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)
In Walton’s Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament, he writes, “With no revelation . . . there was no way to know what pleased and what angered . . . This is the plight of those who live in a world without revelation. In the end, for all of their conscientious ritual, they did … More Why is Revelation from God important?
Introduction In the course of human history, there have been several main movements of religion. From the start of history, mankind has thrown away their relationship with God in the Garden of Eden and then again after Noah when humans built the Tower of Babel. Since then, mankind replaced the “glory of the incorruptible God … More Rise of Islam
Identify 3 major changes that resulted from the Second Great Awakening and discuss the impact to the United the States. How was this Awakening different from the First Great Awakening? When looking at the Second Great Awakening, Justo Gonzalaz covers three main implications and a few ways it was different than the First … More Implications of the Second Great Awakening
Introduction to The Emerging Church Recently, Brian McLaren, a leading theologian in the emerging church, said, “I was a good kid, I believed what I’d been told. And as a pastor, I started having gay people come out to me and what became clearer and clearer to me is that their experience was not explained … More What is the Emerging Church?
1. Discuss the issues regarding the location of the churches to which Paul wrote Galatians. Give your view of whether the region referred to as “ Galatia” represents a Northern or Southern Galatia. Defend your view. Why is the location of the church important? When one looks at the audience to whom Paul intended the book … More Who is Galatians written to?