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It's Not Too Late

Hezekiah was a good king and a steadfast follower of God. History records,

Hezekiah was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem twenty-nine years.

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Parker Layman's 2015 Oscar Picks

It’s that time of year again! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has officially released the nominees for the 2015 Academy Awards, otherwise known as the Oscars. 1,035 more words


The Case for Christian Paraphernalia

On the whole, I’m easily upset with people who sell Christian “stuff.” You know; crosses, angel statues, Jesus figures, etc. Usually such things are overpriced too, which only makes my opinion of their sellers even worse. 1,568 more words


The Law of Hope

When we think of the word “law,” immediately our thoughts go south. The word has a negative connotation in our hearts. Admit it; “law” is not a comforting word to you. 1,986 more words



Life is filled with struggles. We struggle to succeed. We struggle to keep ourselves from sin. We struggle to make a difference. Heck, many of us struggle just to make ends meet. 1,880 more words


Golden Calf Syndrome

When we read the story of the golden calf in Exodus (or see it in the movie “The Ten Commandments”) it’s easy to say, “Pfft, that was a stupid move.” After all, didn’t the Israelites see a ton of miracles in Egypt, get bread from heaven, and even hear the thundering of God’s voice? 3,119 more words