The Boy Scouts of America (recently renamed Scouts BSA when it was opened to young women) is well-known for its motto, “Be prepared.” Abraham Lincoln once said that if he were given six hours to cut down a tree he would spend the first four
Recently I was asked whether someone who commits suicide can go to heaven. A corollary of this question was also asked: Is it possible that a Christian could ever commit suicide? This latter question is the essential one, for only Christians have been promised eternal
In Colossians 1:15–23, Paul urges the Colossians believers to continue in the faith, stable and steadfast, not shifting from the hope of the gospel they had heard. The text makes the same exhortation to us.
In mid-2017, tensions began to arise in Donegal, Ireland about home renovations in the county. Holiday homeowners were complaining to the local town council about permanent residents who were making renovations that negatively affected holidayers. The town council received multiple complaints, and eventually a local