Tag Archives: God

A Conversation With An Atheist

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch  Time to revisit a conversation from a few years ago….. Pastor Mike:  So, you don’t believe in God? Atheist Friend:  Nope! Pastor Mike:  Do you believe in Aliens from outer space? Atheist Friend:  Well, yes.  PM:

Do You Have Understanding ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch There are many commanding verses penned by King Solomon in the book of Proverbs, but this one caught my attention the other day….. “Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom. And in all your

Christians As Prey Of The Enemy

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch I have written of this subject in a post on Facebook, but never in a column, so let’s examine the subject here just this once, and we’ll rely on your ability to imagine the animals

Are We Like Jonah?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In the book of Jonah, we are permitted a look deep into the heart of a man.  Jonah was a good man.  He was a godly man with a personal in-depth relationship with God. He was

The Rewards Of An Overcomer

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch In the second and third chapters of the book of Revelation, Jesus shares with John the Disciple all the rewards that will be bestowed on those who overcome.  These rewards will be given out to all

Forever Is Really Long

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch A friend mentioned that they enjoy my columns, but that they’re way too long for him. I understand that. It’s hard to stop writing sometimes though when the thoughts are flowing.  Seems like no one

Does God Hate The Wicked ?

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch We live in a world that seems to be filled with vile and wicked people. There are so many in the Media who are consumed with hatred for President Trump and his supporters. Many of

Childhood Beliefs

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Have you ever considered the parallels between Santa and Jesus?  They’re quite obvious I know, but humor me.  They both are constantly watching us. They both know when we’ve been good or bad. They reward

An America Without Christ

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Regarding the Christmas Holiday Season we are in, I was reflecting on this somber thought;  What if Jesus had not come to earth?  What if the Father had changed His mind and saved only His

We Need More Nice People

Southaven, Ms By: Mike Upchurch Let’s say that you are a huge fan of singer Ronnie Dunn, one half of the famous country music duo Brooks and Dunn. So much so that you decide to start up a Ronnie Dunn Fan Club. You acquire