Book Review: Confessing the Gospel Too? A Review Essay on Confessing the Gospel: A Lutheran Approach to Systematic Theology, Volume 2

Edited by Samuel H. Nafzger with John F. Johnson, David A. Lumpp, and Howard W. Tepker Copyright 2017, Concordia Publishing House This is the second volume of a two-volume work produced over more than 30 years that late Rev. Dr. Ralph A. Bohlmann, LCMS president from 1981 to 1992* of the LCMS identified as a … Continue reading Book Review: Confessing the Gospel Too? A Review Essay on Confessing the Gospel: A Lutheran Approach to Systematic Theology, Volume 2

Finnish Christian MP denounced for quoting Bible now investigated for 15 year old booklet on homosexuality

According to the Evangelical Mission Diocese of Finland (lhpk.fi): “The Rev. Dr. Juhana Pohjola (ThD), Dean of the Evangelical Lutheran Mission Diocese of Finland, has been summoned to the Helsinki Police Department for a preliminary investigation on 11 Feb. 2020. Pohjola is suspected of being guilty of incitement to hatred against a group.” This is … Continue reading Finnish Christian MP denounced for quoting Bible now investigated for 15 year old booklet on homosexuality

Longtime Willow Creek Member Accuses Bill Hybel’s Mentor, Dr. Gilbert Bilezikian, of Clergy Sexual Abuse

Link to article Gilbert Bilezikian is a “cofounder, together with Bill Hybels, of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Ill., "one of America's most important churches." Christianity Today has called him "the man behind the megachurch". ... without Gilbert Bilezikian, "There would be no Willow Creek—no small groups, no women in leadership, no passion … Continue reading Longtime Willow Creek Member Accuses Bill Hybel’s Mentor, Dr. Gilbert Bilezikian, of Clergy Sexual Abuse

Hell: The Biggest Lie of Satan is that He and His Prison do not Exist

Hell is not real to moderns. It would imply the undeniable, authoritative judgment of a just God above, which is inconceivable to the modern who aims to be a critic of all things. Like capital punishment for government, hell is the ultimate divine exercise of authority over sin. The mere existence of hell is not … Continue reading Hell: The Biggest Lie of Satan is that He and His Prison do not Exist

“Kobe Bryant, the Sinner, Gets What He Deserves”

You probably have not seen this headline in recent days. You likely have heard only positive things, even that he went to church. But leaving aside his personal convictions, the public reaction is most interesting. When one’s god dies, his entire world is shaken to the core and it is practically mandatory that everyone else … Continue reading “Kobe Bryant, the Sinner, Gets What He Deserves”

9 Reasons You Should Have A Baby This Year If You’re Young And Married

Article: 9 Reasons You Should Have A Baby This Year If You’re Young And Married While this kind of winsome approach seems to be positive towards children and vaguely Christian, it is not biblical. God does not reward having children always, and great heartache, suffering, and problems are likely to result from trusting God’s will … Continue reading 9 Reasons You Should Have A Baby This Year If You’re Young And Married