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Michael Griego writes a weekly Christian blog at www.BiblicalViewpoint.com.

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A Lot to Learn From

There’s a person in the Bible that we’ve all heard of and know basic elements of his story. What’s interesting is the insight we get about God when...

When Things Go From Bad to Worse

When personal disaster strikes, the natural inclination is to question God in our anguish. “Why, God, are you doing this to me?” That wasn’t the ca...

What's a 45-Minute Christian?

The essentials of a good Christian life are not necessarily just about church attendance, good behavior, and attention to social good. It’s about y...

Lessons from the Book of Job

So why do bad things happen to good people? We’ve heard the hard luck story of Job, but we’ve more than likely missed the answers buried deep in th...

Jesus Masculinity?

Without wise filters and guidance it’s easy to get our cues from the world around us. What’s the right way to look at this topic? (from www.biblica...

Good Teachers Don't Do This

Why does there remain today this patronizing view that Jesus was a good moral teacher? Good teachers don’t come close to doing this. (from www.bibl...

So What Do You Think You Know?

When it comes to Biblical knowledge, is it reasonable today to expect some level of general exposure and basic literacy? Even among the well-educat...

Christmas...Do I Really Even Believe It?

If we celebrate Christmas, then how is it that we really don’t believe it all.

Did Mary Really Know?

Have you ever considered the situation of Mary, the young mother of Jesus? Imagine the fear, the wonder, the uncertainty, the hopeful expectation. ...

The Woman on the Plane

A friendly conversation turns curiously deep and reveals the underlying questions about life in the hearts and minds of all of us. (from www.Biblic...

Making Heaven on Earth?

There’s a lot of emphasis on human effort and initiative to bring harmony and peace on earth. Even “heaven on earth.” Is this possible? What would ...

Deborah Ruth's Note

A thoughtful note of encouragement needed and given leaves a lasting impression on all parties involved of the impact of our words and actions. (fr...

Thanksgiving Stories

Looking for a good Thanksgiving story to read or share? Here are 6 true and intriguing stories to inform, encourage, and enlighten during this wond...

The Proverbial Fork in the Road

Is God involved in your decision-making? Here are 6-Steps when confronted with the proverbial fork in the road. (from www.BiblicalViewpoint.com)

Just Enough - Daily

Besides one word, consider other key words in a simple sentence we’ve all most likely recited countless times in our life. This view might change y...

"Help, I'm Struggling and I Can't Go On!"

Sometimes we stumble and need to regain our footing. Sometimes we fall and need to be helped up. Sometimes we struggle while just trying to get thr...

The Misunderstanding of Good News

They call the Gospel the Good News. The news that Jesus brought about the coming Kingdom of God was not necessarily easy to take in by the people o...

Jesus Means Business

Jesus doesn’t mess around. He’s very serious, even businesslike if not calculated in how he engages and challenges his inner circle of followers an...

"Okay, God. I Get It."

No one man or religion or belief system has so impacted the world as this one. Can’t ignore it. Can’t get around it. What do we do with it? (from ...

Consider the Lilies of the Field

While we’re told in the Bible that “God loves us” and “don’t be anxious,” we’re still very anxious even though God may love us. How do we get throu...