If you're like me, you've already heard the news that President Trump is pushing for "Bible literacy classes" in public schools. If it was not shocking news, perhaps it was perplexing. How in the world are we going to expect school teachers, many of whom are leftists, to teach the Bible honestly and accurately? It … Continue reading Three Reasons to Be in Favor of Bible Classes in Public Schools
Since the seventeenth century, Particular Baptists have been referred to often as 'Anabaptists'. In fact, to this very day, the same charge can be found swirling around Facebook discussions from our paedobaptist brethren to fellow Reformed Baptists. Is there any truth to this identification? If not, to what extent are the early Particular Baptists and, … Continue reading The Anabaptist Connection (?)
Organized causes are innumerable. It takes about five minutes on social media to realize that just about every person has their favorite "cause" or purpose for which they strive. For some, it's social justice; for others, women's rights, LGBTQ rights, etc., etc., etc. The world is fragmented, and rarely is it united under one common … Continue reading Where Is Our Hope?
Atheists and agnostics do not bother me as much as professing Christians who refuse to act consistently with what they say they believe. This is exactly the substance of a recent article on The Gospel Coalition. Though it originates from the Canadian "arm" of TGC, a cogent and incisive response could apply to many evangelical … Continue reading Why We Want the Little Ones Back in the Service
In present-day Jerusalem sits the "Dome of the Rock," which now houses a Mosque for Muslim worship. This Muslim place of worship sits on, or next to, the original site of king Solomon's temple, and the subsequent second temple which the Jews built following their return from captivity in Babylon. Many Jews and Christians look … Continue reading What is the Future Temple?