1. Allegiance
    25 Apr, 2018
    Allegiance
    Turn to me and be saved, all the ends of the earth! For I am God, and there is no other.  By myself I have sworn; from my mouth has gone out in righteousness a word that shall not return:  To me every knee shall bow, every tongue shall swear allegiance. Isaiah 45:22-23 Let's try an experiment. I'll start a phrase, and you finish it. Ready? Here's the phrase . . . I pledge allegiance to . . . What comes next? Probably most Americans would finish that phrase with "the flag of the United
  2. Divided Allegiance?
    22 Jan, 2018
    Divided Allegiance?
    And Elijah came near to all the people and said, "How long will you go limping between two different opinions? If the LORD is God, follow him; but if Baal, then follow him." And the people did not answer him a word.  1 Kings 18:21 Is our allegiance to God divided? Elijah basically asked that question of the people of Israel almost 3,000 years ago. And I ask the same question today.   I know that as Christians we would never say we worship anything other than the one true God.  We don't