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Martin Luther – A Sola in Memory of the Reformation

  500 years ago, Martin Luther began his trek that we have all come to know as the Protestant Reformation. What started small, became monumental. To this day, there is still significant debate over what took place and the benefits and drawbacks of the Reformation period. One benefit that is also a detriment is Luther’s […]

Essentials / Non-Essentials / Other – Part 1

There is a great saying (which is a little hard to track down who said it first) that I think we can regain in our church and in the wider body of Christ. On Essentials Unity, Non-Essentials Liberty, in All Things Charity. In other words, those teachings of “The Faith” that are essential, we should work […]

ORDERED LOVE – ORDERED CHURCH – PART 7 – Length of Service

There are always those contingents in the body of Christ that want a ‘longer service.’ Their reasons are because they want ‘more room for the spirit to move.’ The trouble with this approach is several fold. First, the Bible is a collection of books largely written to help order the thinking and practices of various […]

ORDERED LOVE – ORDERED CHURCH – PART 6

People can see a miracle and still not trust us. A move of God can take place and some people still do not become followers of Christ. It happened with Jesus and it will happen with us. But, one thing that we can do to insure that those who can come will come, and those […]