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You Heard About the Water, But How About the Honey – Eugene Adkins

  “…And with honey from the rock I would have satisfied you.” (Psalm 81:16)  Dissatisfaction can cause a loss of more than our contentment – it can cause a loss of greater blessings that would have come our way had we not lost our patience (you know, that stuff that keeps us from giving up, otherwise known as endurance)…or our faithfulness to God’s ways as in the context of the quoted scripture so poignantly proclaims (you can also think of…

How To Determine Salvation Issues

I’ve heard people talk about, “salvation issues” my whole life. Statements like this are often heard, “Well, this isn’t a salvation issue, so we need to stop talking about it.” And others say, even about the same issue, “This is a salvation issue and anyone who does this is lost.” So how do we determine if something is or isn’t a salvation issue? A salvation issue is usually defined as something for which a person will go to hell if…

The Old Testament

  The canonical Bible is composed of sixty-six books, constituting two testaments or covenants that God has made with mankind the Old Testament and the New Testament. (Note: We are not taking into consideration the period of Patriarchy [father rule] that preceded the Mosaical covenant that God made with the Hebrews/Israelites/ Jews.) A little boy, struggling with the difference between the two, said that he thought he had figured out why they were called the Old Testament and the New…