Sometimes it takes the pressure off to remember exactly who I am. If I were invited to play in an NBA game tonight, I would feel no pressure at all. As a 48 year old, almost 6 foot tall, white guy who can’t jump, who has had five knee surgeries, and since then has eaten … More A Slice of Humble Pie
The doctrine of predestination is one that troubles many a soul. To a segment of Christendom, predestination is a misrepresentation of God and Scripture. To them, one ought not present a Deity who sovereignly selects, before the beginning of time, to deliver justice to some and mercy to others. Therefore, many in anti-predestinarian camps disagree with … More Everyone has some Doctrine of Predestination, What is yours?
Paul was loving and humiliating his readers. It mattered not whether they were Jewish or Gentile. He cared not whether they were rank Romans or holy Hebrews. Whether irreligious or religious, whether immoral or moral, whether church abstainers or church attenders, Paul sought to help all his friends by forcing them to bow their knees before the Holy Judge. He began by humbling the pagan: … More The Pagan, the Pious, and those Perishing