Church

What is sin?

There are several passages of Scripture that help us to define sin.  Sin is a transgression of the law. “Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law” (1 John 3:4). To transgress means… Read More ›

Unity

Unity is a precious commodity.  Israel struggled to keep it.  Eventually, unity was lost, and Israel became a divided kingdom under its fourth king (third in the Davidic dynasty).  King David’s grandson, Rehoboam split the nation in 930 B.C. through… Read More ›

Jesus: Son of Man

One of the titles that Jesus applied to Himself is “Son of Man.”  It is found in the Old Testament and New Testament.  It signifies the humanity that Christ added to deity through the incarnation.  The Gospel writer, Luke, emphasizes… Read More ›

Jesus: The Word

Jesus said the Pharisees, “Before Abraham was, I am” (John 8:58).  Scripture makes clear that Jesus existed before creation.  Scripture is also clear that Jesus was not a part of creation but the cause of it.  John beautifully describes the… Read More ›

Handling Conflict

We live in a world of constant tension.  When we are around others, there is always a chance of conflict.  Here are my tips for handling conflicts. Seek to make much of Jesus even in Conflict. 1 Corinthians 10:31 – “Whether… Read More ›

Who are we?

Theology concerning personhood is a doctrine that finds itself rooted in Trinitarian theology and language. These foundational beliefs have been considered the orthodox stance of the church since its conception. Possessing a Christian worldview of personhood will have profound implications… Read More ›