Great Themes of the Bible: Humanity

A sermon delivered by Joel Snider, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Rome, Ga., on September 23, 2012. 2 Peter 1:3-9 Morning Prayer: Teach us, our Father, once again to trust you and to surrender our hearts to you.  We pray today that you would give us rest from managing...

Bodily Desecration Is Disturbing ”but Why?

(RNS) The recent outrage over a video allegedly showing U.S. Marines urinating on dead Taliban fighters provided Americans with a disturbing reminder that war can reduce men to revenge-seeking brutality that defies human norms. It’s nothing new: the desecration...

Why We’re Reluctant to Accept Jesus’ Humanity

Another Christmas has past, and as we put away decorations and return gifts, it is good for Christians to once again spend time reflecting on the meaning of Christmas, especially after the hoopla of a busy Christmas season. For centuries, Christians have celebrated...