Daily Archives: 18 Sep 2016

Quote of the Day

This, rather, should be our general rule: whoever glories in himself glories against God. –  John Calvin

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Trump Even Inflates The Number of His Twitter Followers

Donald Trump has somewhere south of one million actual Twitter followers. That’s still quite a large number. But points to at least ten million of his “followers” being fake. Read the whole. Trump is a fraud.  

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You Really Don’t Have to Fit In With Culture’s Demands

You’re probably a better person if you don’t.

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More Absurdity From NT Wright

There are several problems with this absurd claim.  First, Jesus explained what he was demonstrating at the Supper.  It’s not as though the disciples all sat around staring at each other and just automatically knowing what it all meant.  Second, … Continue reading

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The Resurrection

Après un été reposant, j’ai repris les cours à Strasbourg, où j’ai notamment commencé une nouvelle “Traversée de la Bible” à laquelle vous êtes les bienvenus (les mardis à 14h au Palais universitaire, ou en direct sur YouTube). Je donne … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Studies Resources, Modern Culture

I’m Glad I Moved Out of Arizona Decades Ago…

The courts there are absolutely insane.  Take the latest proof- If You Change a Baby’s Diaper in Arizona, You Can Now Be Convicted of Child Molestation. The Arizona Supreme Court issued a stunning and horrifying decision on Tuesday, interpreting a … Continue reading

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The Law is Just As Important for the Christian as the Gospel

The following conversation is said to have taken place between Martin Luther and his colleagues – “Doctor, many men think and say that the law should be emphasized often for the sake of the profane common people, lest they abuse … Continue reading

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Ryan Lawrence Murdered His Infant With a Bat Because God Never Told Him Not To…

Here’s the story of inhumanity– A Daily Mail report revealed that the New York father admitted beating Baby Maddox to death because he got pissed over the attention she got after surviving eye cancer. The Onondaga County District Attorney Bill … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture, Total Depravity

It’s Time to Stop Blaming Donald Trump

Donald Trump isn’t the problem.  He is just the symptom.  Blaming him is like blaming the snot when you have a cold. The problem is with a large segment of America.  And that can’t be cured by hating the snot.

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It’s Not Just a Matter Of Hearing

“Not everyone who says to Me,`Lord, Lord,’ shall enter the kingdom of heaven, but he who does the will of My Father in heaven. “Many will say to Me in that day,`Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in Your name, cast … Continue reading

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The Racist Attack on Will Jones of Bethany College

This is just simply horrific. Bethany College in Lindsborg, Kansas has been praised by alumni for the way the place of learning has operated since 1881. Seen as a fairly progressive and open place of learning, it came as a … Continue reading

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“Helping the Poor” Isn’t The Apex of Christianity

I saw this meme this morning (thanks Episcopalians): Whilst I agree with the general sentiment of this meme the fact that it locates helping the poor as the very center and heart of what it means to be Christian has … Continue reading

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