Author: James Callen

Apologetics, Bible lessons

Yes, the biblical account of creation in six days is important

It’s important to accept the biblical account of creation in six days as truth. First, to discount the record of creation in Genesis is to challenge the inerrancy of God’s Word. Next, to doubt the earth was created in six days will corrode your confidence that when Christ returns, all in Christ will be changed in the “twinkling” of an eye. And, the Bible tells us that this present creation will pass away and God will immediately create new heavens and a new earth. Those things will be instantaneous. So, your belief about the beginning of days directly corresponds to your assurance for the end of days.

Bible lessons

Jesus revealed in the book of Job

Job lived before any of the 66 books of the Bible had been written. Even so, Job had some insight into how God would provide for man’s salvation. Job knew God’s salvation would come through One who was worthy to intercede between God and man. Job knew this man would be a Redeemer, provided by God, and would be put up as security to save man.


An eternal perspective

Far too often, I become focused on day-to-day frustrations and let those distract me from the more important things in life. Moreover, how hard can it be to remain focused on Christ when facing true hardship, pain, or persecution? It’s inspiring, humbling, and motivating to study examples of disciples who endured […]

Bible lessons

My Savior became a curse for me

“Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us” (Galatians 3:13). The thought that my Lord actually become a “curse” in my stead chokes me up. I can’t possibly grasp the depth of what all that involves, but I know that Jesus did it […]