Dichotomy of Man & Suffering with Depression

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,...

Common Grace and the Human Condition

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...

Are You a Spiritual Person?

Years ago I worshipped.  I worshipped a god. Not the true God.  It was a god I created.  I worshipped a god I created in my own image.  I thought I was a “spiritual person”. Many people find themselves in this place.  It is a common claim to be...

Do We Really Need Discipleship? Part 1

One of the great passions of my life is discipleship – “teaching [believers] to observe all that [Christ] has commanded [us]”. There is something powerful about the truth taking ground in the heart of another believer who then takes that truth and passes it on to...

Does Prayer Change God’s Mind?

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...