Which Scriptures?

Paul told Timothy that all scripture is God-breathed and useful to make a person wise unto salvation.  At the time he penned those words, the only scriptures recognized by God's people were the 39 books of the Old Testament. The early church made its proclamation of the coming of Messiah by exclusively using the Old …

Prayer with a Purpose

During a group study on prayer one time, I had a good Christian man comment, "I just don't know what you'd pray for after 10 minutes."  I'm sure many believers in Christ share his sentiment.  Unfortunately, it comes from some misconceptions about the purpose and power of prayer.  Often people pray for generic blessings in …