A pastor whom I knew back in my college days recently linked with this article on his Facebook page (Michele Bachmann: proof that end-times theology will poison your worldview). I think that the article typifies at least a portion of what is wrong in the Church today. Let it be known at the outset that I […]
The modern day Church has rejected Scripture’s authority and its sufficiency to speak to every area of life…Paul told Timothy this day would come
Modern Day Attacks Against the Sufficiency of Scripture Fast forward a few years and we find we are fighting the same battle. Let us once again set the stage in preparation to examine the current state of affairs in the battle over the sufficiency of God’s word. Dr. James T. Draper has set the boundary […]
To all who have read these recent posts I will remind that the documentation of quotes has been lost. Therefore, many of the quotes are not properly attributed to those who made them. I recently began a series of articles dealing with the sufficiency of Scripture. I began by giving a definition and description of […]
I recently began a series of articles dealing with the sufficiency of Scripture. I began by giving a definition and description of sufficiency. By way of introduction and reminder, the following is our definition: Sufficiency means that something is enough to meet the needs of a situation or a proposed end. It refers to something being […]
Without a solid foundation all theology must rest on shifting sand
Scripture is sufficient, totally adequate, and competent to meet the needs of every individual Christian in every circumstance of life.
In my last post I began putting forth my understanding of and belief in the idea that the sign gifts of the first century have ceased in this dispensation, a belief known as cessationism. This belief includes the understanding that the canon of Scripture is complete and closed. I ended my last post with my […]
How do cessationists propose we know the will of God?
God once delivered a message through His prophet Isaiah to His people, Israel. It reads like this in the New American Standard Bible: “Woe to those who call evil good, and good evil; who substitute darkness for light and light for darkness; who substitute bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter! Woe to those who […]