Church History: Jewish Backdrop

Before we start our long, meaningful journey into church history, there is a crucial point that needs to be made. The word “church” truly begins in the New Testament, but we must see that church history starts even further than that. Church history has a beautiful Jewish backdrop. We must realize that the apostles did not … Continue reading Church History: Jewish Backdrop

Devotion

                I offer, for devotional purposes, one of the most important documents the Christian Church has ever produced. This “Nicene Creed” outlines a proper understanding of our God and I encourage all of us to reflect upon it today. It isn’t Scripture, but it outlines, quite clearly, what the Scriptures teach. Soli Deo Gloria!             … Continue reading Devotion

Devotion 2

          Have you ever recited the Apostle’s Creed? Have you ever felt its truths reverberate throughout your soul? The Apostle’s Creed goes thusly: I believe in God, the Father Almighty Maker of heaven and earth And in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord Who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, And born of the … Continue reading Devotion 2

Election Fuels True Worship

No one can truly deny the doctrine of election as biblical truth. No matter what title you claim within Soteriology, the doctrine of election cannot be denied and, at the same time, cannot be fully understood. But, what makes election so grand, though, is it's perfect ability to fuel true worship. True worship says, "Not … Continue reading Election Fuels True Worship

Let There be Light! Genesis 1:2-3

Genesis 1:2 (ESV) 2 The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. This passage speaks of earth before the totality of God’s Creation upon it. The earth had no shape (without form), no substance (void), … Continue reading Let There be Light! Genesis 1:2-3