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A Feast of Wines

Jesus, the Scriptures, and Alcohol

“A Feast of Wines”

By Peter C. Coker

Many in modern Christendom believe the Scriptures forbid the use of alcohol for serious-minded Christians, or “true believers.” But, is this perception what the Scriptures truly teach concerning the consumption of alcohol by believers in Jesus Christ? 1 524 mots de plus



A moment of candid discourse and sharing between a Buddhist monk and his peers at a temple in Bangkok, Thailand.  I was observing the group’s discourse for a while and this monk’s particular demeanour and his pair of lucid and penetrating eyes intimated to me an intelligent, kindly spirit and enlightened soul. 7 mots de plus


The Communion of Tribulation

In some ways, there is no going back. This is why I warn readers that, while we do have an obligation to understand the Ancient Near Eastern culture so that we can understand the Bible, we cannot go back and reclaim that world as our own. 871 mots de plus


St. Martha

“Martha, Martha,” the Lord answered, “you are worried and upset about many things, but few things are needed—or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.” (Luke 10: 41-42) 178 mots de plus


Speaking Engagement 07/31/2016

I’ve been asked to preach this Sunday, July 31, 2016 at First Baptist Church Manteno. If you’re in the area, I hope you can stop by. 134 mots de plus


Mystery of the Stolen Silver

Between the evening of June 19 and the morning of June 20, 1969, thieves stole into the Memorial Chapel on the University of Maryland campus. They made it past the new lock system and found their way into Room 13. 298 mots de plus

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