• The Watchman – Part 2

    Ok…let’s try this again (The Watchman) in three simple, logical points. First, sin, if left unconfessed and unrepented of in the life of any human being, will lead that human being to the fate of eternal torment separated from God in hell. Second, God has given us the remedy for sin in the person of Jesus Christ, who is the propitiation for sin and through whom we receive the fate of eternal paradise in communion with God in heaven. Therefore, thirdly, to warn someone of the consequences of sin and share with them the good news of Jesus Christ is _______________.  (you fill in the blank) How many of you filled in the blank with the…

  • The Watchman

    Have you ever been accused of being someone who spoils all of the fun?  You know, that one person who doesn’t want to go with the flow when things start getting out of hand?  The person who says, hey, maybe we shouldn’t be doing this?  Or that guy who points out that what you are doing could lead to trouble?  You know the person I am thinking of.  Have you ever been that person?  It kind of reminds me of the crazy sidewalk prophet with the wild eyes and long beard, standing in the middle of a crowded street of a major city holding his prophetic sign that says, “Repent, judgment is…