How do you get to Heaven? If you took a survey asking that question, the amount of different answers may be equal to that of the amount of survey respondents. The truth is there is only one answer to that question. The only right answer is found in the Bible, John 14:6.
The concept of Separation of Church and State has shifted in the past few years from protecting the church to silencing the church. Religious leaders are watching this happening and many are sensing that we are not living in the same country we were 50 years ago. Are the changes we see today eventually going to turn into something more serious?
There are many people who feel that being a good person will get you into heaven. But, how do you define "good"? What are the parameters? Where do you cross the line from being good to being bad? The only real way to find the answer to that question is to find out what the Bible says, and the answer found in Romans 3 may surprise you!
Is there a Biblically correct economic system? As believers, what does God want us to understand about the area of economics? While Matthew 25 does not address the area of economic systems, it does address economics and the freedom everyone has before the Lord.
What do you think of when you think of the moon? Romance? Space exploration? God’s love? God’s love is probably not the first thing you think of when thinking about the moon, but this edition of the Carlson Report may change your thoughts on the moon and how it should impact your life as a Christian.
Our culture has become very comfortable with open sexuality. But what is sex really all about? In order to understand what sex is really all about, we have to go to the Bible. We have to go back to the beginning, and read God’s instructions in Genesis 2.
A person can’t go far these days without being exposed to either someone taking a selfie or seeing someone’s selfie posted on a social media page. While the idea of taking a picture of yourself in nearly every situation may be new, the concept really originated in the Garden of Eden with Adam and Eve.
With all of the images of evil we see on TV and on the internet today, we have almost become numb to the reality of it. In fact, it has become a seduction that many people have been drawn into. Seduction into evil today begins exactly as it did in the Garden of Eden, by deception and believing a lie.
Why is it that in a country with so many material blessings, so many people are unhappy? Do we really understand what happiness is? Are we looking for happiness in all the wrong places? If so, how do we discover real happiness?
Most religions have a list of things that people are supposed to do and how people are supposed to act in order to please God. But, is this really what it is all about? Is this what God really wants from us? Is religion about what we do for God, or is it about what God has done for us?
The online Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the word “thank” as, “to tell (someone) that you are grateful for something that he or she has done or given” This Thanksgiving Day, who are you going to thank for your many blessings?
During the Christmas season, many people go to great lengths and travel long distances just to be with those they love. Often the trip can be long, costly and uncomfortable. Many years ago the Savior of the world made the longest and costliest journey ever, just so He could be with those He loves. This December 25, let’s celebrate our Savior coming to this world so we can be with Him forever!
Throughout history the world has seen kingdoms rise and kingdoms fall. We have seen nations rise and nations fall, and today we even see our own nation on the decline. But, what a wonderful promise we have that the Kingdom of God will never fall or be destroyed.
Everyone seems to have the answer to the world's problem. Some think if we would all join together we could solve all of these problems. The Book of Genesis tells us this has been tried before. It didn't work. But there is Someone who can solve the world's problems, and it is not us!
There is much discussion today on the two state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and everyone seems to have a very strong opinion on the matter. Jeff Carlson uses the wisdom of Solomon to present a unique perspective on this issue.
Throughout the years people have been searching for a lasting peace, but have been looking in all the wrong places. Today people are still looking for peace and we are still looking in all the wrong places. The Carlson Report examines the only real source for lasting peace.
Well we certainly are hearing a a lot about nuclear weapons, wars and rumors of wars. When we look at all of the uncertainty today, What does the Lord have in store for us with all of these things going on?
One of the things that you read about in the newspapers today, and it's been going on actually for several years, is this terrible fear in the world that there's going to be some sort of a nuclear war.