By Whose Authority (2) The Pastor (part 2)

In the last post I discussed the primary pastoral duty and how it related to authority in the church. I then spoke of these criteria which we could visualize that would help us discern whether one who claims authority actually has it. These I describe as duties… So what are …

By Whose Authority (2) (The Pastor) part 1

Because, they reply, they are pastors of the church and have been consecrated by the Lord[1]-Jean Calvin This little gem is a piece of Calvin’s argument to the King of France in the beginning of his Institutes of the Christian Religion. He had left his home country of France during …

Is Prepping Christian?

There’s nothing like being prepared. When circumstances change, there’s nothing like looking over your shoulder and seeing those things that you have made ready for such a time as this. The old motto of the Boy Scouts was “Be prepared”. It was a virtue drilled into the minds of each …