Archive for 'General'
Perhaps you are wondering if I am against this whole 40 Days of Community campaign. Well, if you are wondering whether you should go, my answer is a qualified YES. My qualification is this: if you have your ears perked up on alert, if you rely on the scriptures and the Holy Spirit to test [...]
The argument that we can trust a teacher or minister because they seem to be sincere is fatally flawed. Here’s the problem: does the fact that one is sincere guarantee that what they are saying is the truth? Is it not possible to be sincere and also to be wrong? We must be good Bereans [...]
John MacArthur has done a teaching video series on the lack of truth being taught in churches today. If you know me, ask me for it and I will lend you a copy. The DVD series is entitled “Does the Truth Matter Anymore?” It is produced by Word Pictures and you can find it listed [...]
In light of the Purpose Driven Church movement, I thought you would find the following article interesting as it documents a new kind of Christian: the Secular Christian. Here is a clip from the article which you can find here: I don’t believe in God. I don’t believe Jesus Christ was the son of a [...]
I recently came across an article by Bill Berkowitz (thanks to Roger Oakland) in a publication titled “Working for Change,” a publication of a secular activist organization named “Working Assets.” Bill Berkowitz is a longtime observer of the conservative movement. You can find the article here. The following are some interesting highlights from the article [...]
I just started reading the Purpose Driven Church by Rick Warren yesterday and was amazed to read the following accolades from Bruce Larson on the first few pages of the book: “Rick Warren is the architect for the church of the 21st century, and this is the blueprint!” But the Word of God says in [...]
Some things for you to think about concerning standing for truth in love. “Seek the truth, listen to the truth, learn the truth, love the truth, speak the truth, hold the truth, defend the truth until death.” – John Huss, burned at the stake July 6, 1415 “The arrival of the lawless one will be [...]