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The Fact of God

I would propose to the reader this thesis: God is the fundamental definer of goodness. Expansion of the Thesis: in being the first cause and the prime mover of all creation, God has the absolute right to dictate what is good. Higher still, as the ultimate power; the only giver of life who exists outside… Continue reading The Fact of God

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God

Monotheism

The Primary Claim and Assumption of ChristianityYou cannot get past the first sentence of the first book in the Bible without encountering the concept of monotheism: "In the beginning God..." (Genesis 1:1). However, there are those that would beg to differ - the Mormons, for example, would have us believe that "beginning" here is merely… Continue reading Monotheism

The Tenacity of the Text

Some Thoughts on Isaiah 11:6 and “the Mandela Effect”

The other day a coworker of mine asked if I read the Bible and proceeded to share with me some things that he'd heard about Isaiah 11:6 on a YouTube video claiming to provide "...the three best and most detailed examples of the Mandela Effect." [time mark 1:27] And In the course of the brief… Continue reading Some Thoughts on Isaiah 11:6 and “the Mandela Effect”

Fighting Heresy

Believer’s authority – Part 7

Side NOTE: for a refutation of Hagin's words simply from Scripture - see an earlier post: "the 'believer's authority' vs Scripture" "The trouble with us is that we've preached a "cross" religion, and we need to preach a "throne" religion. By that I mean that people have thought they were supposed to remain at the… Continue reading Believer’s authority – Part 7

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An Additional Thought on the Office of Apostle

As I further considered the texts given in my last post, I realized that Acts 1:15-22 was the strongest Scriptural support/documentation of what an apostle is and what the criteria is for becoming one. Specifically in verses 21-22 of chapter one in the book of "the Acts of the Apostles" - Peter provides the following… Continue reading An Additional Thought on the Office of Apostle