Romans

 

Charles Darwin, Eugenics, and the Endgame of Atheism

by Jerry Bergman and Ryan Eras

October 12, 2018 | Romans 1:19-25

Dr. Jerry Bergman of the Institute for Creation Research talks about the person and work of Charles Darwin, the Darwinian influence on Nazi ideology and the eugenics movement, as well as his own story of conversion from atheism to Christianity.

 

Pagan Utopianism and the Power of God

by Peter Jones and Ryan Eras

June 15, 2018 | Romans 1:18-25

Paganism is a worldview that worships nature, and ultimately, the self, rather than God the Creator. It is an ancient belief that has been expereiencing a resurgence over the past few centuries. When we reject the transcendent God, we remain spiritual beings and end up worshiping some aspect of creation.

 

Frequently Asked Questions about Cultural Transformation

by Joe Boot and Ryan Eras

May 31, 2018 | Romans 11:36

Should Christians be involved in cultural transformation at all? What is the Christian approach to the reformation of law and culture? Joe Boot addresses some of the frequently-asked questions he's encountered over the years.

 

What is Cultural Apologetics?

by Joe Boot

March 30, 2018 | Romans 1

In this field episode of the podcast, Ben Virgo of Christian Heritage London learns about Joe Boot's own story how he came to be an apologist, some of his formative authors, and the nature of human beings and the apologetic task.

 

Surrendering the Public Space

by Joe Boot

July 26, 2017 | Romans 13:4

John Stevens, National Director of the Fellowship of Independent Evangelical Churches (FIEC), has written about the resignation of Tim Farron as leader of the Liberal Democrats, arguing that Christians should "advocate for a truly plural society" and be "willing to permit sexual freedom to others." Joe Boot critiques this pluralistic vision, arguing that Stevens hasn't differentiated between a crime and a sin. We should apply the Bible to all areas, not capitulate to pluralism.

Editor’s note: This article was originally published for a UKbased audience, but the implications are universally applicable and highly constructive for Christians everywhere.

 

Two Kinds of Sinners

by Andrew Sandlin

July 22, 2017 | Romans 6:1-12

The goal of Gods grace is a right-living people. It is a grace that transforms a rebel into an obedient child and situates him on the path of righteousness.

 

What is Love?

by Joe Boot

February 14, 2017 | Romans 13:10

The apostle Paul tells us that love is the fulfillment of the law, but on what basis do we decide how that love is to be expressed?

 

God the Lawgiver

by Peter Jones

November 16, 2016 | Romans 1:1-6

As Creator and Redeemer, God shows Himself to be a God of order and principle – in short, of law. The law of God is not in conflict with the gospel, rather they are both gifts to mankind.

 

Exchanging Dominion for Worship

by Peter Jones

November 10, 2016 | Romans 1:23

Mankind was made to rule over the animals, but in sin, we have made them into idols, worshiping and serving the very things we ought to be exercising authority over.

 

What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ?

by Peter Jones

November 2, 2016 | Romans 1:1

The gospel, or good news, is that Jesus has won not only the salvation of hopeless sinners, but also the redemption of the entire cosmos.

 

The Original Lie

by Peter Jones

November 1, 2016 | Romans 1:25

In Romans 1, Paul speaks of the original, essential lie that remains the same throughout history, deceiving generations into believing they can be as God.

 

Your Role as a Church Member

by Dennis Doty

December 27, 2015 | Romans 12

Church membership is the closest of relationships where we are supernaturally made brothers and sisters who minister to one another.