false beliefs

What the Holy Spirit is not?

What the Holy Spirit is not?

Because it is so easy to misunderstand the Holy Spirit, many people have unbiblical views of Him that need to be addressed and rejected for the proper biblical view of who He is. This blog post will address 6 views that are not the Holy Spirit.

The "Idea of Love"

The "Idea of Love"

In the wake of the Bruce Jenner controversy, I saw many professing "Christians" comment to other "Christians" who disagree—with Bruce Jenner, how the media and society has portrayed it, and what the Bible has to say about it. When these things are written by unbelievers, that's to be expected. There is simply no way a biblically-grounded born-again disciple of Jesus can utter statements like these from their heart. But the problem goes much deeper.

Colossians 1:15 in Context

Colossians 1:15 in Context

Many read Colossians 1:15 and get hung up on the term "firstborn". What does that mean? How is "He" the firstborn? 

Do Mormons & Christians Believe in the same God?

Do Mormons & Christians Believe in the same God?

A fellow brother in the Faith, added me to a Facebook conversation about Mormonism and Christianity. His heart was to win back another fella we all mutually know who has drifted back again into the Mormon belief. My response was an attempt to simply draw a line in the sand and show how we are not on the same team just with simple differences.

Salvation: Does Baptism Save?

Salvation: Does Baptism Save?

About a week ago, a brother from my church called me asking for some assistance. His problem was that a new convert in his small group had been targeted by another religious group. The religious group eventually planted its claws in this new convert and he was telling my brother (the small group leader) that he was confused about his salvation.