“The Not-So-Sacred Enneagram” by Kenneth Berding

A Book Review of Christopher L. Heuertz’s, “The Sacred Enneagram.” Original Source: This article can be found on Biola University’s “The Good Book Blog:” https://www.biola.edu/blogs/good-book-blog/2018/the-not-so-sacred-enneagram Author: Kenneth Berding — November 15, 2018 Several of my college students in recent days have asked for my opinion about the Enneagram of Personality. It turns out that while … Continue reading “The Not-So-Sacred Enneagram” by Kenneth Berding

Biblical Sexuality

The following 2-hour video entitled, “There’s No Such Thing as a Gay Person,” features an in-depth discussion of Biblical Sexuality by Rosaria Butterfield, Christopher Yuan, and Becket Cook. Friends, the good news of belonging to Jesus is not a popular one. It is in complete opposition to the predominantly self-focused message of our culture at-large. … Continue reading Biblical Sexuality

Revisiting Hermeneutics

What is Hermeneutics, and why is it important? It’s my prayer that the article by GotQuestions and the teaching by Dr Walt Russell reinforce how fundamental these study guidelines truly are! Let’s open-up our Bibles and allow God’s Word to both renew our minds and guide our hearts…each and every day. His, Meridith The following … Continue reading Revisiting Hermeneutics

Matthew 7 and Psalm 40

Matthew 7:24 Matthew 7 Judging Others 7 “Judge not, that you be not judged. 2 For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. 3 Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?4 Or … Continue reading Matthew 7 and Psalm 40

Truth in Love

“We often sacrifice others when we give them what they want, but we sacrifice ourselves when we give them what he or she needs.” - Frank Turek This statement by Christian Apologist, Frank Turek, during a Q&A at Grace Community Church in Sarasota, genuinely gave me reason to pause and pray… This hits home. How … Continue reading Truth in Love

Women in Ministry: What Does the Bible Say?

When we approach the topic of “Women in Ministry,” whose authority are we seeking on the matter? Are we pursuing God’s guidance via the Scriptures (exegesis), or are we writing our perspective into the Bible (eisegesis)? Please take time to watch this video, along with the rest of the series, as Pastor Mike shares them … Continue reading Women in Ministry: What Does the Bible Say?

Resources to Learn Hermeneutics, By STR

AUTHOR Alan Shlemon PUBLISHED ON 02/10/2022 If I were asked what one thing every believer should study, it would be hermeneutics. What's hermeneutics, you might ask? It's the study of biblical interpretation. It’s about learning the proper principles to help you understand what God is saying in his Word. Last week, I wrote an article where I … Continue reading Resources to Learn Hermeneutics, By STR

Christ and Him Crucified: Psalm 22 and Mark 15

Question: Have you ever wondered why Jesus exclaimed, “My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?” before yielding His spirit to the Father? In order to adequately address this heartfelt query, we need to highlight an important cultural detail concerning how scripture was both memorized and shared around AD 30. Per numerous scholars, if … Continue reading Christ and Him Crucified: Psalm 22 and Mark 15

Jesus is the “Son of Man”

Mark 8:31 Jesus’s Disciples documented Jesus’s teachings and miracles with the utmost care and reverence. Therefore, every title Jesus gave Himself, not to mention every act that represented His authority as Messiah, was written down for His Church. And what title did Jesus use most?? The answer may not be what you’d expect! Many might … Continue reading Jesus is the “Son of Man”

Let’s Get into God’s Word, Mamas!

Are you wanting to study the Bible with your children but don’t know where to begin? First and foremost,… “Way to go, Mama!!” Getting into God’s Word is what you and your kiddos need so, very much! Therefore, it’s my genuine prayer that this post will be encouragement to you! Which Study should I choose? … Continue reading Let’s Get into God’s Word, Mamas!