Archive for February, 2015

Speaker cites dangers of ‘A Jaded and Disconnected Generation’

Posted on February 4, 2015 by

Dr. Carl Ellis drew parallels between the failures of the ancient Israelites and some of the weaknesses in church and society today when he spoke at Erskine’s Black History Month convocation Tuesday. Taking as his scripture text Judges 2:6-19, Ellis focused on the phenomenon of “A Jaded and Disconnected Generation,” described in verse 10 as […]

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Kooistra’s Corner: Happiness or holiness?

Posted on February 2, 2015 by

You have probably heard it said, “God is more concerned with your holiness that He is with your happiness.” My experience is that when this statement is made everyone nods their heads. No one challenges the validity of this “truism.” It just sounds like it comes from the Bible. But does it? The Scriptures are […]

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