Way back in 1989 the Christian artist Steven Curtis Chapman wrote one of his hit songs entitled, Who Makes the Rules. The chorus reads like this: Who makes the rules for me and you When it’s wrong or right is it black and white? Who makes the rules for me and you; It’s our life […]
I haven’t written much for the last year or so, and for that I apologize. I’m hoping that some of you are still out there and are interested in reading my ramblings when I ramble about whatever it is I am rambling at the moment that I ramble on here. If you are still interested, […]
Christ is our wisdom, and His word our only unfailing guide. Why would any believer want to trust in this world’s wisdom?
The idol of relevance demands that the Church change with the culture. The Church needs no adjustment to the world. Rather it needs to adjust to God’s eternally relevant and perfect word.
In the past two articles I have asserted that New Age spirituality has infiltrated the Evangelical Church. This study will continue to trace exactly how we have gotten to this point. Although the loss of the Church’s first love led to numerous issues within the young church, the slide towards mystical practices took a number […]
How is it that New Age Spirituality has found its way into the Evangelical church? There is a long and winding path that has been followed to get to where we find ourselves. The answer begins early in the history of the Church, as very quickly she left her first love (Rev. 2:4). Samuel Andrews […]
New Age spirituality has infiltrated the Evangelical Church in America. Now that I have your attention allow me to take a step back and say that there are aspects of New Age spirituality that have taken root in many churches that were once evangelical, and continue to claim the moniker for themselves. Then there are […]
The canon of Christian Scripture is the foundation of the Christian system. Therefore, it is the final authority for Christian thought, belief, and action.The question that must follow concerns authority … This paper will examine the testimony of Jesus Messiah, the second person of the triune godhead, in order to argue that Scripture’s own testimony settles the debate over canonicity.
My Dearest Friend, It is encouraging to me that you have chosen to engage me in this conversation concerning my beliefs as a Christian. The reason being is that I believe it simply reaffirms what God has revealed in Scripture; that it is He who has placed a desire to understand life and seek out […]
Excellent article, well worth reading. If you notice in the replies at the end, one skeptical of this approach, and of the Bible in general it seems, actually illustrates the argument being made by the author by unknowingly admitting that what he “believes” is by faith; faith in the “thousands of learned professors, scientists and […]