My Son Onesimus

By Steven Clark Goad   “You are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus, for all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourself with Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus” (Galatians 3:26-28, NIV, 1984).   […]

Screen Shot 2012-12-01 at 6.48.03 PM

When Less Is More

By Steven Clark Goad   Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it. But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that. People who want to get rich fall into temptation and a trap and into many foolish […]

Screen Shot 2012-08-29 at 1.52.57 PM

Money Management Principles for Christians

By Steven Clark Goad   “Remember the Lord your God, for it is he who gives you the ability to produce wealth” (Deuteronomy 8:18).   A recent survey discovered that Americans don’t often look to the Bible for financial advice. They would rather turn to successful business leaders. The Bible, however, has much to say […]

Screen shot 2012-06-19 at 1.02.20 PM

When Brethren Disagree

By Steven Clark Goad   But if anyone regards something as unclean, then for him it is unclean (Romans 14:14, NIV, 1984).   All Christians belong to the same spiritual family, bought and redeemed by the blood of the Lamb. To be siblings in Christ is the grandest relationship souls can have in the physical […]