EDITORIAL SUBMITTED BYÂ MEMORY MELODY GARDNER Use your imagination for a moment. Envision being ruled and governed by a King who is self-sustained, which means He does not need help solving problems or knowing what the â€œnext stepâ€ needs to be. This King is free from evil. He does not have one negative thought about anyone [...]
â€œThe wise woman builds her house: but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers downâ€. (Proverbs 14:1- NIV). This is the scripture I learned to lean on when I found myself raising 15 children alone. Unforeseen circumstances and sometimes situations will cause us to become a parent of â€œonenessâ€. Being a single parent [...]
What is the truth about becoming a man? In my experience, a â€œmanâ€ is a mature male who loves someone or some cause more than himself. I was a typical carefree and irresponsible 11 year old when I joined the Boy Scouts in 1981. My Scoutmaster was very serious about developing leadership skills in his [...]
In the wake of the “Batman Massacre” Pastor Mika Edmondson answers the tough questions like “Why does God allow bad things?” “Was it God’s will for a six-year-old to be killed?” “Is it just that the assailant may go free if he is judged “legally insane”? Listen closely as Pastor Mika breaks it down.
Is it possible for someone to be addicted to pornography?Â Many people scoff at the notion that there is, in fact, such a thing as porn addiction. But ask the man who climbed into a dumpster to retrieve the porn he shamefully discarded days earlier. What do you think he might say? There is no [...]
In this age of rapidly developing technology, pornography is being utilized by persons from all walks of life. Red and yellow, black and white, all are poisoned by its bite.Â Pornography has gone far beyond seedy movie theaters and adult bookstores, and it is appearing on a TV, computer, or smart phone near you. However, we [...]
On more than one occasion, I have heard something like this, â€œGreat sermon today Reverendâ€¦I saw the Holy Ghost on you and NOT the seminary!â€ or â€œit [ministry] donâ€™t take all that [education]â€¦the Bible is simple.â€Have you noticed that some church folks have negative or at best mixed feelings about formal religious training? While we [...]
Gospel Today chats with Pastor Debra B. Morton, the wife of Bishop Paul S. Morton and Co-Pastor of Greater St. Stephens Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans, LA and Changing a Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA. Listen in as she recaps the 2012 Full Gospel Women’s Conference and shares insights on [...]
Gospel Today caught up with Bishop Joseph Walker, III, Pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Nashville, TN. In this insightful clip, Bishop Walker talks about the importance of making disciples and offers some practical tips for church leaders.
Pastor Debra B. Morton gives her insight on the issue of roles, sameness and equality between the sexes. This interview is part of a Gospel Today series, “In Search of the Truth.” Still got questions? Here’s a transcript from Pastor Mark Driscoll: click here.