I, who am an elder myself, appeal to the church elders among you. I am a witness of Christ's sufferings, and I will share in the glory that will be revealed. I appeal to you to be shepherds of the flock that God gave you and to take care of it willingly, as God wants you …
Reaping what we sow as bitter consequences for bad decisions is caused by misrepresenting God and leading people astray with false teachings. Jeremiah made this charge against false prophets in his time.
In preparing the Lexicography, Gesenius has been chiefly relied upon for definitions; but the works of Dr. Lee, Winer, Biesenthal, Furst, and others, have been compared throughout.
The pre-tribulation rapture is a load of dingo's kidneys. Christians and the Church will be on the Earth during six of the seven plagues that are part of the tribulation.
A great multitude is saved out of great tribulation because the Church, Christians, are still here as an effective witness to the saving grace of God.
Can we by searching find out God? The clear implication is that no, we can't, but there's something important to remember whenever we contemplate passages from the book of Job: Who's speaking?
Cherish the tender Spirit of your constraining obligations.
Bible study is our meat and potatoes at Matty's Paradigm, it's what we do. Daily Bible reading is also really important and many of our insights have come from simply following a routine.
Something startling is happening to middle-aged white Americans. Unlike every other age, racial and ethnic group, unlike their counterparts in other rich countries, death rates in this group have been rising, not falling.
"I'm not a scientist..." is the response that we (that's me and the Holy spirit) used to get whenever we tried to talk with a Pastor about science. It precedes an admission of ignorance.