INTRODUCTION Recently, politicians have come out trying to get the world and Americans specifically, to buy into the idea of Global warming. President Barack Obama recently announced executive actions to limit the effects of Global Warming and was applauded by those in his own party while being criticized by many Republicans. There are two complaints … More Global Warming and the Christian
INTRODUCTION The Christian term discipleship is often thrown around more loosely than it ought to be. With all the talk of discipleship it would seem to be easily understood what is expected, what it looks like, yet if you were to ask what a modern day disciple is, very few would be able to give … More Jesus in the formation of Christians
The Great Commission given in Mathew 28 is one of the simplest and most concise descriptions of what we are supposed to do as followers of Christ. The last instructions given are to make disciples of all nations, and it is important to know what a disciple is in order to be able to obey … More What is a Disciple?
In response to the question: What is the significance and role of eschatology in theology and preaching? Eschatology may be the most overlooked aspect of theology. In the Rose guide to theology, it is pointed out there are two ways people can study eschatology wrong. These two positions occur when we either fail to … More Why we study the end times
Author: Paul: Pretty much everyone knows who Paul is, but for anyone here that does know, here is a shortened version of Paul’s life story: Paul, formerly Saul was a leading Jew, he rose above his peers and persecuted the early church. On the road to Damascus to capture more Christians, he saw God in … More Introduction to 1 Corinthians (1 Corinthians 1:1-3)
Even though the name Christian hadn’t been around yet, (at the time Ephesians was written they would have been called followers of the way) Paul is given prophetic insight to see that those in heaven and on earth would be called Christians. We get our name from Christ. Paul’s prayer focuses on: Being strengthened. Christ … More Paul’s prayer for the Ephesians (Ephesians 3:14-21)
As I’ve been having a bit of a break from my school work, I’ve spent a bit of time slowing down from composing thoughts onto a computer and putting them on my blog, and instead I’ve been contemplating some on the life of Christians and the daily realities we face. This has taken the form … More Some musings on Christian life