R. L. Wilson

God in the 23rd Psalm

By R. L. Wilson / April 28, 2020

In his delightful book The Ultimate Guide to the Names of God, Elmer Towns explains that “as each name of God is unfolded, a new source of strength is revealed…

Christ Alone

By R. L. Wilson / April 28, 2020

One of the hardest things for many people to accept is that Jesus actually rose from the dead, and that hundreds of people claim they saw Him afterward. While some…

A Faithful God

By R. L. Wilson / April 22, 2020

I saw a quote this morning on Facebook: “Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God” (Corrie Ten Boom). If there’s anyone who should know about…

I Believe in the Resurrection of the Body

By R. L. Wilson / April 20, 2020

The apostle Paul explains the importance of believing in the resurrection of the body. Now, sometimes he can be hard to follow, but do your best: Now if Christ is…

I Believe… in the Forgiveness of Sin

By R. L. Wilson / April 14, 2020

Why do we need to have forgiveness of sin? To answer that, first we need to understand just how bad our sin is in the sight of God. It is…

The Communion of Saints

By R. L. Wilson / April 13, 2020

As I write this article the world is dealing with the coronavirus and social distancing. One result is that church services have been cancelled and/or moved online. How do we…

Easter 2020 – The Social Distancing Version

By R. L. Wilson / April 8, 2020

Easter is cancelled this year. Well, not exactly. What we will have to do without is the trappings of Easter—the Easter Egg hunts, the sunrise services, the family ham dinner,…

The Tomb Was Empty

By R. L. Wilson / April 8, 2020

In our current series with Dr. Gary Habermas, he lists 12 facts about Jesus that are accepted by more than 90 percent of even skeptical scholars. One fact that is…

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…