Don’t Fall for False Accusations of Heresy

If you read a lot of articles on theology or if you belong to online theology groups, you’ve surely seen the words “heresy” and “heretics” tossed around, and aimed at fellow believers in Christ. Use of those terms creates a desired effect. It creates the idea that the accuser knows what they’re talking about, and Read More …

The Trumping of Christians

Christians got Trumped! Sadly, we’re still being Trumped! Hopefully more and more of us will come around to what this means, and what course we should take this point forward. I don’t normally write about politics, but this is important and it does directly relate to who we are as followers of Christ and what Read More …

Can a Person Be a Christian and Not Live the Life of a Christian?

  Scripture quoted by permission. All scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from the NET Bible® copyright ©1996-2016 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. All rights reserved.   Introduction A true born-again Christian who doesn’t live the Christian life, would provide the perfect definition of an oxymoron. A Christian is not someone who merely says Read More …

Settling the Miracle Gifts Debate (2/2) [1 Cor 14 to end]

  All Scripture quotations are from the 1901 American Standard Version unless otherwise noted.   Chapter 14 (The gift of mystery) I think you’ll find the approach and interpretation of this chapter to be very honest and sensible, as it provides an understanding and a conclusion that allows us to deal with the gift of Read More …

Settling the Miracle Gifts Debate (1/2) [thru 1 Cor 13]

  All Scripture quotations are from the 1901 American Standard Version unless otherwise noted.   Introduction One of the most confusing and hotly debated subjects among Christians/churches today is in regard to the gifts of the Spirit, namely, the miracle gifts. Cessationists believe that the miracle gifts ceased with the completion of the New Testament Read More …

All Things Are Possible With God, But….

  All things are possible with God, but He does not do all things that are possible. But He does do all things according to wisdom.   I got into a discussion the other day about someone who has plans for a ministry that is completely out of the realm of reality. There is absolutely Read More …

The Spirit-Filled Life of Wisdom

Ephesians 5:15-18 ESV – 15 Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. 17 Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is. 18 And do not get drunk with wine, for that Read More …

Head Coverings

Scripture quoted by permission. All scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from the NET Bible® copyright ©1996-2016 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. All rights reserved. The subject of head coverings came up in our family one day, and I wrote down my interpretation. I decided to share it with you. It’s a controversial subject, Read More …

How Does God Reveal His Will?

Understanding The Times There has always been a lot of confusion regarding the way God speaks and makes His will known to us. We see how God spoke to certain people in the Old Testament, and we think perhaps that’s the way God should speak to us. We see how God spoke to people in Read More …

Living A Life of Wisdom – [Seeking God’s Will]

All Scripture quotations are from the 1901 American Standard Version unless otherwise noted. There’s so much false teaching and deception among God’s people today that it’s reached an alarming level. I believe there are a lot of pastors who haven’t been taught and leading people who need to be taught.  A lot of churches are Read More …