Why did Jesus come to Earth?
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Why did Jesus come to Earth?

October 5, 2016  |  Joe Boot

Christ's incarnation did more than save our souls; Christ demonstrated His authority over all the earth, rebuking Satan's illegitimate claims.

Topic: Theology
Sin that does not lead to Death
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Sin that does not lead to Death

October 6, 2016  |  David Robinson

If the wages of sin is death, how can John say that there is sin that does not lead to death?

Topic: Theology
Scripture: 1 John 5:17
Christian Anti-Intellectualism
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Christian Anti-Intellectualism

October 7, 2016  |  Andrew Sandlin

Intellect is God's good gift to us. To scorn or abandon intellect is to express deep ingratitude to God.

Topic: Philosophy
What is the Nature of the Gospel?
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What is the Nature of the Gospel?

October 8, 2016  |  Joe Boot

The good news of the Gospel is a message of the lordship of King Jesus, who by His death and resurrection is reconciling all creation to Himself.

Topic: Theology
Scripture: Colossians 1:20
What is the Great Commission
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What is the Great Commission

October 9, 2016  |  Joe Boot

After Jesus' resurrection, the Great Commission is in fact a reformulation of the cultural mandate.

Topic: Theology
Scripture: Matthew 28:18-20
What is the Purpose of Christian Education?
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What is the Purpose of Christian Education?

October 10, 2016  |  Joe Boot

Christian education is a direct implication of the gospel of Jesus for the development of culture.

Topic: Education
Defining Secularism
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Defining Secularism

October 11, 2016  |  Andrew Sandlin

Secularization is not the same as atheism. Rather it is the belief that God and His Word have nothing meaningful to say to society.

The Original Lie
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The Original Lie

November 1, 2016  |  Peter Jones

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.

Topic: Theology
Scripture: Romans 1:25
What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ?
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What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ?

November 2, 2016  |  Peter Jones

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.

Topic: Theology
Scripture: Romans 1:1
Privatizing Christianity
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Privatizing Christianity

November 7, 2016  |  Andrew Sandlin

Where does the idea come from that Christianity is a private, personal matter, disconnected from life and culture?

Topic: Worship