Tag Archives: Idolatry

The Origins of the Easter Holiday (part 1)

On the holiday that we call Easter, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. We must admit, though, that questions surround this holiday. What do eggs have to do with an empty tomb? What does a bunny have to do … Continue reading

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Illegitimate Praying

The Bible tells of many different people praying to many different gods. The Jews from the Old Testament and the Christians from the New Testament prayed to the “LORD” (Yahweh, Jehovah). The false prophets of Elijah’s day prayed to Baal. … Continue reading

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Idolatry In Early Bloom (a word about youth sports)

When you are the father of an athletic twelve-year old and eight-year old, you know more than you want to know about gyms, football fields, baseball diamonds, and soccer fields. You know how time consuming those places are. You know … Continue reading

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A Path That Won’t Lead You Back

In moonshine country, a revenuer once asked a boy, “Son, will that path take me to your daddy’s still?” The boy answered, “Yes, but it won’t bring you back.” Life has some paths like that. They will take you to a dangerous … Continue reading

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