Barbara Dahlgren is a freelance author whose articles have appeared worldwide.
Monthly Archives: August 2014
Is the Bible Logical?
The Bible is full of contradictory concepts. We have the virgin birth which many would consider an oxymoron. We have the long awaited Messiah, Jesus Christ, coming to earth as a baby not a warrior. After he convinces everyone … Continue reading
Menelik II was an intelligent, dynamic African ruler who lived from 1844 to 1913. He established the nation of Ethiopia and is remembered for preserving the freedom of his people by defeating a major Italian military expedition. He strengthened his … Continue reading
What’s Your Motive?
Most of us want to go through life doing the right thing, which is not always the easiest course of action. What is popular is not always right and what is right is not always popular. However, when faced with … Continue reading
A Good Name
The Bible speaks of a good name being better than precious ointment. (Ecclesiastes 7:1) A good name is a person’s reputation. A reputation is built upon being able to believe what someone says. Can we count on them to do … Continue reading
Taming the Tongue
The Bible speaks about taming our tongues (James 3). Both David and James use the metaphor of bridling our tongues (Psalms 39:1, James 1:26). A bridle is a leather harness and bit placed in a horse’s mouth to control it. … Continue reading