Category Archives: Doctrine

Tee-Totalism Teaching – Right, Wrong or Something Worse?

Every unique group of Christians has its own pet doctrines (“pet” doctrine is here defined as being a teaching or belief that finds its way into the conversation an inordinate amount of times as compared with other Christian groups). For Pentecostals it’s … Continue reading

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Salvation is Not a Scripted Transaction

It’s always interesting when someone comes close to treading on a sacred cow doctrine that folks have believed for years whether or not it is entirely biblical. That seems to be the case with many popular doctrines nowadays and perhaps … Continue reading

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Imitating Christ

Thomas a Kempis (1380-1471) wrote a masterpiece of Christian devotion called “The Imitation of Christ” which I would highly recommend to anyone who has not read it. In keeping with its title, it is all about how we should seek to … Continue reading

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Not My Own

If you are a Christian, you are not your own (1 Corinthians 6:19). What this means is that you belong to Someone else. Jesus bought you with a price. When He hung on the cross, it was for you. Think of … Continue reading

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Hell Is Real

Much conversation has occurred within the church recently about the increasing number of people who believe that hell is not real. I’ve actually known a couple of people in the past, who were professing Christians and who were perhaps sincere, … Continue reading

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On the Lips

We live in a world full of people whose lips speak the name of God but whose hearts are far from Him. It is a problem of epic proportions and yet it is not new. Jeremiah once observed the very … Continue reading

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God’s Wrath

We hear a lot about grace these days and well we should. If it were not for grace there would be no hope for any of us. But whatever happened to God’s wrath? In days gone by it is said … Continue reading

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Living Crucified

The bible is full of paradoxes and things that make skeptics go “Hmmm”. Spiritual truths often run contrary to human nature and popular opinion. The bible is a spiritual book and all of us are living spiritual lives in a … Continue reading

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Believing Prayer

Sometimes I ask myself if I really believe God is still in the business of miracles and healing. Perhaps it’s something for all of us to consider. Much has been written about how that time has passed, how miraculous healings, … Continue reading

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Generational Curses?

Much has been written in recent years about generational curses. The evidence of them is said to be found in bible verses such as Exodus 20:5, 34:7; Lamentations 5:7; Deuteronomy 5:9; etc. It is on verses like these that most … Continue reading

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