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A WORD ABOUT PROOF-TEXTS

This is one which came out a couple of years back.  Thought it deserved a rerun:
When one is associating a belief with the text of Scripture it is never wise to choose texts from obscure, debated or overly figurative portions of the Bible. 1,013 more words

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The Apostles' Creed (Modern Version)

I believe in God, the Father Almighty
Creator of heaven and earth.

I believe in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord,
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Biblical Studies

Hard Truths For Theistic Evolutionists [1]

God’s Character and the Doctrine of Inspiration

Theistic evolution has emerged in recent years as the “go to” explanation that attempts to accommodate the historical narrative of Genesis with the evolutionary theory of life. 1,334 more words

Biblical Studies

Free Chapter - How much do you know about the Acts of the Apostles?

The Acts of Paul
New Translation with Introduction and Commentary by Richard I. Pervo
ISBN: 9780227174616

An extensive, erudite and well-referenced commentary on the
Acts of Paul… 152 more words

Biblical

Bad Calvin

I don’t think Calvin could get a job at Westminster Philly:

Hebrews 2:7. Thou hast made him a little lower than the angels. A new difficulty now emerges in the exposition of these words.

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Reformed

Sermon Sustenance: Matt Chandler, "Skeptics Welcome"

The sermon is available at The Village Church’s website here.

1. Luke wrote the book of Luke to Theophilus–most likely a Roman pagan who had heard of Jesus–to convince him that the gospel of Jesus is absolute truth. 154 more words

Biblical Studies

Fruit of the Spirit sermon series

The Fruit of the Spirit are an important part of our discipleship. We are all called to seek to grow all of them, which is always a challenge! 659 more words

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