"Where's the kaboom? There was supposed to be an earth-shattering kaboom?" –Marvin Martian

The church belongs to the Lord Jesus Christ. Its ministers belong to Him. All things pertaining to following Jesus, from greatest to least, is to be built upon the truth that Jesus Christ is LORD over His church, as well as the entire world. It is by His Holy Spirit that He calls, equips, guides, […]

Bill – there is no safety on a revolver. My Ruger has the transfer safety bar, which means I can keep all six chambers loaded. If I accidently drop the weapon, the transfer safety bar keeps the hammer and firing pin from striking the cartridge. I have an older 38 special that does not have […]

Guns

Bill: I only carry while on my own property (approx. 60 acres) because of wild hogs and wild dogs. My 357 magnum revolver is a Ruger GP100, which has the transfer SAFETY bar. So yes, I carry it fully loaded. The weapon, not me. LOL. FTR, remember, I live in rural (cue banjo music) Arkansas. […]

Bill – you asked “When you are carrying a pistol, is it really necessary to have it loaded, chambered, and with the safety off?” My answer – not sure, ’cause I carry a 357 magnum revolver. There is no safety, just the trigger and my finger.

In the late 1990′s / early 2000′s our Men’s group was studying the Seven Promises of a Promise Keeper book. During the discussion about sexual purity/lust, all the men in the group admitted to an ongoing struggle against lust. Even our oldest class member, in his late 70′s admitted to still struggling with lustful thoughts. […]

Has it really been four years since Michael’s passing?

Chris: I once heard a pastor say during the sermon, (in a SBC church mind you), that the King James bible was gonna be in the middle of heaven. FWIW, I am also SBC, but believe that the LORD Jesus Christ will be the focus of the new heavens and new earth.

We need men like Walter White, in order for us to feel better about ourselves, and the choices that we have made.

KENT: According to a study by Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, there may be approximately 41,000 Christian denominations. Jesus’ church is not longer “in one accord”. [Edit] Several years ago, our men’s group did a study on doctrinal difference between Southern Baptists (our denom) and about a dozen other denominations. We were delighted to see that we […]

QOTD

Years ago, Michael used to ask a “Question of the Day” to prompt discussion on this site. My QOTD is, “Why don’t we bring back the Question of the Day”?