R. L. Wilson

Did Jesus Really Die on the Cross?

By R. L. Wilson / April 1, 2020

As we approach Easter, you will no doubt hear news reports suggesting that Jesus didn’t really die on the cross 2,000 years ago. Some will suggest that someone else—a lookalike—died,…

A Reasoned Response to the Coronavirus

By R. L. Wilson / March 17, 2020

What should a Christian response to the Coronavirus look like? There is so much misinformation available today about COVID-19. Social media is filled with panicked messages and outlandish suggestions for…

I Believe in Jesus… Coming Again

By R. L. Wilson / March 11, 2020

If you had to guess, how much would you think the New Testament talks about Jesus’ second coming? Would it surprise you to know that the second coming is alluded to…

I Believe in Jesus… Seated at the Right Hand of the Father

By R. L. Wilson / March 9, 2020

Michael Bird asks, What is the Old Testament passage that is most quoted or echoed in the New Testament?… the answer is in fact Psalm 110, especially the first four…

Praying for Others (Intercessory Prayer)

By R. L. Wilson / March 9, 2020

Every few months I get a message from a friend in India: “This is just a quick note to tell you that your names came up in my prayer diary…

I Believe in Jesus… Ascended

By R. L. Wilson / March 9, 2020

The Old Testament book of Leviticus lays out detailed instructions for the High Priest on how he is to prepare and present the offerings to the Lord. The details included…

Learning to Pray Using Scripture

By R. L. Wilson / March 9, 2020

Recently I was “assigned” the task of writing one or more articles about prayer. That’s a painful way to discover just how bad your prayer life is! But let me…

I Believe… in Jesus

By R. L. Wilson / December 20, 2019

Who is Jesus? That topic has occupied men’s minds for 2,000 plus years. Thousands upon thousands of books have been written to explore the subject. Even the apostle John was…

Local Chattanooga Artist Depicts Light In the Darkness

By R. L. Wilson / December 18, 2019

There was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all might believe. He himself was not the light; he came only as a Witness to the light.

In Everything Give Thanks

By R. L. Wilson / November 26, 2019

1 Thessalonians 5:18 is a challenge to all of us. How do we give thanks “in everything”? Some situations just don’t seem to lend themselves to a thankful spirit. Still, if God has told us to do it, He must have provided us something for which to be thankful. Right?