Written by Joseph T. Lee Most of you know that although I am a marketplace minister, and I also work a regular 9 to 5 job. Many great Biblical leaders worked at a trade to earn an income, such as Moses and Paul. They were both tent makers. Well, I am also a “tent maker”Continue reading “Words Hurt: Do You Love God, Forgive Others, Treat Others with Respect?”
Category Archives: Opinion
Bachelor: True Love or Hedonism?
his is not the type of relationship a man or woman should be seeking and yet Hollywood is blasting hedonism into American’s living rooms every Monday night for about two hours.
Confederate Flag: Heritage or Hate?
This is an opinion post: Yesterday, I saw a story about a teenager that drove his pickup truck to his high school. Flying on the back of the truck was a Confederate flag. Certainly, the young man has a right to fly whatever flag on the back of his truck. The Confederate Flag means differentContinue reading “Confederate Flag: Heritage or Hate?”
Christians, Do You Celebrate Halloween?
Christian parents, teach your children the right way, the Way of the Lord. Remember, although we are in the world, we are not to fellowship with unbelievers in these works of darkness.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: Overcoming the evil of pornography
The reality for the addict-differentiated from a more casual user-is that porn is their drug of choice to medicate the pain of past wounds.
Lead Us Not Into Temptation, But Deliver Us From Evil – Part 2
As for pastors and ministers, they need to be very careful in what they watch and view because pornography can be addictive like a drug. According to Sam Louie of Psychology Today, “Pornography can be deeply problematic in the general population, so it should be no surprise that it’s also impacting the church communities.
Lead Us Not Into Temptation, But Deliver Us From Evil – Part 1
We live is a nation which is rampant with evil and perverse practices. As Christians, we are surrounded by temptations and an evil that is so dark, that it comes straight from the pit of Hell. Even in the day when Christ Jesus walked physically on this earth and practiced His ministry, those were very evil and perverse days.
Parents, Are You Monitoring What Your Children Look at Online?
. Google will allow the user to type in any combination of words to find pornography and then the user may select images at the top of the screen and then see any image that has words similar to what was typed in. Sometimes these images are very, very graphic.
Frivolous Spending: Being a Good Steward of God’s Money
First of all, I would like to apologize if my post on $80,000 offended anyone yesterday. That was not my intention. I am a firm believer of being a good steward of God’s money, especially when it comes to ministry money. The story yesterday was not about “your church” but about frivolous spending of God’s money.
Church, What Can $80,000 Buy for the Gospel of Christ?
Most recently, I heard about a mega church who wanted the congregants to pay for an $80,000 coffee shop in the church lobby. I was told that by having a coffee shop at church, people could sit around drinking their favorite coffee and having godly conversations.