A Call to Embrace Suffering (Part 1 of 3)

Reading: Acts 20-23 (Context: Paul is finalizing his 3rd Missionary Journey, en route to Jerusalem.) What would you do if God were to clearly show you your future, there to see that it was to be full of suffering? Would God ever will for us to undergo pain, suffering, and trouble? The Biblical answer is […]

A Trumpet for the Deaf (Daily Devotional)

Today’s Reading: Revelation 8-9. (Context: The opening of the “seals” in chapter 5 and 6 leads directly to the opening of the “trumpets” in chapters 8 and 9. The time period for the opening of the “trumpets” would likely be in the middle part of the “Great Tribulation”, in other words in year 5 or 6 […]

The Purpose of Pain

The message this Sunday was exceptional, as usual, by my favorite professor and one of my favorite preachers–Dr. David MacLeod of Emmaus Bible College (the school I attend). The message this Sunday was an Biblical exposition* of Hebrews 12:3-11 3 Consider [Christ] who endured from sinners such hostility against himself, so that you may not […]

Darwin’s Legacy-A Look at the Evidence and the Conclusion (part 3)

Recap: Part 1 was basically an overview of how Naturalism, started through Darwin, has affected every facet of our modern science and culture. Also the consequences to such a view were looked at in minor detail. Part 2 delved into the Authority of the Bible and asked the question: does the Bible leave any room […]