Gay Christian, Gay Marriage

7 Ways Jesus Condemned Gay “Marriage”

Matthew 19:4-6 ” He answered, “Have you not read that he who created them from the beginning made them male and female, and said, Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh’? So they are no longer two but one flesh. What therefore God has…

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Bible Study

4 Essential Apps for Mobile Bible Study

Note: This post is not intended to be an exhaustive review of these apps. I highlight some of the better features to give you an idea of what each app can do.  The mobile age has been thrust on us. And like it or not, we are apart of it. With the dawn of the tablet, the Kindle, and other…

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Bible Study

6 Ways You Can Protect Yourself Against False Teachers

The media is saturated with Charismatic preachers and teachers performing wacky signs and wonders ranging from the creepy, to the silly.   From self proclaimed prophet Bill Johnson’s “glory cloud,” to Jesse Duplantis’s “conversations” with God, experiencing the supernatural seems to be, and from the mouths of these preachers, should be the “norm” for every Christian. But rarely, if ever,…

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Law and Gospel

Bart Simpson and the Doctrine of Vocation

Several years ago I caught part of an episode of the Simpsons. The Simpson family was sitting at the table ready to have a meal. Bart Simpson was asked to pray. He bowed his head, closed his eyes and said, “Thanks for nothin God. We got this food ourselves.” I worked. I bought. I cooked. Unfortunately, that’s the way many…

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Your Job is a High and Holy Calling: The Doctrine of Vocation

God is at work in the world. But He normally works through means. That is, through ordinary everyday situations and people. Now for sure, God is God, and can work in His world any way He chooses. For example, He could have continued to create the human race the way He created the first man and woman, out of the…

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