Forgotten Freedoms
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Forgotten Freedoms

January 15, 2015  |  Joe Boot

In the wake of recent terrorist attacks in Paris, France, it is worthwhile to pause and reflect on some of the early modern origins of freedom; when we forget these, the consequences are dire.

Topic: Culture
The Cosmology of Killing Part III
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The Cosmology of Killing Part III

December 27, 2014  |  Joe Boot

Linguistically and theologically, the Incarnation demonstrates the mercy of God. God is life-giving and begetting by his very nature.

Topic: Theology
The Cosmology of Killing Part II
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The Cosmology of Killing Part II

December 19, 2014  |  Joe Boot

The worship of self has a long and gruesome history that stems from a failure to acknowledge and worship the triune God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. 

Topic: Theology
The Cosmology of Killing
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The Cosmology of Killing

December 12, 2014  |  Joe Boot

The issue of abortion is not merely a matter of pragmatics, but of deep-seated religious convictions. It is a question of where our ultimate allegiance lies and what we worship – the one true God, or ourselves; there is no third option.

Topic: Theology
Mindfulness, or the Mind of Christ?
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Mindfulness, or the Mind of Christ?

November 21, 2014  |  Joe Boot

Mindfulness meditation is in our schools, business seminars, and health centres. But where does it come from, what does it teach, and how does it stack up to biblical doctrine?

Topic: Paganism
Canadian Schizophrenia
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Canadian Schizophrenia

October 24, 2014  |  Joe Boot

In the wake of the recent attacks in Montreal and Ottawa, what can we expect of God, and what should our response be as a nation and as individuals?

Topic: Politics
Prediction or Prophecy?
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Prediction or Prophecy?

October 2, 2014  |  Joe Boot

Over and above the fallible, self-interested predictions of man stands the authoritative, prophetic Word of God. This is the Christian’s only standard.

Topic: Lordship
False Peace
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False Peace

September 30, 2014  |  Joe Boot

One of the greatest impediments to the work of God's people is professing Christians who deny the disturbing realities about the state of the world.

Topic: Culture
The Receiving End of Tolerance
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The Receiving End of Tolerance

September 18, 2014  |  Joe Boot

In the face of increasing opposition to Jesus Christ and His servants, the Christian’s call is to patient obedience to God and His Word. 

Topic: Culture
Wisdom for Life
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Wisdom for Life

July 21, 2014  |  Joe Boot

Wisdom is not given to Christians merely for a few limited activities related to the church, but rather for every field of endeavour.