This is a short look at how some people are redefining the word “hate” and how this new definition is really self-refuting. The reality is that there are those who hate on both sides of the issue, but it may just be that this redefinition of “hate” is an expression of hate itself.
I had a co-worker once who loved just about everything Disney. He put a sticker on his car, and would proudly wear Disney hats and shirts. He was one of the managers at the store where I was working, and I remember one day when everything was going wrong he said to me, when this […]
This is a short look at the self-refuting nature of postmodernism and emerging church.
Below is a quote by J. Gresham Machen from the 1930’s laying out the battles taking place in the church. In the quote Machen rightly ascribes these battles to the modernists of his day. What is amazing about this quote is that it perfectly captures many of the arguments of the post-moderns in the church […]
We live in a time when the enlightenment ideas that brought about modernism are being contested. The “we can do it” attitude is coming to an end. In the words of David F. Wells in the book, Above All Earthly Powers, he tells us that there are three fundamental beliefs of the enlightenment “The disappearance […]
This is a short video devotion about the testing of our faith.
I had several people ask for this one so here it is. 🙂 Previous “10 Ways to hinder” posts… 10 Ways for Pastors to Hinder the Church 10 Ways for Worship Leaders to Hinder the Church 10 Ways for Youth Leaders to Hinder the Church
So I’m online, perusing my favorite online message board, and someone reminded me of these guys I first saw over 15yrs ago. The Power Team! What show of force! What men…wait, there’s also a woman! Ah ha ha ha ha ha. No kidding, I remember seeing them years ago at some church function somewhere, and […]
(The following is a quote from Greg L. Bahnsen’s book Pushing the Antithesis) A busy academic and social schedule in college can easily pull the Christian away from God’s Word. But remember: you cannot defend God and His Word if you are not sanctified (set apart) for Him by means of contact with His Word. Too […]