To: The Path of Truth
Sent: Sunday, December 20, 2015 8:39 PM
Subject: On Church Attendance
I came across your website this evening and I am intrigued. I haven’t read all that I want to read as yet, but, I will meander through it.
I read your article regarding salvation. I scanned the “false doctrines” articles.
Here’s my question. I do not attend church regularly. It is in my heart to do that so as to not avoid gathering with other like minded believers. Unfortunately every church in my area either teaches eternal torment for the unbelieving or the church is liberal and accepts just about anything as doctrine.
I’m not looking for advice, but I would like your opinion.
From: Victor Hafichuk
Sent: Friday, January 01, 2016 1:58 PM
Subject: Re: On Church Attendance
Do sheep select their own pastures, food, and companions, or do their shepherds guide and manage them? If Jesus Christ is your Shepherd, then you can be certain He is leading you where you need to be, step by step, everything in its place and time.
“God sets the solitary in families: He brings out those which are bound with chains…”
But if you’re doing your own thing in His Name, then “the rebellious dwell in a dry land” (Psalms 68:6 KJV). Even though that land is populated by many and apparently prosperous.
“Righteous are You, O LORD, when I complain to You; yet I would plead my case before You. Why does the way of the wicked prosper? Why do all who are treacherous thrive? You plant them, and they take root; they grow and produce fruit; You are near in their mouth and far from their heart” (Jeremiah 12:1-2 ESV).
“Go in through the narrow gate, for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and many there are who go in through it” (Matthew 7:13 MKJV).
Giving you not opinion, but the Word of God, which isn’t just advice – it’s His commandments with sure promise.
From: Wayne To: The Path of Truth Sent: Monday, November 14, 2016 3:11 AM Subject: Help Dear Victor Hafichuk & Paul Cohen I'm 18 years old and i'm at a stage of my life when i have to take some decisions. I want you to ask if learning for a job (studying ,highschool, college and the list keep going on ) or bodybuilding is a sin ? I really don't know about these things if are sins or not. I mean studying for a good job or beeing an athlet. I'm doing sport in order to get approved for the college. Of course the sport has good things but also bad things too ( injuries and other things like that ). Please reply me ! With respect Wayne From: Victor Hafichuk To: Wayne Sent: Sunday, November 20, 2016 8:19 AM Subject: Re: Help “For bodily exercise profits a little, but godliness is profitable to all things, having promise of the present life, and of that which is to come” (1 Timothy 4:8 MKJV). Hi Wayne, Without knowing all the details of your situation, it isn’t our place to advise you on these matters, except to tell you to do the best with what God has given you in the way of instruction and guidance in various ways. And if you will, it certainly can do you good to read and ponder many of the Teachings on our site that God has provided for all. In particular, you might start with: Obedience So You Want to Walk with Jesus Apply yourself to the wisdom and instruction give...
From: Stephen To: The Path of Truth Sent: Friday, April 15, 2016 4:01 AM Subject: Questions Dear Sirs, Please advise, is the author a Jehovahs Witness or a Seventh Day Adventist … of course apart from being a Christian. I am, interested to know because there is common doctrine particularly with these groups. Also, the hard-core brass-like doctrines becomes increasingly …. Hmmmm, hard as we move thru ‘your’ doctrines. But regarding the first question, please be straight up and state your ‘denomination’ position for clarification. Thankyou. Kind regards, Stephen From: Paul Cohen and Victor Hafichuk To: Stephen Sent: Monday, May 02, 2016 6:58 AM Subject: Re: Questions No denomination, Stephen. Read the following writings on our site for more specifics in answer to your questions: Jehovah’s Witnesses Seventh Day Adventism The Church Here Is the Way It Is What are you finding so hardcore and brasslike? Could it be that you are hard and brasslike with God? Do you have the softness of the prince of this world? False Love - Satan’s Last Stronghold Paul and Victor www.ThePathofTruth.com
To: Victor Hafichuk From: Carelis Sent: 12/16/2015 5:38 PM Subject: Hello Victor Hello my name is Carelis I'm 16 years old and I want to talk you about what I have experienced for the last 5 months. I grew up as a catholic, when I was a kid I did not atended much to mass just in special ocassions, but then in August I started to have horrible thoughts about the Lord that I did not want, they are scary and I always ended up crying, then I found out that it was a form of anxienty called scrupolusity, then I started to read the bible and praying, I went to a evengelican christian church, but it's now one that has people jumping around or screaming, it's pretty much quiet and it does not have a lot of members. Still I have worries about salvation and about what I believe because I do not want to be decieved and I'm still read and try to learn about the word, but sometimes I get confused about subjects and teachings, I really want to follow Jesus and I know that it's not easy but I want to be fertil soil. I also read the testimonies about hell and heaven visions and was wondering if they were true or not. I also have questions: Can you recommend me a way of studying the bible? How can I talk to others about Jesus, can you give me a short presentation of the gospel? I have a problem with the sin of anger and I wrote versicles about it and try to read them and pray , could you suggest another thing to do when feeling angry? Is it a sin to watch movies, dancing or ...