Posts by Chris Hallgren

An Awesome God

“And God said let there be light; and there was light. And God saw the light, that it was good; and God divided the light from the darkness. And God called the light day and the darkness he called night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.” (Genesis 1:3-5) “These are the…

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The Root of Bitterness

The root of bitterness lies with life events that we do not give to God. Disappointments that were never resolved or dropped can create chasms of darkness within the light. Death of a loved one or dissolution of a marriage can mar the faith of a person, and get covered over by habitual Christian life,…

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Forgive Us Our Trespasses, As We Forgive …

Our church suffers from disunity brought about by resentment and unresolved issues that form a cancer in the heart, and split the person or couple from the church body, the body of Christ. The overall attitude of our little church is love, but members fall victims to Satan when someone offends them. This spirit of…

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Go and Sin No More

In John 8, we read of the woman who was caught in the act of adultery. The Pharisees bring her to Jesus to trap him by asking what should be done to her, as the Law of Moses dictated that adulterers should be stoned to death outside the camp. Jesus ignored them and continued to…

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Forgiveness, the Healing Act From God

“For if you forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you don’t forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.” (Matthew 6:14-15) In my prayers to the Lord, seeking His will for people who I know, the curse from the enemy called unforgiveness comes up so…

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The Deification of Doctors; Rational Humanism and Medicine

“And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint.” (Luke 18:1) Doctors, who have graduated from an approved college and served as an intern, stand as the state-sanctioned means of curing individuals of medical problems. In the lives of many people, doctors are mistakenly…

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Rational Humanism, an Enemy of Christ

“Beware lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ. For in him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily.” (Colossians 2:8-9) The biggest enemy to the church in Europe and North America, the so-called First World, is…

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Testimony (Lessons From God)

“The slave drivers kept pressing them, saying, “Complete the work required of you for each day, just as when you had straw.” (Exodus 5:13) In many ways, work is like marriage, in that if you end the relationship, there is nothing more to be gained, and a lot of hurt could ensue. In addition, most…

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Personal Testimony

“And were beyond measure astonished, saying, He hath done all things well: he maketh both the deaf to hear, and the dumb to speak.” (Mark 7:37) Sexual immorality is one of the most pervasive and wide-spread sins of this age. In a godless society, possessions and power are the sought after for status. One sinfully…

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