Author Archives: Dr. Robert

About Dr. Robert

I am married to Janet and we have four children. I am active in Grace church in Racine, Wisconsin and serve there in leadership and teaching . I have been an internist for 30 years and keep busy by taking care of a full load of patients. On the side, I like to write, coach, mentor, spend time with my family just hangin' out, and help take care of our three dogs; a Golden and two Berneses'.

The problem of evil in our world- Part 1

Let’s define EVIL: Big picture– something not morally good; wicked. Arising out of bad character or behavior, individually or corporately. It usually originates in the heart. As  Christians, we must try and grasp its hold on us and our culture/society. This blog … Continue reading

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Angels: Real Spiritual Beings Part 2

Last week, in response to the blog on angels, I got this email from a reader (I am paraphrasing to protect her privacy): “My son was recently diagnosed with cancer.  The entire situation understandably has produced stress. I read your blog … Continue reading

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Angels: Real Spiritual beings

  Christians don’t talk much about angels, though angels and what they do are well defined in the Bible. As you will see, the Bible stresses their absolute reality, and their ministry among us humans.  The fact that we don’t talk … Continue reading

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If no Resurrection; No Christianity Part 2

Don’t miss the main message after the resurrection of Jesus– Matthew 28:5-7 The angel of the Lord gave four messages to the women after Jesus was resurrected (Mary Magdalene and the “other” Mary): 1) Do not be afraid! 2) He … Continue reading

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If there is no Resurrection, there is no Christianity

Perhaps you have had a loved one pass away recently. Maybe a tragic accident, heart attack, stroke, cancer or other incurable disease.  If they were believers, then you have a hope of their resurrection, and that right now, as of … Continue reading

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Our final dwelling place: Heaven Part 2

Heaven is like a city– Hebrews 11:16 Men and women of Christian faith live for heaven.  God has made a heavenly city for them.  Hebrews 12:22-24  Heaven is the city of God (called the heavenly Jerusalem). 1000’s upon 1000’s of … Continue reading

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Heaven; the believer’s eternal destiny. Part 1

Introduction– A recent Gallop poll found that 66% of Americans believe in heaven. However, only 26% Baptists, 20% Lutherans, 16% Methodists, and 41% Catholics thought their chances of going to heaven were good. Do they understand the principles of salvation? … Continue reading

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