Circumcision Is Nothing?
Sermonette; Given 7/11/2020
While the Jerusalem Council did rule that Gentiles were not obligated to be physically circumcised, the ruling did not extend to Israelites.
Neonatal Circumcision in America
Commentary; Given 6/6/2020
The prevalence and demographic distribution of neonatal circumcision in America make the United States stand-out among other Israelite nations.
Unity and Division: The Blessing and the Curse (Part Five)
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 6/4/2020
Jesus desires our total commitment to the truth and to Him. Hypocrites will find themselves among those to whom Christ will say, 'I never knew you.'
Whoever Loves and Practices a Lie
Sermon; Given 5/9/2020
In Revelation 21:8, Christ lists three spiritual conditions and four behaviors, all of which He links to deceit and which will lead to the Lake of Fire.
According to My Gospel
Sermonette; Given 4/25/2020
Paul's thrice-appearing formula, "... according to my gospel," does not support some theologian's contention that the apostle developed an idiosyncratic …
Lessons from New Zealand Circumcisions
Commentary; Given 3/28/2020
The marked decline in circumcision in New Zealand during the 20th century attests to the power of governments over their citizens in socialized environments.
Unity and Division: The Blessing and the Curse (Part Four)
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 3/10/2020
God commanded the Israelites to utter blessings from Mount Gerazim and curses from Mount Ebal, most of which deal with hidden sins that give rise to hypocrisy.
Israel's Restoration and the Zeitgeist of Zeal
Sermon; Given 1/11/2020
After the Tribulation, God promises to restore Israel to the promised land where she will have a chance to learn and live God's truth in the Millennium.
1619 and 1984
Commentary; Given 11/2/2019
Totalitarian governments often attempt to perpetuate their regimes through policies of 'reschooling' their citizens to bring about behavioral changes.
The Present Harvest (Part Two)
Feast of Tabernacles Sermon; Given 10/17/2019
Christ empowers His disciples to preach and heal. He is saying there will be an incomplete work of healing and preaching in the run-up to His return.
The Fall of Jerusalem and the Coming of the Son of Man
Sermonette; Given 10/12/2019
Charles Whitaker, focusing on Matthew 10:23, submits that the formula "the coming of the Son of Man" (in its various formats) is code for "the Day of …
The Present Harvest (Part One)
Sermon; Given 9/7/2019
The Jews of Christ's day were weary and discouraged because of the burdensome yoke their leaders placed on them through the tradition of the elders.
The Dangers of Fracking to Water Supplies
Commentary; Given 7/13/2019
The concrete lining in fracking wells breaks up under high pressure, introducing of oil, gas and/or carcinogenic chemicals into the groundwater supplies.
An Illuminating Prophecy
C.G.G. Weekly; Posted 7/12/2019
Paul links God's ancient command, uttered on the first day of Creation of the physical world, to His ongoing spiritual work with mankind.
Unity and Division: The Blessing and the Curse (Part Three)
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 7/9/2019
God instructed the Israelites to divide themselves by tribes on Mount Gerizim and Mount Ebal to pronounce blessings and curses, providing lessons for us.
The Absence-Presence Dichotomy and God's Spirit
Sermon; Given 6/8/2019
Paul's use of the presence-absence dichotomy clarified that absence does not materially affect the Work of God because the same Holy Spirit is always present.
Unity and Division: The Blessing and a Curse (Part Two)
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 4/4/2019
A curious phenomenon ties together several biblical stories: God makes a judgment and divides His people into two groups, often splitting them down the middle!
One by One Until Done
Sermon; Given 3/23/2019
Charles Whitaker refutes a heresy, stemming from a faulty interpretation of Jeremiah 31:34. Adherents of this heresy hold that God has not yet instituted the New …
Unity and Division: The Blessing and the Curse (Part One)
'Ready Answer' Article; Posted 1/11/2019
Unity seems to be 'godly,' while division is 'ungodly.' However, unity and division are not as black and white as we typically think of them.
The Importance of God's Word
Commentary; Given 12/29/2018
II Thessalonians 2:6-7 speaks of a force capable of restraining the emergence of the man of lawlessness. God's word and revelation is what restrains iniquity.