Do You Know My Jesus? | Jack W. McNiel, Evangelist Oak Grove Church of Christ

Do You Know My Jesus?

Posted Posted in Articles, Devotional Thoughts

This question is often asked by people in the religious world, by members of the church and by denominational people as well, as a means of opening an evangelistic conversation. The question and the usual emphasis on the word “my,” implies two things. First, that the person asking the question believes he has a personal […]

Give me coffee | Jack McNiel, Evangelist, Oak Grove Church of Christ

Give Me Coffee!

Posted Posted in Blog, Devotional Thoughts, Jack's Blog

What was life like without coffee? Before coffee found its way to Europe and the Americas the people in those regions were very sleepy and depressed because they did not have coffee to drink. (Historical fact I just made up.) Coffee had been, up until the 1700’s, a very tightly controlled commodity that was monopolized […]

Be Not Unwise | Jack McNiel, Evangelist, Oak Grove church of Christ

Be Not Unwise

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“Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is.” — Ephesians 5:17 In this passage, Paul exhorts the Ephesian brethren to be not unwise, but instead, to be wise. True wisdom is the knowledge and understanding of the will of God and the application thereof. The will of God is […]