Church column: Irresistible grace — to get the TULIP really confused

Church column: Irresistible grace — to get the TULIP really confused

Notice what Calvin said about free will.“Having seen that the dominion of sin, ever since the first man was brought under it, not only extends t...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Church column: TULIP, unconditional election – true or false?

Church column: TULIP, unconditional election – true or false?

The “U” in “TULIP” stands for “unconditional election.”The Moody Handbook of Theology defines “unconditional...

July 10th, 2016 |  


Church columnist: A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2b

Church columnist: A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2b

I have been studying, preaching, and teaching the Bible for a long time. I’ve preached in three countries and seven of the United States. I have...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Church columnist: TULIP — Let’s call it ‘part 2a’

Church columnist: TULIP — Let’s call it ‘part 2a’

From the response to last week’s article, it is clear that there needs to be more discussion on the topic of total depravity. That’s the &...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2

Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2

In last week’s column, I introduced and overviewed the doctrine of John Calvin — Calvinism — as summarized in the acrostic TULIP.Wha...

June 12th, 2016 |  


Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2

Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine, part 2

In last week’s column, I introduced and overviewed the doctrine of John Calvin — Calvinism — as summarized in the acrostic TULIP.Wha...

June 12th, 2016 |  


Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine

Church columnist: TULIP — A lovely flower, but a lousy doctrine

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June 5th, 2016 updated: June 5th, 2016. |  


Church columnist: Paul, the debater for conversion

Church columnist: Paul, the debater for conversion

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May 29th, 2016 updated: May 29th, 2016. |  


Church columnist: Bible Q&A — What are ‘Bible books’?

Church columnist: Bible Q&A — What are ‘Bible books’?

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May 22nd, 2016 updated: May 22nd, 2016. |  


Church columnist: Bible Q&A — What is “False Doctrine”?

Church columnist: Bible Q&A — What is “False Doctrine”?

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May 11th, 2016 |