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Category Archive: Church

Matters of the Church

Aug 08 2012

Do Christians have to attend church?

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Do Christians have to attend church regularly according to the Bible? Although there is no direct, specific command in the New Testament that Christians must attend formal services in a church building, we have many strong examples from Jesus and the apostles. It was customary for Jesus and His apostles to attend Sabbath services at …

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Mar 25 2012

Is there a dress code for church?

The other day I was reading a site which had an ongoing discussion on what one should wear to church, a dress code for church.  The consensus in the discussion was that one should wear nice clothes such as dresses, nice slacks, ties, etc.  The analogy used was if we were to meet the president, …

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Oct 13 2011

Christian Values

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A few years ago I participated in a bike race from Rosarita to Ensenada.  I went with a  friend , another bike rider.  We took the charter bus from San Diego that dropped us off at the race starting point in Rosarita.  While I planned on returning that same day to the United States, he …

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Jun 07 2011

Shavuot or Pentecost

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Today in the Hebrew calendar is the 6th day of Sivan which falls on our 2011 Gregorian calendar as June 7.  On this day, God commanded the Israelites to observe the Feast of Weeks. You shall observe the Feast of Weeks, the firstfruits of wheat harvest, and the Feast of Ingathering at the year’s end.  …

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Jun 23 2010

Innocent As Doves

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A few weeks ago, I was taking a walk in the evening – well, it really was at night.  It was around 11:30 p.m.  It was a really warm night but very windy.  As I walked down the sidewalk, I thought I saw what appeared to be a mouse scurry away from me.  I followed …

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