Response to the Nashville Statement’s position on Egalitarian Doctrines

The Nashville Statement is a controversial statement that has been released by CBMW.org, a strongly Patriarchal and very gender driven organization that is devoted to defending a hierarchy between men and women in the church and the home. Prior to this Statement it might have been argued that the … Read more about Response to the Nashville Statement’s position on Egalitarian Doctrines

Profit Driven Doctrine

From the popularity of the Prosperity Gospel to the membership of the President's Evangelical Counsel, from the way that sermon topics are chosen to the way that not so subtle messages about money are communicated to the people sitting in the pews every week, messages about money are  pervasive in … Read more about Profit Driven Doctrine

#PhoenixProtest

I live in a little place outside of the actual city of Phoenix but we're all lumped into "Phoenix" because we're all in the same Valley of the Sun and you can't really tell where one little town ends and the next begins. One corner has every corner in a different city. We're a big city because of … Read more about #PhoenixProtest

Context: Behind the Text

When we talk about the context of Scripture there are several things that need to be considered. One is what is behind the text. This is where the question of cultural context is found.  Many people argue that considering cultural context is nothing more than an effort to dismiss what the Bible … Read more about Context: Behind the Text

Studying the Bible

This is a series we are starting that introduces and teaches how to use study tools to deepen your study of Scripture.  In this study we talk about online study tools and Bible websites as well as the difference between a concordance and a lexicon. We also talk about the value and limitations of … Read more about Studying the Bible

Context: In Front of the Text

When we talk about the context of Scripture there are several things that need to be considered.  I want to start with what is in front of the text.  This means you. Take a few minutes to really think about who you are. Where did you grow up? What part of the world? What country?  If you grew … Read more about Context: In Front of the Text

Salvation, Obedience and Love

    In this study Chloe's House continues discussing context and considers how what we believe about the Bible and others intersects with how we share our faith.  All Chloe's House podcasts are raw recordings in order to share exactly how our study went and with the hope that you … Read more about Salvation, Obedience and Love