Christian Courier Articles

What Was that “Light” before the Sun (Genesis 1:3)?

Is the Bible incorrect in referring to the existence of “light” before the creation of the sun? What was that mysterious “light” on the first day of Earth’s history?

If We Never Meet Again

In a farewell to the Ephesian elders, Paul reminded the brethren of his life and ministry among them (Acts 20:18-21). In what Paul believed to be his last opportunity to see them, he recollected former days to encourage their fidelity in the future.

Isaiah 6:1-5 – Isaiah’s Vision of Jehovah

Isaiah’s vision of “Jehovah of hosts” argues the deity of Jesus Christ.

What Are the Unicorns and Satyrs Mentioned in the Bible?

Bible critics have charged the sacred book with mistakes in that the King James Version mentions both “unicorns” and “satyrs” — both of which are mythical creatures. How does the student of the Scriptures respond to this alleged difficulty?

Force-Feeding Obscenity to Our Youth

Do public school officials have the right to force students to read materials that they or their parents deem to be morally offensive? Many think they do. But some parents are refusing to yield. Read about an interesting case in this article by Wayne Jackson.

2 John 6 – The Nature of Love

There are three characteristics of love evident in the Apostle John’s inspired statement.

The Ascension of Christ – A Most Significant Event

While the “resurrection” of Christ is generally recognized as the foundation of Christianity, the “ascension” is equally significant. In this month’s Feature article, Wayne Jackson addresses the importance of the “ascension” doctrine.

The Strange Case of Julian “The Apostate”

The Roman emperor, known as Julian “the Apostate,” represents but another “glitch” on the panoramic screen of history in the futile efforts to discredit Christianity.

Does 1 Cor. 3:15 Support the Doctrine of “Eternal Security”?

First Corinthians 3:10-15 is a difficult portion of scripture. Calvinists contend that the passage teaches that though a child of God may suffer temporally for sins, he can never so sin as to be lost eternally. But what does this context really teach? Study this matter with us.

Baseball, Apple Pie, and Persecution

Persecution of God’s people has always been a reality. Some who contributed toward the founding of this nation fled persecution. Now, the country conceived for the liberty of all is becoming a hotbed of anti-Christian sentiment. What should the Christian do?