Sola Scriptura (Scripture Alone)

As we find ourselves at the beginning of a new year, it is an excellent time to look back to revisit some foundational truths that will keep us on the proper course as we plot our way forward. I’d like us to briefly look back on the Protestant Reformation. The Reformation was one of the … Continue reading Sola Scriptura (Scripture Alone)

Jesus By the Book

Gloriously Inadequate

ImageWho Jesus is and what he has done is not just an issue, it is the issue. This issue carries eternal weight. The eternal state of our souls is dependent upon the conclusion that we come to concerning Jesus. With so much hanging in the balance, have we been left to our own devices to figure things out? The answer is no, we have not. Almighty God in His Sovereign wisdom and power has given us the Scriptures. We can see clearly the person and work of Christ only through the lens of the Scriptures. There is one specific text that I would like to draw our attention to.

“He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation. For by him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through him…

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A Response to Pastor Robert Jeffress

Earlier this week the Christian Post published an article in which Pastor Robert Jeffress of First Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, called those who would refuse to support Donald Trump “fools”. He went on to say that any Christian who refuses to vote for the Republican nominee is “being motivated by pride rather than principle.” … Continue reading A Response to Pastor Robert Jeffress

Why Celebrate Black History Month?

Today marks the beginning of Black History Month. It is a time to acknowledge the significant contributions made to our nation's history and culture by black Americans. I've noticed that there is always some sort of backlash when it comes to celebrating Black History Month. For instance, there are those who complain that it is … Continue reading Why Celebrate Black History Month?

The Imago Dei and Why it Matters

Genesis 1:26-27 Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” God created man … Continue reading The Imago Dei and Why it Matters