way” (Matthew 7:13). Here is exactly what Jesus said: Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is … [Read more...] about The Right “Path” for the New Year