The Third Day

“You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth. You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the LORD your […] Read more »

Is God Anti-Gay?

“And calling the crowd to him with his disciples, he (Jesus) said to them, ‘If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.  ‎For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake and […] Read more »

The Convenient Absolutism of Pseudo-Relativism

The Convenient Absolutism of Pseudo-Relativism:    Idolatry and the Chosen Delusion of Autonomous Human Sovereignty and Freedom   Certain things characterize “relativism” and inconsistent, situational “relativists”, a position taken when adopting certain logically contradictory, pseudo-relativistic statements, positions, and stands:   While there are many things, that by their very definition […] Read more »

Spiritual Warfare, Borgman & Ventura

And he (Jesus) said to them, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.  Behold, I have given you authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of  ad the enemy, and nothing shall hurt you. Nevertheless, do not rejoice in this, that the spirits are […] Read more »

Redemption Accomplished and Applied

In this outstanding and now classic treatment of a central doctrine of the Christian faith, Dr. Murray divides redemption into two main sections:  its accomplishment by Christ (atonement) and then divine application to those He  has made alive and adopted into His family, the ordo salutis (order of salvation).  PART […] Read more »