Healthy Views of Power in the Church

Healthy Views of Power in the Church

– [Jamin Goggin] This is a really important question, and I think it’s a question that we’re often prone to give some trite answers to rather quickly. Sometimes, I think our answer to this question might be something like, “Well, if we just get the right model and the right system and the right governance

How Pastors Can Support Artists in Their Church

How Pastors Can Support Artists in Their Church

– [Thomas Terry] I think the first thing that a pastor can do to support an artist is help to instill the right things concerning their identity. I think the artists in their church, the creatives in their church have a really difficult time concerning identity. Their identity is deeply woven into what they create,

Be Careful How You Worship

Be Careful How You Worship

Now we all know, don’t we, that the idea that God is a consuming fire is just an Old Testament idea. This is a trick question, this is to see if you’re paying attention. Is it true that it’s just an Old Testament idea that God is a consuming fire? No, because this very verse,

Fake “Christians” |2 Minute Truth|

Fake “Christians” |2 Minute Truth|

– You are not a follower of Jesus if you deny the authority of scripture. If you call yourself a Christian, and ignore the words of Christ, stop calling yourself a believer. You’re not. You’re something else. If you’re casual about the Bible, you’re casual about Jesus. How can we know Him and love Him

Discovering Deuteronomy: Keeping God’s Command

Discovering Deuteronomy: Keeping God’s Command

It’s regrettable that Christians misunderstand the law in several different ways and different directions. So Christians so look at the law that they begin to think that the keeping of the law is what makes them right with God. And Deuteronomy really shows that God took the initiative with Israel, long before they were obedient

R.C. Sproul: Truths We Confess Now Available

R.C. Sproul: Truths We Confess Now Available

Now we live in a time where I hear from people frequently the statement, “No Creed but Christ.”

Why Should Christians Study Deuteronomy?

Why Should Christians Study Deuteronomy?

I think studying Deuteronomy and therefore the teaching series were doing on Deuteronomy is important for a number of reasons one is that Deuteronomy was remarkably important to Jesus and His apostles Deuteronomy is the third most quoted book in the New Testament and Jesus familiarity with it the Apostles familiarity with it shows the

Should Christians Follow Their Heart?

Should Christians Follow Their Heart?

– [Melissa Kruger] So, one of the things I love to do and have done since I was about 15 years old is journal, and I have all these journals. I’ve written down my prayers for years. I have a very specific type of journal I like to get. I like a spiral bound with

Embracing Weakness in Christian Life

Embracing Weakness in Christian Life

– [Jamin Goggin] Well, I think the truth is we don’t have to go hunting for our weaknesses. Life has a way of presenting them to us regularly if we pay attention. And I think as a dad, myself, a parent, there are these daily moments where I’m aware of my weaknesses. That even though

Problematic Views of God Christians Should Know About

Problematic Views of God Christians Should Know About

– [Michael Horton] I don’t know. Would you say that the influence of Hegel has been sort of a profound lingering influence on theology, longterm, especially since Barth? – [Fred Sanders] Yeah, I mean, you could generalize because a lot of people who haven’t read Hegel and don’t intend to nevertheless have picked up from