Is the Study of Christ Important?

Introduction Is the study of Christ important? Some people say we do not need theology we just need Jesus. Yet, when you ask them who Jesus is, they will tell you that He is the second person of the Trinity, the Son of God, who died on the cross for our sin. At this...

The Witness to the Light

There was a man sent from God whose name was John. He came as a witness to testify concerning that light, so that through him all might believe. He himself was not the light; he came only as a witness to the light (John 1:6-8, ESV). Introduction What makes a great...

My Love for Theology and History in Preaching

The following was originally formatted as a discussion post assignment for Public Theology for Liberty University’s J. Rawling’s school of divinity. It was meant to answer the following prompt: “From your reading and your own experience as a...

Arguing Like Children

Introduction “Josiah you’re a meanie head!” my sister would say. “Says the meanie head who put the cat in the cooler.” I said. “You blockhead!” “Says the blockhead who put peanut butter in her hair.” Those are my childhood memories of arguing with my sister. These...

The Josiah Diet

“When the King [Josiah] heard the words of the Book of the Law he tore his clothes” (2 Kings 22:11, ESV). We have all heard of the Daniel Diet and Ezekiel bread, but how many of us heard of the Josiah Diet? With the Daniel Diet, one has to eat only vegetables and...