Monday, November 23, 2015
Separation, Purity, and Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving is upon us, and your preparations are likely underway. Maybe you’re cleaning your home in anticipation of the friends and family who will soon arrive. Maybe you’re cooking and baking in advance for all the mouths you’ll need to feed. Or perhaps you’ve simply staked out a comfortable place to watch football and gently slip into your food coma. Whatever the case, you likely have a plan for your Thanksgiving celebration this week.
Friday, November 20, 2015
The Fundamentals Personified
Fundamental doctrines are fundamental because they are essential to believe and damnable to deny. They bring conviction and provoke rebellion. They affirm truth and expose error. They are preached by those who love the truth and rejected by those who hate it. Either way they demand a response from everyone who claims faith in Christ. And the common thread that runs through all fundamental doctrines is that they are summed up in the person and work of Christ.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Fundamental Doctrines Cannot Be Denied
Scripture isn’t all good news—it also conveys some serious threats. As we consider the fundamentals of our faith, it’s clear the Lord has set forth some truths that cannot be trifled with. While God’s Word offers many glorious promises for believers who affirm and embrace essential gospel truths, it also warns of damnation for those who deny certain doctrines.