Denny Smith

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The Hardening of the Human Heart

01st February 2012
There are passages in the Bible that are frightening. Heb. 3:12-13 is one such passage. "Beware, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief in departing from the living God; but exhort one another daily, while it is called 'TODAY,' l... Read >

Better to Never Have Been Born – Why?

21st July 2010
Jesus, in reference to his betrayer Judas said, "It would have been better for that man if he had not been born." (Matt. 26:24 ESV) Most of us who believe the Bible can understand what Jesus said and why as it pertains to Judas and if we could leave it at... Read >

The Heart of Man from a Biblical Perspective

29th January 2010
The Bible has much to say about the heart of man. The word "heart" in the New King James Version of the Bible is found 835 times in 775 verses according to E-Sword. The study of the heart of man is thus a massive study and I might add from a human point o... Read >

Ignorance Does Not Excuse Sin

01st December 2009
God does not consider ignorance an excuse for sin and will not overlook a sin just because you or I were ignorant of the sin when we committed it. The verse that teaches this is found in Lev. 5:17, "If a person sins, and commits any of these things which ... Read >

The Prodigal Son – When He Came to Himself

11th November 2009
The story of the prodigal son as told by Jesus in Luke 15:11-32 is too long to quote here but also so well known that almost everyone acquainted with the Bible at all knows the story and the main thrust of the lesson taught there. However, there is one ph... Read >

I Can Do All Things Through Christ

01st July 2009
The passage written by the apostle Paul and found in Philippians 4:13, "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me," (NKJV) is a verse I became very familiar with when our young son entered kindergarten many years ago. Tears and fear is what we... Read >

Faith Comes by Hearing the Word of God – the Implications

12th June 2009
"So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God." (Rom. 10:17 NKJV) On its surface this proclamation by Paul is very simple and easy to understand and yet the failure to grasp its implications has brought much division and strife among tho... Read >

God’s Willingness to Forgive – King Manasseh

06th June 2009
It is not unusual to find in religion, as it relates to Christianity, two extremes of thought. There are those who feel God is so full of loving kindness that he will readily forgive us of any and all of our sins if we just ask him. We may be kind of sorr... Read >

3 Benefits of Being a Christian in This Life – Hope, Love, Peace

24th April 2009
One thing that is often overlooked is the value of being a Christian and living the Christian life in the here and now, not just for the benefit of the afterlife to come. There is nothing as important as where you are going to live in eternity but there a... Read >