All posts by Rev. Dr. Jerry S. Maneker

Man praying in church pew

Never Be Angry at God

For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death. (2 Corinthians 7:10) When one belongs to God, he or she is eventually forced into a corner where he or she must say “Amen” to

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Forgiveness Versus Acceptance

Blessed are they which are persecuted for righteousness’ sake: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad:


HIV/AIDS and the Congregation of the Dead

Editor’s note: Safe sex is a practice we endorse and recommend wholeheartedly and without reservation, for all sexually active adults no matter their health or relationship status. We also recommend that all sexually active adults know their HIV status at all times. The man that

Person reading the Bible

Our Judgments of Morality

When Judah saw her, he thought her to be an harlot; because she had covered her face. And he turned unto her by the way, and said, Go to, I pray thee, let me come in unto thee. (Genesis 38:15-16) When we read Scripture we