Testimony of Many Witnesses

The truth of any matter must be established on the testimony of witnesses. And witnesses cannot testify of themselves. Sola Scriptura - citing only scripture - is therefore, unbiblical… according to an a-priori theorem that scripture itself instructs requires witnesses. And this is corroborated because these instructions are of Jesus himself.

Intellectual Sloth

Deliberate argumentative fabrication in the face of truth is sin. Slothful thinking - for instance using biblical allegory as a basis for thinly veiled "scientific proofs" and the deliberate, incorrect interpretation of observable fact - is simply lying.

Literal versus Metaphorical

Literal v. Metaphorical - Before the Church fussed over the age of the earth and cosmos, the Church and its science told us the sun revolved around the earth and that the earth was flat. How did we stop paying attention to reality in the 21st century?

“Xvangelicals” – Politics from the Pulpit Expose and Expand Divisions

There are a range of issues one might ponder that expose "faith-based" supporters of Donnald Trump. Trump Presents Dilemma For Evangelical Women, Once Reliable GOP Voters : NPR http://www.npr.org/2016/11/01/500183772/evangelicals-face-a-gender-split-over-trump Christian singer-songwriter Nichole Nordeman performs during the 34th Annual Dove Awards rehearsals in 2003 at the Gaylord Center in Nashville, Tenn. Nordeman has spoken out about … Continue reading “Xvangelicals” – Politics from the Pulpit Expose and Expand Divisions

The “-ites” of Ezra vs. the “-isms” of Today.

"Drifting back to scripture, worship and prayer away from authored books and media?!" I don't think it's other than the spirit saying: don't be looking at those lovely pagan ideas so much.

Fully man, fully God

Jesus was fully God.  And He was fully man. Somehow believers are able to suspend whatever it is that calls into question this doctrine.  Or is it vain repetition of the principle that helps us avoid actually pondering this important fact?  Not intending to follow that rabbit trail -- consider similar beliefs for a moment. … Continue reading Fully man, fully God