Christians are not restricted in drinking liquor as we are not under the law. However, everything that we do must always be based on faith and how we interpret the Scripture so as to please the Lord in our lives. There must be a good explanation why we do the things that we do not…Continue reading Filipino Christians and Drinking
When a woman (the surrogate) decides to carry and give birth to a child on behalf of another person or couple (the intended parent/s), this is referred to as surrogacy. The first form of surrogacy mentioned in the Bible is that of Abraham and Hagar. Sarai resorts to a young slave woman because she believes…Continue reading Surrogacy: Is It Scriptural and Ethical?
During a memorial service, I overheard one of the mourners say, “Why did you take her away, Lord?” If only I knew this was her last day… if only I knew.” You can just read between the lines or finish her phrase. Grief is a universal human emotion. Each of us will experience this in…Continue reading Yes. I Am Grief Stricken, Yet I Have Hope!
What effect does incorrect Bible interpretation have on your day-to-day life? I recall a parent who refused medical help for their child because they do not believe in blood transfusions due to a misunderstanding of the Old Testament. Remember that incorrect doctrine will lead to incorrect thinking, which will have an impact on our lives…Continue reading Bible Misinterpretation Can Be Lethal
In response to my short piece about vaccination, the end times, and antichrist, I received a message on my Facebook page from a female pastor. Her remark drew my attention since I feel this is a problem that not only she, but other pastors and believers face. I’d like to respond to her explanation, but I’d…Continue reading Responding To An Anti-Vaxxer Pastor’s Eschatological View