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
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)
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?
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?
Introduction God is a missionary God. From the time that Adam and Even sinned in the garden of Eden, God has constantly been trying to bring humans back into a relationship with him. God has even promised to restore humanity in the Garden through the seed of the woman. Following the garden of Eden, God … More Unreached People Group: Nubian Fedicca-Mohas
Since its inception, Christianity has taken advantage of trade routes. Because of these trade routes, Christianity was able to make large gains in the Roman Empire as Christianity primarily spread from Jerusalem to the North up through Europe. As the Roman Empire fell, the trade routes were closed off and due to rising persecution and … More World Mission Movement
Introduction to Mission Throughout the Bible we see the emphasis of God in the active working of salvation for all of mankind. In 2 Peter 3:9 we are reminded “The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should … More Is Missions Biblical?