Who Was Ishtar and What is Her Connection to Easter?

Old-Babylonian Plaque of Ishtar

By now, many people are aware that Ishtar has nothing to do with Easter. However, there are still a number of Bible teachers, such as Chick.com and LastTrumpetMinistries who preach that Easter is derived from the cult of Ishtar. Is there a reason for this myth? What about the Easter symbols, like bunnies and eggs? … Read more

Origins of Easter [Where does Easter really come from?]


    If you ever wondered what bunnies and eggs have to do with Easter then you are not alone. Many have tried to connect Easter to various spring time celebrations and fertility festivals that have appeared in various cultures. The most popular Easter myth is that it stems from the festival dedicated to the … Read more

Why Me Lord?


Why Me Lord? A supposition on the effects of Christ’s crucifixion and death on Barabbas. (Written By Daniel J. West Jr.) (Featured Image from desertrivers.org) A letter from Barabbas, brother in Christ, redeemed of God, to the church of Christ, our Lord and Savior in Nineveh. May God the Father grant you peace, grace and … Read more