Why Pastors Should Consider Naming Heretics From the Pulpit
Two Dangerous Forms of Legalism.
“I appeal to you, brothers, to watch out for those who cause divisions and create obstacles contrary to the doctrine that you have been taught; avoid them.” – Romans 16:17 The call to be a pastor is a tough call indeed. There are many responsibilities. Everyone needs you. Everyone thinks you have the answers. Everyone has no […]
Our Motivation and the Glory of Christ
“It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.” Galatians 5:1. If you are a serious Christian who is pursuing holiness with all your heart you have probably been called a legalist before. People assume that because you […]
Take Time to Delight in the Lord.
“But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness…” Matthew 6:33a Although I was very lazy throughout high school, once I entered my twenties I was forced to reckon with. I worked my butt off. I worked two jobs while paying my way through school. I was working out all the time. I was chasing my […]
Three Weapons in our War on Abortion
“All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the Lord weighs the spirit.” – Proverbs 16:2 I was speaking to my fiancee recently about our shared struggle with wasting time. We both realized just how pampered we are living in a country where even as members of the low-income class, we are so […]
For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places. –Ephesians 6:12 There are many battlefronts Christians spread throughout the earth have been commissioned to engage. There are missionaries to unreached nations and there are Pastors called […]