There is a tremendous about of misunderstanding regarding what God meant when He said that women must submit to their husbands. Does this mean that God supports domestic violence? Does this mean that husbands are to be the lord of the castle and every peasant that lives within submit to his every wish? If scripture […]

Trichotomy vs Dichotomy Nouthetic Counseling, also known as Biblical Counseling, holds to a Dichotomist view of man, as opposed to a Trichotomist view. Dichotomist state that man consists of two, and only two parts: body and soul. The Westminster Confession of Faith, says this about the parts of man: “The bodies of men, after death, […]

The Need for Discernment With the rise in the number of various social media accounts has also risen the number of people who think they have the gift of discernment and believe it is their duty to lash out harshly at everyone who holds a different opinion. How can we be sure that this is […]

Attributes of God “’To whom then will you liken Me that I would be his equal?’ says the Holy One.” Isaiah 40:25 God is not like us. He is so far removed – so HOLY – that He is completely OTHERLY in every way. So how do we describe God? In Strong’s Systematic Theology the […]

What Does Scripture Say about the Trinity?     The Doctrine of the Trinity is simple in its essence, yet simultaneously unfathomable. This Doctrine is one of the core doctrines of our faith. Jonathan Edwards said, “I think [the doctrine of the Trinity] to be the highest and deepest of all Divine mysteries.” “Go therefore […]

Common Grace     God loves His creation because He is a benevolent Creator. The blessing that He bestows on His creation is called Common Grace. This blessing extends to not just the elect, *but also to the reprobate. We can see Common Grace in the love of a friendship, a beautiful flower, as well […]

What is Revelation? When the word revelation is mentioned, we know that it is talking about something is being “revealed.” Revelation refers to God’s communication to man, whether the act of His communicating or the content of the communication itself. General Revelation General Revelation refers to God revealing Himself to us in the general sense […]

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 […]