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Reflecting on the Trinity

A few months ago I talked with some roofers during a “Timmy Tuesday.” (Every Tuesday afternoon I practice the ministry of presence at a local Tim Horton’s coffee house.)  Eventually the conversation moved to faith, and I learned quickly: these men were not your ordinary “Christians.”  They informed me in no uncertain terms that the God of the Bible is… 330 more words

President of Oneness Pentecostal Bible Institute Fired after Contracting Laryngitis

St. Joseph, AR –  Joe Waldron, President of Oneness Pentecostal Bible Institute, recently contracted the speech impeding disease laryngitis. This was immediately interpreted as a curse by the school’s student body newspaper, … 267 more words

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T.D. JAKES AND THE TRINITY

In the previous post I wrote about why I think it’s important that Christians practice the biblical discipline of discernment.

In this post I want to begin examining T.D. 2,399 more words

Jesus is Father-Forever #NoModalism

I had the pleasure of reading St. Melito of Sardis’s On Pascha this Easter. It reminded me of the very few writings I have read of the Syrian fathers. 721 more words

Modalism and Manifestation

Modalism is a collective name for a group of doctrines which had their heyday in the late second and into the third century, but which were ultimately rejected by the Christian church. 2,572 more words

God's Triune Nature.

“Thus, indeed, we expand the indivisible Unity into a Trinity; and again we contract the Trinity, which cannot be diminished, into a Unity” – 

Dionysius, Bishop of Alexandria a.d. 1,234 more words

God, Gender, and Modalism

I’d like to take a moment to talk about God and gender. I’ll start by saying there’s one place the Hebrew Scriptures depict God as having a uterus ( 426 more words