February 4, 2010Motivation to work is a test of who people are serving. If they view it as only serving earthly owners and authority figures, their motivation will be lost.
February 3, 2010The Bible in its entirety is clear on sexuality. Words have meaning in context.
February 3, 2010If you do not worship God seven days a week, you do not worship Him on one day a week.
February 2, 2010We don’t pray to Mary and the various saints because they are not God, and they have no power to answer prayer. It doesn’t matter whether they know what’s happening on Earth; we should not pray to them, any more then we should pray to our friends on Earth because they know what’s happening in our lives.
February 2, 2010You are certainly not alone in wishing that various groups–you specifically highlighted liberals, orthodox, and fundamentalists–just put differences aside and get along. I will briefly look at these three groups and suggest why this may not be Biblically possible at this time in Kingdom history.
February 1, 2010I’ll begin with some important prefacing remarks. I am absolutely committed to the centrality of local churches in God’s kingdom agenda.
February 1, 2010Wolfe has raised some valid observations about the American religious environment; many of which true Christian believers should carefully take note. I do not agree with his conclusion that evangelical Christianity is not much of a threat to secularists.
February 1, 2010This is a dilemma, and I think we should ask God to give us faith to believe Him, and skeptical only of some people’s claims, but not of God’s power or the fact that He sometimes miraculously intervenes. We need discernment, but not skepticism and certainly not cynicism.
January 29, 2010Ecumenism is a term that must first be defined to be discussed. It has many modern nuances.
January 27, 2010I am a successful attorney in the Grand Rapids, MI area. My wife Renae and I have been faithful tithers all of our lives. ...But it seemed to me that something was missing.