The Necessity of Christ’s Kingship

When the Apostle Paul was dealing with division among the church at Corinth, he asked the rhetorical question, “Is Christ divided?” Paul’s question is most relevant today, particularly regarding Christ’s threefold redeeming offices, those being: (1) Prophet, in revealing to us, by his word and Spirit, the will of God for our salvation; (2) Priest, inContinue reading “The Necessity of Christ’s Kingship”

Christians need to stop saying “The world is getting worse”

Setting goals as a Christian is always important. We make goals and future plans for our families, careers, education, relationships, and most importantly for Church ministry. Our goals are never set too low when it comes to our personal lives, but when it comes to Church ministry, we often set the goal embarrassingly low. Christ,Continue reading “Christians need to stop saying “The world is getting worse””

Prophetic Literature: Literal or Spiritual

It is curious how students of Biblical prophecy today can hold to the authority, inerrancy, and clarity of Scripture and still come to completely different conclusions on the matter. Disagreements frequently arise over whether the meaning of prophecy is to be taken literal (i.e., things happens just as described) or spiritual (i.e., a deeper meaning explainedContinue reading “Prophetic Literature: Literal or Spiritual”

The Abiding Validity of the Law in Exhaustive Detail – Part 1.

In chapter two of Theonomy in Christian Ethics, Greg Bahnsen lays out the theonomic thesis and its biblical support found in what he considers to be the locus classicus of Theonomy, Matthew 5:17-19; in this passage Jesus teaches His relation to the law of the Older Testament, the law’s status in the New Testament, andContinue reading “The Abiding Validity of the Law in Exhaustive Detail – Part 1.”

Gods Law: Answering Objections to its Binding Validity.

The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple; the precepts of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes; the fear of the LORD is clean, enduring forever; the rules of the LORDContinue reading “Gods Law: Answering Objections to its Binding Validity.”

Postmillennialism According to “The Late Great Planet Earth”

Hal Lindsey is known for making future predictions in his popular work The Late Great Planet Earth. What he missed in his crystal ball was the reemergence of Postmillennialism (PM). The hope of a victorious future for the church within human history has made a tremendous comeback. In my opinion, the leading cause of itsContinue reading “Postmillennialism According to “The Late Great Planet Earth””