The word “inclusion” is being used in different ways by the churches and has become a fashionable buzz word to describe congregations that are welcoming to everyone. If being an “inclusive” church means to simply allow all people to come and hear the gospel of Jesus without compromising any of the Biblical teachings – then […]
The Crowning and Veneration of Idols – Pope Francis crowns the Virgin Mary during a special mass in O’Higgins Park in Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, January 16, 2018. This 7 minute video will highlight this event from both Rome’s view and also from a Biblical perspective.
We live in a multicultural world with different beliefs systems and religious faiths. How do we relate to the various religions of the world? And more importantly, how should we interact with the 4,300 world religions and the more than 33,000 Christian denominations? With so many religious beliefs, churches, denominations, congregations, religious bodies, faith groups, […]
“There is as great a difference in our faith and that of nominal professors, as the heavens are higher than the earth” (Spiritual Gifts, Vol. 2, p. 300). “Ecumenism doesn’t exist,” some would have you believe, “No, not in Adventism.” Even if ecumenism were to actually succeed in infiltrating our ranks no one would dare […]
This 5-minute video showcases some of the complexities of inter-church relationships taking place throughout Adventism.
“God is love” (1 John 4:8) is a very well-known, indisputable truth. Another truth that is just as important is this one: “Holy, holy, holy, is the LORD of hosts.” Isaiah 6:3. Biblical scholar R. C. Sproul made the following observation about how the truth of God’s holiness is not being emphasized enough: “The Bible […]
“But speaking truth in love, we may grow up in all things into him, who is the head, even Christ.” Ephesians 4:15. There is a striking difference between the worldly, secular perspective and the Christian worldview. The world has its own account of what is right and wrong and the Bible sets forth a completely […]
“But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:57. Millions of people will be watching the Super Bowl this Sunday cheering for their favorite team to win. They will embark down a 4-hour long emotional roller-coaster of joy when their team is ahead or anxiety should […]
Kenneth Copeland has just added another jet airplane to his collection and is now asking for $19.5 million dollars for upgrades, a new hanger and maintenance equipment. While wearing a bomber jacket, Copeland, who already has a net worth of around $760 million dollars, was asking his “partners” to sow more seed money into his […]
When apostasy is ignored in the church it will just spin out of control and multiply. This is true in any church and with any people. When error is embraced it only opens the door for more dangerous errors to come in. When we begin making excuses to accommodate apostasy, the wrongdoing will never be […]