The Problem with Research — Part 1

The Governing Body (GB) of Jehovah’s Witnesses recently laid claim to the title of Faithful and Discreet Slave or FDS based on its interpretation of Matthew 25:45-37.   As such, the members of that body claim that truth is revealed exclusively through them in...

Are We Nearing a Tipping Point?

There has been an interesting series of events recently which, taken separately, might not mean much, but which collectively are pointing to a disturbing trend. Last service year’s circuit assembly program contained a part with a demonstration in which an elder helped...

The Faithful Steward – in Summation

“Who really is the faithful and discreet slave?” (Mt. 24:45-47) In a previous post, several of the forum members provided valuable insights on this subject.  Before moving on to other subjects, it would seem beneficial to summarize the key elements of this discussion....

Who Is the Faithful and Discreet Slave?

Preface When I set this blog/forum up, it was for the intention of getting a group of like-minded individuals together to deepen our understanding of the Bible.  I had no intention to use it in any way that would disparage the official teachings of Jehovah’s...