Who Molds Your Thinking?

“Stop being molded by this system of things.”​ – Romans 12:2  [From ws 11/18 p.18 January 21, 2019 – January 27, 2019] A better question for this article to pose and answer truthfully would be “Who molds your thinking, God’s word or Watchtower publications?” Of...

Defining Christianity

This is the first video in a new series called “Bible Musings.”  I’ve created a YouTube playlist under that title. I’ve been wanting to do this for some time, but there always seemed to be something more pressing to clear away first.  There still is, and there...

Buy Truth and Never Sell it

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:44 — 13.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | More[Review of ws 11/18 p. 3 December 31 – January 6] “Buy truth and never sell it, also wisdom and discipline and...

Put Trust in Our Active Leader – The Christ

[From ws 10/18 p. 22 – December 17 – December 23] “Your Leader is one, the Christ.” ​— Matthew 23:10 [With grateful thanks to Nobleman for his assistance for the vast majority of the article this week] Paragraphs 1 and 2 open the article with Jehovah’s words to Joshua...

Teaching the Truth

“O Jehovah, . . . the very essence of your word is truth.”​—Psalm 119:159-160  [From ws 10/18 p.11 December 10 – December 16] The contents page has the following summary relevant to this article:” How can we use our Teaching Toolbox to teach the truth in our...

Speaking the Truth

“Speak the truth with one another.”​—Zechariah 8:16.  [From ws 10/18 p. 6 – December 3 – December 9] The contents page has the following summary about this article and the article for the following week: ”Lying has become commonplace in today’s society. How did the...

“Almighty yet Considerate”

[Jehovah] well knows how we are formed, remembering that we are dust.”—Psalms 103:14.  [From ws 9/18 p. 23 – November 19 – November 25]   Paragraph 1 opens with a reminder: “POWERFUL and influential people often “lord it over” others, even dominating them....

Happy Are Those Who Serve “the Happy God”

“Happy is the people whose God is Jehovah!”—Psalm 144:15.  [From ws 9/18 p. 17, November 12 – 18] The article opens with the claim that “JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES certainly are a happy people. Their meetings, assemblies, and social gatherings are characterized by the...

“Keep Displaying Love—It Builds Up”

“Love builds up.”—1 Corinthians 8:1.  [From ws 9/18 p. 12 – November 5 – November 11]   This is such an important subject, yet sadly out of 18 paragraphs we have only a third (6 paragraphs) devoted to ways to actually show love, one paragraph for each point. This...