Let me clarify the title somewhat. I'm not saying that the practice of undenominational Christianity is difficult. To the contrary, there is nothing difficult at all about practicing true New Testament Christianity. It is the pomp and pageantry of man-made doctrines that are much more difficult to maintain. When the focus is put on our own desires for fulfillment it … [Read more...] about Why Is Undenominational Christianity So Difficult?
https://youtu.be/33nxxcogTKg Recently, a Bible Q-n-A viewer posted a comment regarding the difference between the Pentecostal Church and “the Churches of Christ.” The main difference, according to the viewer, is that the Pentecostals view everything through the lens of emotionalism and the “the Churches of Christ” view everything strictly by reason and logic. That’s not a … [Read more...] about Whole Person Knowledge
1 Samuel 3:11-41 gives the account of Samuel’s first prophetic revelation. That prophecy had to do with how God would deal with Eli’s house. It was not at all a comforting or pleasant prophecy! Because Eli’s sons had “made themselves vile,” God would cut off the house of Eli. No doubt, this would be a difficult thing for Samuel to do. Eli had been the priest that raised him … [Read more...] about “He did not restrain them” (1 Sam. 3:13)
If you follow me on social media (@PreacherNorm), then you know I’ve been reading “Signature in the Cell” by Stephen Meyer. You know that because I keep posting quotes from this very fascinating book. It presents amazing evidence for the purposeful creation of life. I highly recommend it! Darwinian Evolutionists are realizing, more and more, that their theories have some … [Read more...] about The Growing Popularity of Intelligent Design
One of my favorite preachers told how he would reply when someone would come out of the audience after services and ask him, "Were you preaching at me?" He said he would ask them, "Well, did it apply to you?" In other words, if what he taught applied to them, then, yes, he was preaching at them. Not that he had targeted them, but that if they perceived that what he was teaching … [Read more...] about Were You Preaching At Me?