God

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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Divorce + Remarriage = Adultery / Sexual Immorality

A few weeks ago I wrote a post where I quoted Matthew 5:27-32 and Matthew 19:3-9. Recently I heard someone mention that they had been told by someone that 'Jesus' words were meant for His culture and/or context' or some such idea - basically amounting to "we don't have to take Christ's commands about divorce… Continue reading Divorce + Remarriage = Adultery / Sexual Immorality

Scripture, The Intent of the Author

Who is the “Thief” in John 10:10?

Now most people who have heard anyone quote/paraphrase the first half of the verse - "the thief comes to steal, kill, and destroy." - know that most of those people they've heard quote it are intending the listener to understand the "thief" to be Satan. The problem with this assumption is that nowhere in the… Continue reading Who is the “Thief” in John 10:10?

Fighting Heresy

The Abomination of the “Prosperity gospel” – as Proclaimed by John Piper

If you have stumbled upon or intentionally come to this post on my blog, I would implore you to listen to and read the articles that the links below lead to. https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/why-john-piper-abominates-the-prosperity-gospel?utm_content=buffer74208&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/story-behind-john-pipers-most-famous-attack-on-the-prosperity-gospel