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July 24, 2018

A Body of One

“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brothers to dwell together in unity!” – Psalm 133:1 (NASB) For most professing Christians in America, the religion we practice is such a relatively comfortable and nonthreatening experience that we often…
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Church
July 22, 2018

The Partiality that Gets a Pass

I’m currently going through the book of Matthew and paused at this passage; Whoever receives you receives me, and whoever receives me receives him who sent me. The one who receives a prophet because he is a prophet will receive…
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ChurchEthnicity/CultureHistory
April 15, 2018

The Noose of History

It's been quite a week on social media in the aftermath of the MLK50 Conference sponsored by The Gospel Coalition. As the conference title suggests, the main thrust of the conference was to sponsor, if you will, Dr. King's clarion…
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ChurchPodcasts
March 28, 2018

Two Theological Journey’s

  In Episode 5, Ariel and Lisa share their theological experiences. With Lisa's Word of Faith and Ariel's Jehovah's Witness/secular backgrounds, this episode is sure to provide hope to the weary theological traveler. For many, the doctrines of grace do…
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ChurchTheology
February 14, 2018

To Lent or Not to Lent: A Family Journey

2018 Update: I wrote much of this blog post in 2014 when we were members of an Acts 29 church back in Bellingham, Washington. Currently, we are in San Diego and now part of an SBC church that does not…
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ChurchCurrent EventsUncategorized
January 11, 2018

a repost: what will you do?

I wrote this nearly two years ago prior to the T4G 2014 conference. A shadow was cast upon that event because of an alleged coverup of child molestation by the leaders of Sovereign Grace Ministries. The person in question was…
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ChurchEthnicity/Culture
January 5, 2018

The Hispanic/Latino challenge and what it means to be reformed

  Seven years ago, when God lead me to the doctrines of reformed theology, I stumbled upon this article written by C.A Sandoval for the Modern Reformation, which is now the White Horse Inn. Sandoval is currently a church plant…
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ChurchCurrent EventsEthnicity/CultureHistory
December 28, 2017

defining evangelicalism- what it really means

It seems that there is a bit of confusion when it comes to the word evangelical. Is it an old word with a modern political context?  Should those that follow Christ throw in the towel when it comes to whether…
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ChurchCurrent EventsHistory
December 24, 2017

Hijacking Evangelicalism

  As increasing numbers of professing Christians subscribe to a gospel of social justice – a fundamental tenet of which is the resurrection and prosecution of past sins committed primarily by white evangelical Christians against black people whether by commission…
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