A belief or sentiment that is shared by the majority of people is called public or popular opinion. It is something that the human race has experienced since the beginning of time. For example, in Noah’s day the popular opinion was that, since it had never before rained, it was
Have you ever wondered how that which is darkness is, to others, light and how that which is evil is, to others, good? The Bible presents this fact in many ways. Through the prophet Isaiah, God said “Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness
In this world men, women, and children experience sorrow, grief, and pain. This is especially true in the case of someone’s loved one passing away. It is never a pleasant time when that inevitable separation takes place. Tears mark the cheeks of those left behind, while grief etches its scars
From the beginning of earth’s history, the faithful who trusted in God has had something special to look forward to. The Bible says, “Looking for that blessed hope, and the glorious appearing of the great God and our Saviour Jesus Christ.” Titus 2:13. Through this world of despair and sorrow,
The Apostle John, in speaking of Jesus, said that “He came unto his own, and his own received him not.” John 1:11. God’s own people, the Jews, had separated themselves so far from God that they were ignorant of the fact that their promised Messiah was right in their midst.
Jesus said to the religious leaders of His day, “O [ye] hypocrites, ye can discern the face of the sky; but can ye not [discern] the signs of the times?” Matthew 16:3. Wow, imagine that! Here were the religious leaders of the day, and yet Jesus called them hypocrites. They
Ecclesiastes 3:1 says: “To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven.” Known to God from the beginning of time are all His works and purposes, this includes the timing of Jesus’ birth. The Bible says, “When the fulness of the time was come,