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TARES AMONG THE WHEAT

TARES AMONG THE WHEAT October 17, 2013 What does it mean to be a Christian? Is it the way we act or what we believe that determines if we are a Christian or just a pretender? “ That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. ”  Romans 10:9.  God’s word makes it clear that it is our faith that makes the difference. Many people say that they believe in Jesus Christ, but if that belief is just “head knowledge” and they don’t “ …believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead… ” then their words mean nothing. How far would you go to prove you’re a Christian? I’ve heard the hypothetical question “If you were hauled into court for being a Christian, would there be enough evidence to convict you?” For many people around the world, this isn’t hypothetical. In Muslim countries it is a crime to be a Christian, yet there are many brave people who stan