Category: Religion

For Who Did Christ Die?

Today I am posting a little bit of puritan logic by John Owen, on the question in the title. I hope you find it helpful FOR WHO DID CHRIST DIE? John Owen The Father imposed His wrath due unto, and the Son underwent punishment for, either: All the sins of all men. All the sins…

5 Truths of Masculinity

Masculinity is in a mass state of mass confusion. Feminism, anti-hero’s and Bieber are stirring the pot. So before you get tired of yet another diatribe on masculinity, stop and try define what it means to be a man, not so easy is it? John Piper said something helpful on masculinity (actually he said allot,…

Relevance and Anti-Relevance

I recently read an article addressing the apparent exodus of young people from churches. Of the ten reasons the author gave one of them stood out as an ironic danger. “The church is ‘Relevant’”. The author rightly ridiculed the attempts of churches to package things as ‘cool’. Truth be told when churches try to be…

3 Atheists and Religion

I think it is absolutely critical not to resist the critics of religion. Smart people hate religion, sensitive people hate religion, and instead of merely dismissing them we should listen to them. The reason we should listen to the critic is because Jesus Christ Himself in the Bible deconstructed religion savagely, repeatedly, relentlessly, but he…

Conversations on Covenantalism: What is it?

This is the second post in a little series I hope to be doing on the topic of Covenant Theology. If you have not read the first post which compares Covenant theology and dispensationalism then click here to read it.  Today we ask, what is Covenantalism/Covenant Theology. Covenant Theology focuses on one overall major covenant…