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Exercise: Is There Any Spiritual Value To It?

Exercise: Is There Any Spiritual Value To It?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Nov 7

Does our physical body impact our spiritual body? Is there anyway to make physical activity spiritual? David Mathis addresses these very questions in an article entitled, Do You Exercise Like a Nonbeliever?. In this article he suggests two ways to change exercise from merely […]
Life: How Do You Keep It From Becoming A Vain Chasing After The Wind?

Life: How Do You Keep It From Becoming A Vain Chasing After The Wind?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 31

As you consider your life, what is it that drives you each day? What is it that keeps you joyful as you become more aware of the reality that life is but a vapor that appears for moment and then fades away?  The obvious answer […]
Reformation: Do I Really Need to Keep Rehashing The Same Old Thing?

Reformation: Do I Really Need to Keep Rehashing The Same Old Thing?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 28

 

As we approach October 31st and the 499th year since Martin Luther nailed the 95 theses to the door of the Wittenberg Castle church, one is compelled to ask, is it still important to continue to rehearse this event in Church History?  The short answer to […]

What Does The Canon Have To Do With The New Testament?

What Does The Canon Have To Do With The New Testament?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 20

Now, you may be thinking, what does a large black weapon used in war have to do with the New Testament? Nothing, that would be spelled cannon, and I am talking about the canon.  Canon is a loan word from Latin, and the Latin language borrowed […]
Who Determines the Level of Joy in a Home?

Who Determines the Level of Joy in a Home?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 19
What makes a home a place where your family is happy to be?  How can you create more joy in your home?  David Mathis answers these questions in an article entitled, “Happy Daddy, Happy Home.” In this article […]
Parents, Should “No” Always Mean “No”?

Parents, Should “No” Always Mean “No”?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 14

As a parent I find it very difficult at times to know when it is appropriate to change your mind after telling a child “no.” In an article entitled, “Parents, Let Your ‘No’ Be ‘No’,”  Sam Crabtree address this very issue.  In the article he […]
How Do You Have Joy That Will Never Fade?

How Do You Have Joy That Will Never Fade?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 10

One thing that all humanity shares is the desire to experience joy and happiness.  However, for the vast majority of humanity this is never fully realized if realized at all.  One reason for this is because all humanity also shares the common experience of suffering […]
Is it Important For Christians To Read About Jewish History?

Is it Important For Christians To Read About Jewish History?

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 7

As one considers the vast history that the Biblical narrative encompasses, he or she can feel a bit overwhelmed. The narrative of scripture spans thousands of years, multiple geographical locations, and it is recorded in three different languages. Moreover, it is surrounded by multiple other […]
What Do Conjunctions Have to Do with Understanding The Logic of Scripture?: A Look at Romans 11:33-36 with John Piper

What Do Conjunctions Have to Do with Understanding The Logic of Scripture?: A Look at Romans 11:33-36 with John Piper

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 5
John Piper seeks to answer this question by carefully analyzing Romans 11:33-36.  In this video he shows how particular connecting words help to paint a picture of the logic behind a text.  John Piper concludes by suggesting five levels to Paul’s argument in Romans 11:33-36.
Level […]
Is There Anything to Rejoice Over in Suffering? A Look at Why God’s People Suffer

Is There Anything to Rejoice Over in Suffering? A Look at Why God’s People Suffer

by Michael T. Graham Jr. – Oct 3
Suffering and hardship is something that all human beings must face. While the degree and frequency to which we face it varies, the reality is still the same, pain and suffering is an inevitable part of life.  The question that many Christians have is, why […]