Ever heard someone say, “The Bible is so vague. It could have a thousand meanings.” The reason for this statement is possibly because so many people can come up with so many different meanings from a single verse. For example, Paul tells the churches in Philippi, “I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” (Philippians 4:13) From this people have said God wants them successful, God wants them to succeed at everything they attempt, it is destined for their team to win the Super Bowl, and they can make an “A” on a…
Below is an amazing interview with someone who is becoming one of my favorite theologies, Sam Storms. Definitely worth the time.
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Many people who have only given a cursory look at the Old Testament have concluded God loves slavery. Also, bad actors in the old antebellum south misquoted the Old Testament repeatedly to justify their cruel slavery practices. However, both Northerners and Southerners read the same Bible during the same time in history but thought it said two different things. In this great lecture, which includes a Q&A, Dr. Paul Copan talks about this hard-hitting topic. Don’t believe the critics without watching this video.
Have you ever wondered about God in the Old Testament? Ever thought He seems a little… well… more mean than Jesus in the New Testament? Is there a Good Cop, Bad Cop situation going on? What is going on? Here is a great lecture by fair authority on this topic, Paul Copan.
As we begin an amazing journey into the third part of the Trinity, it can be difficult to know where to begin. There is so much information out there and, to be honest, not all of it is edifying. The danger is to get paralysis by analysis. It is important to have a good understanding of God (as best we can understand the infinite) while also realizing that God does not just want us to have a head knowledge of Him. He wants to experience a life-giving relationship with Him every day. Below are a few…
Topics: Breakfast with Jesus, Don’t Compare Let’s Talk about it. Link: https://youtu.be/B3hpLY7kEm8
Topics: The King Wins Let’s Talk about it. Link: https://youtu.be/udvAB7_ini4
Topics: The Worst Day/Best Day Ever Let’s Talk about it. Link: https://youtu.be/w8jUzWhmt9g
Topic: Jesus Betrayed Let’s Talk about it. Link: https://youtu.be/RcghE42wNzY