One out of Ten Ain’t Bad “And Jesus answering said, Were there not ten cleansed? but where are the nine? There are not found that returned to give glory to God, save this stranger.” Luke 17:17-18 In the early days of my ministry I invited people to church, and they looked me straight in the […]
MUST A PERSON REPENT TO BE SAVED?
Saving Faith and Repentance BY Ken Blue Certainly, there’s no shortage of Scripture on the subject of repentance. The shortage appears to be in the understanding of where, and how the word is used in Scripture. Strictly speaking, one may repent and still not be saved. Yes, repentance is a vital part of salvation. However, […]
What could be easier than getting saved? By Ken Blue “For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.” Romans 10:13. While a student In Bible College, I remember a story that I will never forget. Dr. Malone was preaching, and he told a story about a student who brought a […]
DON’T BELIEVE THE CAMEL STORY
Eliminating Camel Humps By Ken Blue Many pastors agonize over the summer and winter months when it comes to church attendance and offerings. They have been programed to believe that these two seasons are predestined to lower church attendance. Dr. Elmer Towns compared it to a two humped camel. The gap between the camel humps […]
FOOT IN MOUTH
OPEN MOUTH. INSERT FOOT. By Ken Blue We are all guilty of saying things that are just plain stupid. It is not intended, but when revealed to us, we end up being embarrassed. Recently I heard a man preach who made this blunder. I am confident he was a sincere, and a good man. I […]