Why Do You Call Me “Good”?

And as he was setting out on his journey, a man ran up and knelt before him and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?”  And Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good?  No one is good except God alone.” Mark 10:17-18 I’ve had Christians read this…

Why You Should Walk on the Highway of Holiness (Isaiah 35:8)

And a highway shall be there, and it shall be called the Way of Holiness; the unclean shall not pass over it.  It shall belong to those who walk on the way; even if they are fools, they shall not go astray. Isaiah 35:8 Last Sunday was Veteran’s Day, the day on which we appropriately…

Mark 10:18: “No One Is Good Except God Alone”

Jesus said, “Why do you call me good?  No one is good except God alone.” Mark 10:18             I was recently asked whether Christians should refrain from calling anyone good based on Jesus’ statement above to the rich young ruler that no one is good but God alone.  Because of His statement here, would it…

One or Many?

A lot of people these days like to embrace a diversity of values, ideas and religions and consider them all valid…even though they all contrast and contradict each other. Is this the biblical viewpoint?  Grab a Bible and join Jon on Facebook to study what the Bible says about this…