What Jesus Said…About the Fatherhood of God

A sermon by Randy Hyde, Pastor, Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Little Rock, Ar. May 18, 2014 Fifth Sunday of Easter Psalm 21:1-5; John 14:1-14 One of the books that had a great impact on me as a teenager was written by the late David Wilkerson. In The Cross and the...

5 Reasons Why I Am Convinced Allah is God

A number of years ago, a dearly beloved relative of mine felt compelled to ask: “Is ‘Allah’ God?” This question took me by surprise, for I felt as though my evangelical credentials were being put on trial. However, I have come to understand...

Whose Side is God On?

Sitting on the fence is not always the most comfortable place to be. In trying to avoid aligning yourself with a particular group, belief or political party, it is often easy to alienate yourself from all parties in the debate, thus potentially becoming irrelevant. I...

A Theology of Social Media

Editor’s note: This is the third column in a three-part series. Read part one here and part two here. Easter 1997, and I was at an academic conference on the theme “The Communication of God.” A Jewish philosopher was speaking to us about the promise...

Do You Make Time to Sense God’s Presence?

When I was in elementary school, our report cards contained a section on “class citizenship.” We didn’t just get grades on spelling and arithmetic; our teachers also evaluated our character. There was a list of personal qualities; and, next to each...