Tag: Christ

The NFL’s Bad Seed and Prophecy

by Michael Mickey

Tonight the first round of the National Football League draft will be held and fans all over the nation will be waiting to see who gets drafted by their favorite franchise. That being the case, I thought I’d write a commentary about the NFL today, particularly what some inside it believes constitutes a bad seed. You know what I’m talking about, right? The kind of guy who makes it to the game’s highest level and, soon thereafter, tarnishes both the league’s image and whichever club made the unfortunate decision to ties its future to him.

The following is a recent quote made by an unnamed AFC front office executive about a well known football player:

“I don’t want any part of him or the circus. At some point as a team, don’t you have to be concerned with what comes with him?”


Three Step Process

by Ron Graham

“That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.” Romans 10:9. There is a three step process which all believers in Christ will ultimately traverse; two of those steps come after salvation. Many believe salvation is all there is, but not so, in all actuality salvation only begins the process.

Justification or salvation – is the act of God declaring men free from guilt and acceptable to him. When we first believe we become justified in God’s sight. Believing in the selfless act of the only begotten Son of God, Jesus Christ, who died for the sin of the world. Jesus is the propitiation for our sins.