Category Archive: by Frank R. Williams

Apr 20

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION? (6)

The Jefferson Bible! You may have heard of what is called the Jefferson’s Bible but just what is it? Does the Jefferson Bible mean that the third President of the United States of America was a person who embraced Christianity? We know, as it has become a common phrase, “a wall of separation between church …

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Apr 12

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION? (5)

The third President of the United States was Thomas Jefferson and he served from 1801 – 1809. Jefferson was educated at the College of William and Mary and was described as “the penman” of the America Revolution! He also served as Governor of Virginia from 1779 to 1781. In 1784, he went to France as …

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Apr 06

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION? (4)

The reader may have little interest in knowing what our “founding fathers” thought about the Bible, but there is a need to know! If we do not know where we were, how can we know where we are going? In other words, what was the thinking of our “founding fathers” and the state of our …

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Mar 30

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION? (3)

The search we have before us is to find the way our “founding fathers” viewed the Bible and their thoughts as to where the Bible should be in our nation. We can learn what the “founding fathers” thought about our nation and the Bible can be seen in their own words as recorded in history! …

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Mar 22

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION? (2)

In asking, where does the Bible belong in our nation, it is necessary to go back into the history of America. This requires us to ask two more questions: 1) what did our “founding fathers” think of the Bible, and 2) what was their thinking regarding the Bible? It may be necessary to ask more …

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Mar 15

WHERE DOES THE BIBLE BELONG IN OUR NATION?

If we knew all there is to know of the things of this world, but if we did not know what the Bible teaches, our learning would be incomplete! Our “founding fathers” understood the importance of the Bible; Noah Webster (1758-1843) said this: “The moral principles and precepts contained in the scriptures ought to form …

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Mar 08

THE 30th ANNUAL OKLAHOMA CITY LECTURES

You may ask, why should the Barnes congregation host “the Annual Oklahoma City Lectures” year after year? After all, 1) we are a small congregation, 2) having limited among of money, and 3) we never have but few who come to hear the lectures from our sister congregation? Boy, there is a hand full of …

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Mar 02

AT THE RIGHT HAND (5)

This is the last in a five-part series of articles under the above words, “at the right hand” but the complete phrase would read: “sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high!” The subject of these words is the “Son of God,” as in God “Hath in these last days spoken unto …

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Feb 23

AT THE RIGHT HAND (4)

The one who descended only to ascend again to sit “at the right hand of the Majesty on high” (Heb. 1:3) gave us what was never true before! While on earth, he was Deity in a flesh and blood body; just like the one God made at the beginning: “And the LORD God formed man …

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Feb 16

AT THE RIGHT HAND (3)

Looking at the one who is at the “right hand of the Majesty on high” we can see one who is “Lord of lords” and “King of kings!” There is much to notice in these few words that the reader may not notice at first. Let us look in the present and see what we …

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