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Lesser Of Two Evils Nonsense

Christians cannot vote for any Democratic candidate, or any candidate from any party, that supports the abortion of infants. Christians must steadfastly reject any candidate that wants to take taxpayer dollars to spill the blood of children. This is evil, and because abortion is such an evil,  Christians cannot vote for anyone who supports it. […]

We Have Lost It

Another slam-dunk from Henry R. VanTil from the Calvinistic Concept of Culture, “The family is the simplest and smallest unit of society and the real fountain of culture. If this fountain remains pure, man’s culture has promise; but if it becomes polluted, all the rest will turn to dust and ashes, since the home is […]

So, Live Like It

James says, “faith without works is dead” (James 2:14-17). Paul does not contradict him, neither does Jesus (John 15:1-2). Paul says,in numerous places (Ephesians 4:1; Philippians 1:27; Colossians 1:10; 2:6; 1 Thessalonians 2:11-12), that we are to live a life worthy of Jesus Christ. If you are in Christ, through faith, you need to live […]

The Importance of Adoption

When we speak about adoption we often think of this on a horizontal level, through this or that adoption agency. What I would like to posit is that the Grand Story of Scripture, the story of redemption, is God creating His family. The purpose of redemption can be summed up in one word, adoption. This […]

Book Review: Crazy Busy

Crazy  Busy: A (Mercifully ) Short Book About A (Really) Big Problem by Kevin DeYoung is a much needed book in our age of busyness and it is written by a man who knows what he is talking about when it comes to a chaotic schedule. I would like to begin by sharing why I […]

A Smattering Of Goodies

There are a few freebies on the web for your enjoyment. Tullian Tchividjian’s book Glorious Ruin is free on Kindle. Reformation Trust is also offering a free ebook, John Calvin: A Heart for Devotion, Doctrine, and Doxology.  There is also a wonderful free audio book about the life of Jonathan Edwards, A Short Life of Jonathan Edwards […]

Whatever Happened to Parenting? Part 1

Here is the final two-part post by our guest blogger. You can see the rest of Zachary’s posts here: What Does the Bible Say About Dating? and When Does a Child Become Independent? Part 1 and Part 2. Guest Blogger: Zachary Garris Whatever Happened to Parenting? It’s amazing that people can bring children into the world […]

When Does a Child Become Independent? Pt. 2

Guest Blogger: Zachary Garris The two previous posts in this series can be found by clicking here and here. Rejecting Unbiblical Independence  We have seen from Numbers 30:3-9 that a woman is only independent if her husband dies or divorces her (Num 30:9). But in the case of a single woman, she is still under the authority […]

When Does a Child Become Independent? Pt. 1

This is the second installment to a series of articles by Guest Blogger: Zachary Garris you can find his first article here, “What Does the Bible Say About Dating?” This article (part 1 of 2) looks at the cultural norms of independence and how Christians ought to think about independence and dependence through a biblical lens. When Does a […]

Eldership Wisdom

I came across a fourteen minute video this morning and I thought it would be a good video to share. I know that not everyone who visits this blog are elders in the church, nor are they pastors, but I do hope that you are in a church and have confessed membership of a local […]