True Freedom

Deering DyerChristianity1 Comment

am indeed thankful to live in the United States. I’m thankful for the men who some 241 years ago pledged their lives, fortunes and sacred honor for the cause of liberty over tyranny. I’m thankful for those who continue to labor and fight for freedom’s promise. Although, when I ponder my American citizenship I’m reminded by Scripture that I am only a sojourner in this land. My true citizenship belongs to the Kingdom of Christ and is my first priority. Hebrews 13:14 says, “For here we have no lasting city, but we seek the city that is to come.” The truth is, no government or political organization can grant, negotiate, purchase or facilitate true freedom. True freedom is only granted … Read More

The Daily Discovery (October 3, 2016)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) 3 Quick Questions Before Quitting Your Church – “We all know there are times and circumstances in which the only right course of action is to leave a church. If the church leadership has apostatized or proven themselves unqualified for ministry, if they are preaching a false gospel, if they have surrendered to the culture, we need to get out. We can leave these churches boldly and without looking back, shaking the dust from our feet.” The Instagram Bible – “Beware the Instagram Bible, my daughters – those filtered frames festooned with feathered verses, adorned in all manner of loops and tails, bedecked with blossoms, saturated … Read More

The Daily Discovery (September 22, 2016)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) Portraits of Superstition: The Obnoxious Knocker – “Before we delve into the fun stuff, I want to answer the question, ‘What exactly is a superstition?’ A superstition is ‘a belief or practice resulting from ignorance, fear of the unknown, trust in magic or chance, or a false conception of causation.’ It is ‘an irrational abject attitude of mind toward the supernatural, nature, or God resulting from superstition.’ Plainly, a superstition is when we believe or do something irrationally out of fear. It is a belief in chance or fate, or an irrational belief in the power of supernatural or mystical beings or forces. Most importantly, a superstition … Read More

The Daily Discovery (July 28, 2016)

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ARTICLES I LIKE FROM AROUND THE WEB: (Click title to go to full article) Politics, Mormonism, and Christianity – “Is a Mormon a Christian?  No, a Mormon is not a Christian because Mormonism denies essential Christian doctrines.  But does this mean a Mormon can’t hold political office, or that a Christian shouldn’t vote for a someone simply because he or she is a Mormon?  Not at all. First of all, consider what Mormonism teaches.  These doctrines are taught by official Mormon writers and contradict biblical truth.” Voting: Option or Obligation? – “‘To vote, or not to vote? That is the question,’—if one may paraphrase a renowned English writer. This is a serious question for many people as the election season approaches. … Read More