Authentic Worship

This and similar articles can be found at The Carolina Messenger. Recently a preacher friend, after reading a couple of articles about millennials and their worship desires, noticed that one of the things millennials said they needed was “authentic worship.” Of course, that raised an interesting question that needed to be answered – “Does that … Continue reading Authentic Worship

That Looks Familiar

Read Hebrews 8:3-6 … So, imagine this – you go to the doctor and say, “Hey Doc, I’m just not feeling that well.” “Alright,” she says, “what seems to be bothering you?” “Well, I’ve got a stuffy nose, sore throat, cough, body aches, and a bit of a fever.” The doctor pokes here, prods there, … Continue reading That Looks Familiar

Understand What Thou Readest? Part 2.

Read 2 Timothy 2:14-18 … Continuing with thoughts related to what might be a hinderance to understanding what one reads in the Scriptures … Another thought to be considered is bound into understanding of the historical-cultural context of a passage.[i] When one does not appreciate the historical and cultural background of a passage, then the … Continue reading Understand What Thou Readest? Part 2.

A Consideration of Gender Roles and Equality in the Light of Galatians 3:28 and 1 Corinthians 11:3.

Introduction The exact question we will be taking under consideration is, “How are women equal to men (Gal. 3:28) while the man is the head of a woman (1 Cor. 11:3)?” Although there are opinions across the entire spectrum concerning this question, the bulk of opinions on this topic fall into either a Complementarian or … Continue reading A Consideration of Gender Roles and Equality in the Light of Galatians 3:28 and 1 Corinthians 11:3.