church »

500 Years After Reformation, Protestants and Catholics Reunite Theologically

500 Years After Reformation, Protestants and Catholics Reunite Theologically

Bill Hitchcock October 24, 2017 0

This coming October 31 will mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant

Read More »
Material Blessings and Physical Healings or Spiritual Truths and Saved Soul?

Material Blessings and Physical Healings or Spiritual Truths and Saved Soul?

Bill Hitchcock November 22, 2016 0

Prosperity theology, which is sometimes referred to as prosperity gospel, is what

Read More »
October 31 Is Reformation Day, The Date The Christian Religion Changed Forever

October 31 Is Reformation Day, The Date The Christian Religion Changed Forever

Bill Hitchcock October 31, 2016 0

October 31 is best known as the day, or rather night that we celebrate Halloween. What most people, and sadly most Christians don’t know is that October 31 is also the

Read More »
Pulpit Freedom Sunday

Pulpit Freedom Sunday

Bill Hitchcock September 30, 2016 0

This coming Sunday, October 2 is “Pulpit Freedom Sunday”. This annual event, which was started in 2008 with 33 Pastors, sets aside a day when Ministers preach freely from the pulpit

Read More »
Hillary Clinton Supports Law Enforcement To Change Religious Beliefs

Hillary Clinton Supports Law Enforcement To Change Religious Beliefs

Bill Hitchcock September 19, 2016 0

A video of Hillary Clinton has recently resurfaced of the Democratic Presidential nominee supporting law enforcement to change religious beliefs in regards to abortion. Clinton made this claim and others at

Read More »
What a church can and cannot do of a political nature

What a church can and cannot do of a political nature

Bill Hitchcock September 18, 2016 0

Steve Jordahl just released an article at OneNewsNow.com titled, “It’s okay: Pastors, churches CAN be ‘political’”. Here is a sentence from that article I’d like for you to read carefully. It

Read More »
For ye see your calling

For ye see your calling

Bill Hitchcock July 20, 2016 0

“For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called: But God hath chosen the foolish things of

Read More »
Mainline Protestant Churches, Not Christianity In Decline

Mainline Protestant Churches, Not Christianity In Decline

Bill Hitchcock February 10, 2016 0

There has been a lot of press and publicity in the recent past about how Christianity is in decline across America. The basis for this belief has come from extensive surveying

Read More »
Pastor Views on Presidential Candidates

Pastor Views on Presidential Candidates

Bill Hitchcock January 30, 2016 0

Who is the favorite presidential candidate among Pastors? It isn’t Donald Trump. A recent survey by the Christian based research organization LifeWay shows that Ted Cruz is by far the favorite.

Read More »
The Failure of the Great Commission in the US

The Failure of the Great Commission in the US

Bill Hitchcock December 15, 2015 0

Most Christians believe they have made a lot of progress in spiritual growth. But discipleship, the spreading of the word by its disciples has plummeted. American Church Failing in the Great

Read More »
The Syrian Refugees and the Church and Government Duties

The Syrian Refugees and the Church and Government Duties

Bill Hitchcock November 28, 2015 0

The Syrian refugee crisis here in the United States is multi-faceted. On one hand we have the government and its responsibilities. On the other hand we have the church. What is

Read More »
The fruit of our lips

The fruit of our lips

Bill Hitchcock September 25, 2015 0

“By him therefore let us offer the sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of our lips giving thanks to his name. But to do good and to communicate

Read More »
Church Congregations Are Politically Hungry

Church Congregations Are Politically Hungry

Bill Hitchcock September 15, 2015 0

Church congregations are hungry for political information when it comes to elections. They are also hungry to learn how election matters and spiritual matters relate to each other. But are the

Read More »
Megachurch leader T.D. Jakes Supports Homosexual Rights and LGBT Churches

Megachurch leader T.D. Jakes Supports Homosexual Rights and LGBT Churches

Bill Hitchcock August 10, 2015 3

T.D. Jakes in a recent Huffington Post interview came out endorsing churches that “affirm their lifestyle” and that “politics do not need to reflect biblical ethics”. Jakes believes that homosexuals need

Read More »
Stop the world please, I’d like to get off!

Stop the world please, I’d like to get off!

Bill Hitchcock August 8, 2015 0

Where are we in this day and time? At what point are we in our lives? What drives us forward each day or are we just holding on for dear life?

Read More »
Faith if it hath not works is dead

Faith if it hath not works is dead

Bill Hitchcock August 6, 2015 0

At first glance, one my think that James is advocating a works and deeds religion. This is an Old Testament way of thinking done away with at the cross. It purports

Read More »
From Master of the Universe to Scourge of the Earth

From Master of the Universe to Scourge of the Earth

Bill Hitchcock August 2, 2015 0

Just a thought. Sometimes it can be difficult to fully comprehend what Jesus Christ did to save each and every one of us. How Jesus Christ, the Son of God who

Read More »
Donald Trump Claims To Be Christian But Not Sure If Forgiven

Donald Trump Claims To Be Christian But Not Sure If Forgiven

Bill Hitchcock July 20, 2015 0

Donald Trump is a Christian and recently said in an interview that he was a protestant and takes Holy Communion. But Trump said he isn’t too sure if God has forgiven

Read More »
The Word of The Lord

The Word of The Lord

Bill Hitchcock June 24, 2015 0

Paul adds, “even as it is with you”. He is addressing the Church in Thessalonica. The word has been received and glorified to the audience Paul is speaking too. Sometimes this

Read More »
Pain Medication, the Church and Guilt

Pain Medication, the Church and Guilt

Bill Hitchcock June 19, 2015 0

There are a lot of folks out there that are in severe pain. In fact, the Journal of Pain estimates that 39 million Americans have persistent or chronic pain. Some of

Read More »
Are Churches Susceptible To Lawsuits Now?

Are Churches Susceptible To Lawsuits Now?

Bill Hitchcock June 17, 2015 0

Have gay marriages and the church’s reluctance to perform gay weddings about to open up Pandora’s Box of lawsuits? Are churches in America about to become targets for lawsuits over more

Read More »
Bye-Bye To Christians? Or Is It House Cleaning?

Bye-Bye To Christians? Or Is It House Cleaning?

Bill Hitchcock May 30, 2015 0

The report gives the impression that Evangelicals are on the decline here in the United States. But careful reading of the report sometimes reveals a different story. Is the real moral

Read More »
Peter and Praying Without Ceasing

Peter and Praying Without Ceasing

Bill Hitchcock May 28, 2015 0

The people loved Peter. But they also understood that Peter represented Christianity. Herod was full of the devil. Herod was the government, the ruling power and was trying to eliminate faith

Read More »
Who Is Really The Sick One?

Who Is Really The Sick One?

Bill Hitchcock May 27, 2015 0

A Church can destroy the physically sick through condemnation and not even realize what they are doing. When a body does not heal no matter how much praying, intercessory prayer, laying

Read More »
Don’t Be A Christian. Be A Scriptural Christian And Read Your Bible

Don’t Be A Christian. Be A Scriptural Christian And Read Your Bible

Bill Hitchcock May 20, 2015 0

Your church and your religion must take a backseat to scriptures. The Bible, the pure word of God must be made a top priority. Now am I saying to stop going

Read More »
The Blessings of Religious Liberty and the Positives of Persecution

The Blessings of Religious Liberty and the Positives of Persecution

Bill Hitchcock May 17, 2015 0

I once knew a pastor who has since passed away, who was always concerned his parishioners understood and appreciated the privileges of religious liberty. One Sunday, during the celebration of a

Read More »
The Green Eyed Monster of Envy and Jealousy

The Green Eyed Monster of Envy and Jealousy

Bill Hitchcock May 15, 2015 0

Ever since Adam and Eve allowed sin to enter the skin that green eyed monster has been alive, well and growing. Even today, envy and jealousy has been the root cause

Read More »
The Spiritual Solution

The Spiritual Solution

Bill Hitchcock May 11, 2015 0

The Apostle Paul in one of his letters to the Thessalonians gave a brilliant 10 steps to follow in resolving all spiritual problems. They are listed out here with commentary

Read More »
Real Christian Men are Spiritual Leaders of their Home

Real Christian Men are Spiritual Leaders of their Home

Bill Hitchcock May 7, 2015 0

Shane Idleman has written a brilliant and spot on article titled, “Will the Real Christian Pastors Please Stand Up?” Idleman in a very straightforward and blunt approach explains exactly what the

Read More »
Editorial: Cherry picking the cherry picker

Editorial: Cherry picking the cherry picker

Bill Hitchcock May 3, 2015 0

There was a very interesting letter to the editor in the Jacksonville Daily News recently to which I replied to. It was titled, “Cherry picking verses puts twist on morality”. What

Read More »
Giving Thanks Unto The Father

Giving Thanks Unto The Father

Bill Hitchcock March 13, 2015 0

This is a must read!