Christian Courier Articles

King Saul — A Case Study in Apostasy

Saul, Israel’s first king, stands as a solemn warning to all who followed thereafter.

Questions About Melchizedek

One of the intriguing issues that arises in studying the book of Hebrews has to do with the identity of that mysterious gentleman known as Melchizedek.

The Vision of Obadiah

Obadiah is the shortest Old Testament book. This small book has, amazingly and providentially, survived more than 2500 years, and while it contains a message of judgment for an ancient neighbor of Israel, it has many relevant messages for us today.

Luke 11:13 — Asking for the Holy Spirit

The Scriptures do not teach, here nor elsewhere, that the Lord, in answer to prayer, supernaturally infuses His children with the Holy Spirit.

Giving as an Expression of Worship

If the New Testament places upon the Christian the obligation to “give” of his means unto God, and he neglects that responsibility, he has refused to worship his Maker, at least in that respect.

Does Mark 16:16 Involve “Water” Baptism?

Is the baptism that is alluded to in Mark 16:16 a baptism in “water,” or is it of some other sort? Study this question with us.

The Dynamics of the Doxology

A “doxology” is an eruption of praise offered to deity. It glorifies God and is a commentary on the piety of the dedicated soul. Study this topic with us in this week’s Penpoints article.

Hosea 3:5 – “David’s” Reign in the Latter Days

Every Old Testament book, to some extent, focuses upon the coming of Christ. This is no less true of the book of Hosea.

The Siege of Jerusalem

The destruction of God’s own city, Jerusalem, is a vivid warning to you and to me — of but yet another prophecy.

Is the Bible Obsolete?

Some contend that because the Bible was written many centuries ago, it is obsolete today, due to the fact that world conditions have changed so radically. Is this a valid criticism? Explore this issue with us.