Tag Archives: blood

propitiation

Don’t you just love it when you look up a word in the dictionary and it uses the root of that word to define it … for example: propitiation is the act of propitiating or something that propitiates. So helpful … Continue reading

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the prophetic blood thirsty mob

You may be wondering, ‘How can a blood thirsty mob be prophetic?’ Consider … Now at the feast the governor was accustomed to release for the crowd any one prisoner whom they wanted.                         And they had then a notorious … Continue reading

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neglecting church history

The vast majority of church-goers today understand very little about biblical history much less church history … that is the history of the church recorded since the New Testament through the present day. Many people read the New Testament and … Continue reading

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did Jesus promote easy believism?

I ended yesterday’s post with the question, ‘How’s this for a new church sign?’ MAY THE FATHER, SON AND SPIRIT MAKE THEIR HOME IN YOU You may say, “But Bernie, that is too mysterious and bizarre … that will scare people off.” Yes, … Continue reading

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speak no blood, hear no blood, see no salvation!

In some churches and denominations today; pastors, teachers and authors go to great length never to mention the blood of Jesus. IMHO that is somewhat ironic considering that this generation of entertainment consumers are reading and watching more violent and … Continue reading

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a lost sense of the sacred and holy

Merriam Webster offers the following definitions: holy – exalted or worthy of complete devotion as one perfect in goodness and righteousness, divine sacred – made or declared or believed to be holy IMHO … in modern society, we have lost … Continue reading

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Have you ever seen the COEXIST bumper sticker?

You may have seen this bumper sticker driving down the road sometime … According to Wikipedia: The Coexist Foundation is a charitable organization based in London, England which aims to improve religious relationships between people of Islamic, Jewish and Christian faiths. The stated mission of the … Continue reading

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