An evolving situation…

If you begin with non living matter, waiting 7 seconds or 7 billion years does not change the fundamental problem. In Christian thought, non physical, sentient, conscious and personal being pre-existed the physical universe and so that is how we find the answer to the problem. Personality is eternal and the universe is not. Personality […]

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The normal context for faith and conversion other than the gospel itself…

The normal context for faith and conversion, the most common means that God uses other than the preaching of the gospel itself, is to have Christian parents that take their children to church. This method blows away every system, ministry, evangelism program, all conferences, youth groups, home schools, counseling, co-ops and and strategic impulses. This […]

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Calvin on the reformed and Presbyterians official observance of Christmas in the worship of the church

Every year the “reformed” and Presbyterians telegraph the tension of their strange place in history, trapped between knowing deep truths of scripture and an utterly unconverted culture; of knowing full well the official celebration of advent and the holy days of the saints in the church is against their vows and the Westminster standards, and […]

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Key identifiers that you’re getting gaslighted by a theological liberal

It’s hard to identify the contemporary theological liberal movements because they are shrouded in traditionally conservative language and hidden in ostensibly conservative institutions. Here are a few key identifiers: 1. Talk big ”gospel” but small Bible. 2. Imply that Jesus wanted everyone to be nice and get along rather than fight for what is good […]

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A Couple of Kingdoms

Augustine’s two kingdoms were the city of God and the city of man. They overlap but both are under God in the juridical sense. There is no God free zone in the Christian religion. Nor in the world of men. The Bible’s two kingdoms are the kingdom of God and the kingdom of the devil. […]

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