Tag Archives: Gospel

Unity, Unity, Where There Is No Unity

It sounds so Godly, so ecumenical. Unity – Let’s just get along. The call for unity, in its seminary form, has become the plague of the modern Christian church. The Spirit has forewarned that many wolves and false teachers will … Continue reading

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Approval Rating: The danger of social dependency

Most forms of leadership and success nurse from the breast of popularity. Democratic Presidents achieve their office and power by acquiring the most votes. Movie stars, musicians, and artists of all flavors bet their futures on notoriety. Business tycoons and … Continue reading

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Essentials of Faith – The make-or-break lines of eternity

What is absolutely essential for Christian faith unto salvation? The essentials of the Christian faith are often cited as “core essentials”, but that can be misleading in that it suggests that only those doctrinal issues are fundamental requirements within Scripture … Continue reading

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Wicked Rich

Money isn’t everything, so it is said, but it is way ahead of whatever comes second. Why is it that in order to justify wealth as a believer in God, one needs to go to promises under the Old Covenant … Continue reading

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Greater Than The Gospel

The gospel of Jesus is the good news of forgiveness, redemption, and salvation though our Lord’s atoning death and resurrection. It is the message of grace that sparks hope in the hurting. But the gospel doesn’t tell the whole story. … Continue reading

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Foreskin: On the Knife’s Edge

Damned if you do, damned if you don’t! It might not register as the most appropriate topic around a dinner table, but it ranks as one of the most significant illuminators of true Christianity. Circumcision remains an eternal command, but … Continue reading

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Essential Oil: Defining what is most important

Much is said; precious little is essential. (photographer) According to the theology of the apostle Paul, he was not interested in dwelling upon popular aberrations of religion. His ministry, his life, and his devotion prostrated itself only before “Christ and him crucified” … Continue reading

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