A Trending Concern As a seminary student, preacher, and overall theology lover, I have the opportunity to engage with individuals on a “street-level” quite often. One of my pressing concerns amongst pastors and theology students I have seen as of late is the lack of firmness against Roman Catholicism. Seemingly, many are willing to capitulate in acceptance of Rome’s … [Read more...] about Yes . . . The Catholic Church is Still Heretical
Apologetics and The Public Square It seems like one of the greatest areas of pondering for the evangelical church over the last couple of years has been seeking to understand how to take biblical Christianity into the public sector. How does one engage as a Christian in politics? What is a Christian vision of education? How is it that we as believers honor the Lord Jesus … [Read more...] about Taking Christianity To The Public Square
Foundational Context One of the richest and most profound texts of Scripture for understanding how to engage false religions with the truth is found in Colossians chapter 2. In today’s post, I want to give a deep dive into this passage of Scripture, seeking to draw out biblical principles for defending the faith. Paul is writing to the Colossian church, having never seen … [Read more...] about Colossians 2 and Apologetics
A Foundational Biblical Teaching For Apologetics One of the clearest strengths of presuppositional apologetics is that it accounts for the biblical teaching regarding the folly of the unbelieving worldview. Now, a couple of points for clarification are necessary at this juncture. By saying unbelievers hold to a worldview or belief system, which is foolish, I am not in … [Read more...] about Presuppositional Apologetics: The Folly of Unbelief
Doubt Cannot Be Your Foundation For Truth One of the disconcerting principles I see creeping in today is the idea that doubt serves as a good foundation for generating worldview conclusions. By doubt, I do not mean simple questions as to what the Bible does or does not say. When approaching a text of Scripture, we are absolutely correct to seek to interpret the passage … [Read more...] about What is The Launching Pad For Truth?