If you grew up in or are part of a conservative Christian environment you probably have heard people warn against the dangers of theological “liberalism.” Certain churches, denominations, or leaders are informally given the label “liberal” and so viewed with suspicion. 788 more words
Being open to the Spirit once meant, for me, attending a charismatic church. There the works of the Spirit were front and center—prayers for healing and deliverance, prophetic words, ecstatic utterance. 784 more words
KINGDOM & Scot McKnight: The 4 NT basics of the kingdom and when they do (and do not) relate to social work.
by Scot McKnight, “Secularizing Kingdom,” Pathos, 11/15/10.
… Sit down some afternoon — maybe today — and look up all the “kingdom” references in the New Testament and you will see the following major ideas: 337 more words
About eighteen months ago, in the summer of 2016, Wayne Grudem and others were put on trial via blog about their views on the Trinity. Grudem holds to ERAS, or Eternal Relations of Authority and Submission, wherein God the Son eternally, functionally (not ontologically) submits to the Father. 932 more words