Standing Firm as a Way of Life


by Mike Ratliff

I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. (Ephesians 4:1-3 ESV)

When I was first enlisted to become part of the CRN team, I was actually quite shocked for two reasons. The first reason was that Ken had actually chosen me. I was very surprised about that. However, sadly, the other surprise was that there was an immediate effort by some professing Christians bent on stopping what we were doing. Perhaps I am a bit simplistic in my reasoning, but I just cannot conceive of what is wrong with pointing people to God’s truth and away from that which pretends to be, but is not. Fortunately, this role still allows me to do what I love to do the most, open God’s Word and teach, all for His glory.  Continue reading