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Is smoking a sin? If not, why should Christians not smoke?

1 Corinthians 6:12 – All things are lawful for me, but all things are not helpful. All things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any. 1,131 more words


Thoughts on a Saturday

I know it’s been quite a while since I posted here.

Just a quick update in that I recently had gallbladder surgery. I am going back to work Tuesday. 295 more words


Liberty and the Law - Galatians 5

Read the Passage: Galatians 5

Liberty and the Law (5:1–6)

After having illustrated the difference between works- and faith-based righteousness in Gal. 4:21–31, in Gal. 5:1 Paul exhorts the Galatian believers to hold fast to the gospel of justification by faith alone. 801 more words

Law And Gospel


“Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law, being made a curse for us: for it is written, cursed is every one that hangs on a tree:” Galatians 3:13… 677 more words

Saving Faith

Facets Of Redemption

The hymn I’ve selected today has a simple melody, but a deep and profound theology of Christ’s redemptive work. I love the way it takes us through the various ramifications of salvation while keeping our attention squarely on the Lord! 69 more words

Christian Doctrine

White, Brown And Muddy Waters

Are you waiting for me to come out with an article about James White interviewing Michael Brown? If you follow me on Twitter, you know I have partially formed opinions on the matter, and that one or two of those opinions have a certain amount of  validity. 629 more words


New Year's Resolutions Remind Us

Last year at about this time, I wrote a post explaining my reasons for not making New Year’s resolutions. In it, I made the point that repentance should be a daily practice for Christians rather than annual resolutions that we can’t keep anyway.  325 more words

Christian Doctrine