Do you feel unable to get up in the morning? Do you feel lethargic, powerless, and not up to the task? Do you feel like your manhood or potency has somehow diminished? Do you feel defeated and overwhelmed – like the waiting world out there is just too intimidating to even try to face?
First-century believers could have offered tangible evidence that there was little chance for the gospel to have an impact on the status quo of religious and civil oppression in their day. How could a small band of men – led by a fisherman (Peter) and a tentmaker (Paul) – living under Roman occupation ever conceive that their circumstances would change enough so that the gospel message would lead to the transformation of the world?
An article on WorldNetDaily’s website reports on an anonymous “Christian with a theological education and many years in the ministry . . . who claims Jesus might have revealed who the antichrist is.” Mr. Anonymous makes it clear in his five-minute YouTube video that he is not claiming that Barack Obama is the antichrist. He […]