Bibline Blood II

Last week, I posted an exhortation to being immersed in Scripture. This week I want to talk a bit about how I am attempting to do that. I have been following the modified version of Professor Horner’s Reading System (here) Part of that as I learn Greek this year is reading some in Greek. I am…

Called to be Christ’s

“Jesus Christ, our Lord, through whom we received Grace and Apostleship, into an obedience of faith among all the nations, for his name. in whom also is you! called to be Jesus Christ’s” (Rom 1:4b-6) Just as important for Paul here is both that he was called and equipped unto his apostleship as those to…

Let your blood run Bibline

The Baptist preacher Charles Spurgeon said of John Bunyan that his works were so centred on the Bible; “Why, this man is a living Bible!” Prick him anywhere—his blood is Bibline” I want to echo Spurgeon’s prayer from the same sermon; “Oh, that you and I might get into the very heart of the Word…

Credo: We Believe

We Believe… The first statement of the Apostle’s Creed is a statement of belief, an affirmation that what is laid out following is borne by the Spirit into the hearts of men (Eph 2:8) A Spirit borne testimony by which God makes foolish the things of the world.

Psalm 50:1-2

The Mighty One, God, The LORD, speaks, and calls the earth from sunrise to sunset. Out of Zion, the perfection of beauty, God shines out. Here we see Yahweh, speaking out from His dwelling place, and to whom does he speak; He is addressing the peoples of the earth. God is speaking out from His…

On the Distinction between New Age and Christianity

The Creature/Creator Distinction The problem with what has come to be known as New Age Spirituality converging with Christianity is exclusively in the realm of how we differentiate the created from the creator, on this I think in general the Western Church in following Augustine’s synthesis of Theology with Platonism has made this Creature/Creator distinction…