Pastor Joel, could you briefly explain each of the five points of calvinism and explain the logical and biblical significance of this particular theological system?
Many affirm the importance of passion and love for God, but neglect the importance of theology. What does the bible have to say about this?
The political left often points out the “contradiction” that Christians and other political conservatives are pro-life when it comes to abortion, but also in favor of capital punishment when it comes to serious crimes like murder. Is this stance actually a contradiction? Should Christians support the death penalty?
Should pastors address politics in their preaching?
Although true Christians should be marked by a life of holiness, we will never achieve a state of moral perfection in this life. Sinless perfection is a lie. We must beware of anyone who claims to be without sin. Very rarely will someone blatantly claim to be perfect. However, many in the American “Church” have attempted to redefine sin in …
Just as a condemning heart has crushing effects on the person, so to, a heart that has been properly assured to a healthy status of confidence has the power to radically transform every area of the person’s life, including the area of prayer.