Website owner: James Miller
Real Christianity does work
The world that I see is one that is just filled with foolishness — foolishness arising from every moral malady under the sun: high ego, arrogance, haughtiness, conceit, laziness, selfishness, greed, envy, jealousy, vanity, lust, lasciviousness, depravity, malice, anger, hatred, indifference, impulsiveness, impetuousness, prodigality, high dishonesty, deceit, lying, lack of moral principle, self-deception, etc. Most people are not guilty of all of these things but most people are guilty of at least some. A person has a mile high ego and skin so sensitive that you can hardly get near him without offending him. And then he deliberately stands in your way, obstructing your passage, just daring you to try to pass him. He is nasty, irritable, pugnacious, always trying to pick fights. The atmosphere in a home is always tense, ugly, bad. An argument is always just around the corner. One person strikes a blow, the other strikes back and then there is a fight. That is life. People bickering, fighting, doing bad things to each other. A person has a volatile temper. Say the wrong word and they erupt like a volcano, shooting fire ten miles high. People going around with a chip on their shoulder just waiting for someone to knock it off. That is the life I have seen. Nasty, bad, hateful, malicious people out to do others bad. Women maliciously gossiping about someone, trying to do them damage. That is life. Isn’t it? Well, my message to you is that it doesn’t have to be this way. You can’t change other people, you can’t change the world, but you can change yourself. And that message is the message of Christianity. That is the message of the Bible. The message of Jesus was to live as he taught; to change your outlooks and attitudes; to change the way you respond to people and deal with them; to live life in the way he taught. I am here to tell you that His message does work. Real Christianity does work. You just have to obey, do it. And to do it, you first have to want to do it. And if you change yourself, life changes for you. The rest of the world remains the same but it is as though you are now going around with a bubble around you and inside that bubble all is peace and happiness. The rest of the world doesn’t know how to live and they are unhappy, but you know how to live and you are happy. Living in accordance with God’s instructions gives peace and happiness. Underneath, it is all about living right, living as you should, doing the right thing. It is about virtuous, good living. That is what God wants of us.
The Way of Truth and Life
God's message to the world
Jesus Christ and His Teachings
Words of Wisdom
Way of enlightenment, wisdom, and understanding
Way of true Christianity
America, a corrupt, depraved, shameless country
On integrity and the lack of it
The test of a person's Christianity is what he is
Who will go to heaven?
The superior person
On faith and works
Ninety five percent of the problems that most people have come from personal foolishness
Liberalism, socialism and the modern welfare state
The desire to harm, a motivation for conduct
The teaching is:
On modern intellectualism
On Self-sufficient Country Living, Homesteading
Principles for Living Life
Topically Arranged Proverbs, Precepts, Quotations. Common Sayings. Poor Richard's Almanac.
America has lost her way
The really big sins
Theory on the Formation of Character
You are what you eat
People are like radio tuners --- they pick out and listen to one wavelength and ignore the rest
Cause of Character Traits --- According to Aristotle
These things go together
We are what we eat --- living under the discipline of a diet
Avoiding problems and trouble in life
Role of habit in formation of character
The True Christian
What is true Christianity?
Personal attributes of the true Christian
What determines a person's character?
Love of God and love of virtue are closely united
Walking a solitary road
Intellectual disparities among people and the power in good habits
Tools of Satan. Tactics and Tricks used by the Devil.
On responding to wrongs
Real Christian Faith
The Natural Way -- The Unnatural Way
Wisdom, Reason and Virtue are closely related
Knowledge is one thing, wisdom is another
My views on Christianity in America
The most important thing in life is understanding
Sizing up people
We are all examples --- for good or for bad
Television --- spiritual poison
The Prime Mover that decides "What We Are"
Where do our outlooks, attitudes and values come from?
Sin is serious business. The punishment for it is real. Hell is real.
Self-imposed discipline and regimentation
Achieving happiness in life --- a matter of the right strategies
Self-control, self-restraint, self-discipline basic to so much in life
We are our habits
What creates moral character?