Categories: "Religion"

And Bible: Easy on the Eyes

October 23rd, 2021
When And Bible is first installed it uses standard fonts and sizes, but you can modify that to suite your personal tastes. When I read a physical Bible, the text is prominent while the footnotes and comments are in a smaller type. That is what this exercise will do. This is a demonstration of the process using my tastes as a guide. … more »

And Bible: First Look

October 3rd, 2021
Bible Study App by And Bible has been around for some time. Before recently, it was known simply as And Bible, so I may occasionally use that name without thinking. While it was easy to use, it had a lot of hidden options that made it a powerful resource for Bible Study. With the latest version (4.0) Bible Study App has added even more useful features, and they are not so hidden… more »

And Bible Commentary Study

September 22nd, 2021
It took some time to learn the tricks to using And Bible but I now understand how to set it up so that it is easy to study passages with the use of commentaries provided. That's the first thing I want to share with you... This is the method I use to quickly navigate the passages and commentaries while also limiting the amount of screen space I need to use. more »

If My People

September 4th, 2021
I've heard 2 Chronicles 7:14 repeated many times over the last 10-20 years and the message that is that we should PRAY. Prayer is very important part of the Christian's life. Even so, there is so much more we need to notice about this statement from God. His first demand is that we humble ourselves. Then, pray, seek His face, and repent. Notice that this is a statement about His people. more »

Church Growth Warnings

April 30th, 2021
This is an old message that I found in my archives, about a church I used to attend. While it isn't appropriate for a present circumstance, I still agree with much of what I've said and believe it could still be a useful post to include here, with names… more »

Eternal Security Run Amuck

March 22nd, 2021
Recently on social media I got into a discussion about salvation and who won't inherit the kingdom of God in light of the passage 1 Cor 6:9-11. Some of the responses I heard reminded me about the danger of denominational doctrines. I'm not saying that doctrines are necessarily wrong, but their application is often a reflection of pharisaic teaching, commonly referred to as tradition. more »

Christian Influence

December 29th, 2014
One of my daily devotions today says "It is probable that God lets every human being who crosses our path do so in order that we may have the opportunity of leaving some blessing and dropping into his heart and life some influence that will draw him… more »