What does it mean when we say we are blessing God? I've known about this Rabbinic idea for a while- that when God blesses us, they are not rewards. Rather they are opportunities for growing into being worthy of the blessing. Children are probably the most obvious example. Plenty of people who … Read more about How can I bless God? – Guest post by Emily Strength
Almost two decades ago I wrote the first book from a Christian/Biblical perspective that addressed the subject of child rearing and discipline while arguing that the Biblical text does *not* teach spanking. I am so thrilled to see that the position is no longer one of minority. The verses have … Read more about A Review of Todd Tripp’s “Shepherding a Child’s Heart”
As I’ve been ringing in the New Year I was able to be in a wonderful discussion of whether Galatians 3:28 applies to salvation or the Christian life and what that looks like either way. I’ve found that most teachers and advocates of various doctrine will say they view salvation as the “beginning … Read more about Happy New Year!
The challenge with responding to this Article is that any objection opens the door for those who put this Statement together to question your salvation. The problem with this Article is less with what is said and more with what the group who put the Statement together believes this means. The … Read more about Response to Article 14 of the Nashville Statement
This Article definetly highlights the intense hatred and rejection of science that too many in the Evangelical world hold. This Article was written to simply say: Penis means God made you to be male Vagina means God made you to be female If only biology was that … Read more about Response to Article 13 of the Nashville Statement
I really want to agree with what this Article sounds like it’s trying to say. Unfortunately this entire Statement that was meant to condemn women and homosexuals is continuing to oppress in this Article. This is where they are convinced they are delivering Good News but what they actually deliver … Read more about Response to Article 12 of the Nashville Statement