In my second year of college I took a religious course titled "New Testament". It was a required course at the public institution I was attending. Before the course started I imagined that this class would be nothing more than a good refresher on the New Testament Scriptures.Read More
Last evening, a brother in Christ started a study of difficult Bible passages. I found his presentation thought provoking, so I decided to write a few blog entries about it. He began with Matthew 16:13-20. What makes this passage difficult is verse 18:
I also say to you that you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build My church; and the gates of Hades will not overpower it.
“Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.” I’ve heard this stated several times over the past few weeks. A lot of people who choose to not believe in God make such demands of believers.Read More
In Jeremiah 18, God sends the prophet to a potter’s house. When Jeremiah arrived, the potter was at his wheel refashioning a ruined piece of clay into a useful vessel.Read More