Category: Theology

Statement of Faith

This statement of faith is an effort to summarize and capsulize our understanding of the essential principles that Scripture teaches. So, it is more a function of the biblical narrative than of prooftexting. All such statements at some level will…

Calvinism & Arminianism

Calvinism and Arminianism have offered rival biblical and theological interpretations for millennia. Both cannot be faithful to Scripture because they are mutually exclusive. It is our understanding that Calvinism trumps Arminianism in every measure as the more faithful interpretation of…

Antithesis

1 Corinthians 2:1-16 Paul did not preach with lofty speech or persuasive words of wisdom. The focus of Paul’s preaching and testimony was not on the words he used, but on the content of the message he proclaimed. He wasn’t…

Pride

1 Corinthians 1:17-31 Paul wasn’t interested in baptism or fancy talk. He was not out to impress anyone with his knowledge or his communication skills. He didn’t give a hoot what the world thought of him or of his preaching.…