Death Before the Fall

To some, this topic may seem inconsequential, but others know it is a major topic in YE and OE creationist debates. I listened again, to Matt Holst’s recent (GPTS Conference) lecture and was pleased with the presentation. He added light to the discussion. Below is a brief outline of what I picked up from the lecture (any missing elements are …

Doctrine of Man (Follow up)

I wanted to briefly mentioned that if you missed the GPTS Spring Theology Conference, you missed a good conference. By the way, as some of you know, going to conferences is not only about listening to the speaker(s), but also includes (at least at the GPTS conferences) good fellowship, singing together and of course, good food. The two evening sessions …

Eternality of the Son

GPTS graduate, and pastor, Ryan McGraw recently published the first chapter of his new book Christ’s Glory, Your Good: Salvation Planned, Promised, Accomplished, and Applied on the Katekomen Website. You can read the first chapter “The Eternal Christ” here. McGraw is also the author of By Good and Necessary Consequence and Day of Worship: Reassessing the Christian Life in Light …

Temptation, Fall, Sin, and Depravity (Update)

UPDATE: After realizing I can make my point without by critical of another, I removed the reference to Normal Vincent Peale. I need to be careful with every word I speak (and write) and believe there are no reasons to be critical, when not necessary. I am sorry! === There are some who may tell you that the above terms …

A Voice of Reason Meets a Voice of Irrationality

My friend Michael Brown is willing to try to speak the truth in contexts that most of us wouldn’t even attempt. Here’s today’s example…. Well, I was going to embed the video, but they designed it so that the snapshot is simply inappropriate for posting. Gotta love when they upload a snapshot of the video that they know will keep …