There are many verses in scripture, which proclaim that God is the sovereign ruler of the universe and that God’s sovereignty is one of His principal attributes. Before examining any of these texts, I first want us to understand what sovereignty means, so we can have a correct understanding of...
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Is anyone here familiar with this new evangelism tool, The God Test? It is a series of questions to help facilitate a dialogue with an unbeliever and then present the gospel. One series of questions is for the skeptic/atheist. A second series of questions is for someone who believes in some form of theism. We are trying to find new tools to help share Christ for our congregation and I stumbled...
This question popped up during a conversation with some fellow believers. The question relates to the fact that we are encouraged to support missionaries.
Now in the common meaning, as well as my own understanding, I am not a missionary, but I do endeavour to evangelise people at work, etc. Our pastor would not be considered a missionary, but he is full-time in the ministry and busy with...
Saw this on the AR, thoughts?
I'm fairly new here in PB and have been blessed by the discussions. I think that is one of the reasons why I registered. I have read a lot in the forums about which ST to have and what is the best ST to have and all the other possible combinations, and I have gained a lot of knowledge from these threads just by reading your discussions.
However, I have not seen this question yet (if...
Dear brothers and sisters,
How far are believers to respect our church leaders? What might a layman do if he sees his church countenancing sin?
For example, your church puts up a giant portrait of "Jesus" near the door. Should you say something? Or just let it slide?
Or your church does something in worship that goes against Scripture (ie. pretended holy days). Should you speak with the...
Usually, I do not say a lot about translations, as such conversations usually generate more heat than light. Besides, not being a linguist I do not wish to pontificate about matters that I know nothing about. On this occasion, however, I will make an exception.
It is my practice to pray through the psalms in private worship. Over the last several months, I have used the Book of Common Prayer,...
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