“The Ark Stumbles” The Uzzah Syndrome – Part II

The big day had arrived. The new cart was ready. The people were all in unity. Their hearts were all well-intentioned. Their praises rang out loud and clear. But then the ox stumbled …and God couldn’t stop His ark from stumbling! Did the The Almighty Creator of the Universe really need the help of a … Continue reading “The Ark Stumbles” The Uzzah Syndrome – Part II

CAN GOD USE A MOVIE LIKE “THE PASSION?”

The following is a response to a very important question from a reader after The Barean Call published an article, "The Bible According to Hollywood 2" Question: I’ve spent countless hours talking to those who support biblical movies, and no matter what concerns I raise that are abundantly clear from the Scriptures, the final word … Continue reading CAN GOD USE A MOVIE LIKE “THE PASSION?”

“The Dolorous Passion” Part II – Excerpts in Line with the “Passion of the Christ” Movie… but Not in the Bible”

Last week we started looking at excerpts from Anne Catherine Emmerich's book, "The Dolorous Passion" and how much material within her book of visions form the basis for most of Mel Gibson's movie, "The Passion of the Christ".  Many scenes from his movie are, in no small part, taken from visions depicted in Ms. Emmerich's … Continue reading “The Dolorous Passion” Part II – Excerpts in Line with the “Passion of the Christ” Movie… but Not in the Bible”

THE BIBLICAL MANDATE OF NAMING NAMES Part II

Have you ever caught a close friend, spouse, or even a teacher in a little white lie? I occasionally find myself questioning the validity of their statements in future conversations.  I start to ask myself 'is there more to the story they're not telling me?' or, 'how much of what I just heard is true?'.  … Continue reading THE BIBLICAL MANDATE OF NAMING NAMES Part II