Controversy in the Church

Controversy in the Church

Every age has its share of controversy within the Church. In Augustine’s day, it was controversy over the nature(s) of Jesus. In Martin Luther’s day, it was the argument over justification by faith alone. In the days of Wesley and…

Is God a Narcissist?

Is God a Narcissist?

Many people have accused God of being self-centered and a narcissist. Here’s why: since the story of the Bible is God’s promise to become famous, it seems He is a tad bit self-absorbed. After all, it would be wrong for…

How Do We Get to Heaven?

How Do We Get to Heaven?

The most important question facing the human race is this: how can a sinful human being be reconciled to a holy God? It is the question asked by a prison guard in the book of Acts, chapter 16. When an…

What Is the Gospel?

What Is the Gospel?

Many Christians, churches, and organizations regularly use the word “gospel” in their communications. This obviously raises the question: what is the gospel? The best way to answer that question is to turn to the Bible. The New Testament was written…

Who Is Jesus?

Who Is Jesus?

The most important question that faces the human race is simply this: who is Jesus? In the Gospel of John, Jesus made a number of extreme claims that demand a response. These are not the kinds of claims that we…