This Thanksgiving, I have been drawn more than once to the book of Ephesians. Thanksgiving morning, I spent some time meditating in Ephesians 1 in particular. After all, this chapter is full of blessings and praises to God the Father–and… Continue Reading →
A Christian pastor, to be qualified, must be “temperate.” A previous post argued that the word translated temperate does not merely rule out excessive use of alcohol (another qualification, “not given to wine” focuses more on this narrow issue) but… Continue Reading →
Let There Be Light “In him was life; and the life was the light of men.”
I recently asked a number of (smart, godly, seminary-trained) friends, “Who was right, Paul or Barnabus?” The answers were all over the board.
What role does (or doesn’t) OT law play in the life of a NT believer? Recently I sat down with Dr. Ken Casillas, Professor of OT at BJU Seminary, to get his take on this question. If you find this… Continue Reading →