The True Nature Of Agapē Love: How Love & Obedience Are One And The Same

The True Nature Of Agapē Love How Love & Obedience Are One And The Same -or- How Agapē Love Literally Is God-Wrought Obedience To God’s Extant Law Introduction The following is one of the most important doctrines that I have researched/written about, concerning the Christian’s walk before God in light of their justified state. Why is it so…

Sermon: “Heavenly Attraction and Spiritual Obedience” by J.C. Philpot

Heavenly Attraction and Spiritual Obedience By J.C. Philpot, July 7th, 1842 Draw me; we will run after Thee.” Sol. Song 1:4 A pestilent doctrine has lately been imported into this country from Germany, that this blessed book–the Song of Solomon–is not of divine inspiration, and that it ought therefore to be expunged from the canonical…

The Importance of Prolepsis In Biblical Discourse or Teaching

Anyone can simply opine/assert. To truly edify, we must thoroughly back things up with Scripture; not just one or two passages but as many as necessary to provide an accurate, holistic picture; not just posting passages out of context but applying proper exegesis and exposition to bring home the relevance of whatever we are sharing.…

Science: Genetics: Genome Reveals Why Giraffes Have Long Necks [A Foolish Article by the Journal “Nature”]

“Some of the specific genes identified are involved in regulating both skeletal and cardiovascular development. This COULD mean that mutations in a small number of genes are driving the giraffe’s adaptations, such as a long neck and a turbocharged cardiovascular system, in parallel, says Cavener.This study identifies genes associated with the giraffe’s adaptations, BUT DOES…

Progressive Sanctification, Rule of Life, Moral Law, and Antinomianism… Revisited

What If We Used Words Objectively? Imagine if Christians, rather than fighting against terms needlessly, took those terms back, defining them clearly and objectively, and educating others on the right use of them. Progressive Sanctification (Literally, proceeding onward in, forward in, or increasing in, being set apart for a sacred purpose)1913 Webster Dictionary: Progressive: Moving…

Was Cornelius Born Again Apart From Believing The Gospel Truth?

Introduction The Christian must labour to rightly divide the word, so as not to misrepresent God and His truth. If we put forth anything as doctrine, we must strive to ensure, as God enables, that our words are truly in accordance with Holy Scripture, with the whole counsel of God found therein. Yet, we all…