What is Continuing Revelation?     Proclamations of Continuing Revelation are no longer just segregated to certain denominations and sects within Christianity. The spiritual gifts of prophecy and tongues are practiced even in mainstream conservative churches. With many of the most popular worship music lyrics filled with emotionalism and descriptions of the supernatural, many believers […]

  The Sufficiency of Scripture is being attacked on multiple fronts – Sufficiency of Scripture in Counseling is especially attacked. The mental health arena is bombarded with claims that Scripture is not sufficient for counseling. Many people scoff at the idea of talking to a trained pastor about their issues of depression and anxiety. They […]

The Inspiration, Inerrancy, and Authority of Scripture   “A supernatural communication of truth from God is a revelation; the supernatural transference of the truth to the spoken or written word is inspiration.” (James Bannerman, Inspiration, pg. 151) God can only be known in the ways He has chosen to reveal Himself.  God has chosen to […]

Election   The Doctrine of Election is one of the most divisive subjects amongst evangelicals.  Basically, it is the doctrine that answers the question ‘Does God determine who will be saved, or does man?”  For many people, this is a rather disturbing theological question to ponder.   John Macarthur says “The doctrine of election simply […]

Does Prayer Change God’s Mind? By M. Ashley Evans   About Prayer     Prayer is a vital aspect of the Christian’s daily walk with Christ and essential for our journey on the road of progressive sanctification.  R.C. Sproul calls prayer the “secret of holiness.”  Prayer urges our obedience to Christ and helps us to […]

Worldly Happiness is Not the Goal     “I’m leaving him,” my friend told me.  They had been married for 7 years and had three young children.  I was dumbfounded and heartbroken for her.  I knew that there was some tension in their relationship. She had often remarked that her husband didn’t understand her.  He […]

Called to be Radically Different   Premarital sex is not a subject frequently discussed in pulpits. Many pastors are quick to speak out against sins – even those who bravely speak out against homosexuality in this post-modern world shy away from preaching against adultery or premarital sex, though these sins are by far more common […]

Perseverance of the Saints Doubting my salvation is something that I struggled with A LOT growing up. I just didn’t feel what I thought I was supposed to feel. Then, I became even more worried about the state of my soul when I read Hebrews 6. These doubts plagued and consumed me as a teenager. […]