Depravity Theology

I’m a Chronic Thief

I confess. I’m a chronic thief. Almost everyday, something inside of me, something irresistible, drives me to steal. It’s as if I’m unaware of my looting. In fact, unless I consider my previous actions and motives, I usually excuse myself from any wrongdoing. It’s as if I do it and don’t even realize I’ve done […]

Grace Theology

WHAT IS GRACE?

5 even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved— Ephesians 2:5 (ESV)   What makes Christianity different from all the other religions of the world? Years ago that very question was discussed at a conference. Some of the participants argued that Christianity is unique in […]

Apologetics General

Some Reasons For Apologetics In the Bible Belt

It really us frustrating when someone just doesn’t understand the need or reasons for apologetics. Most of the time its out of ignorance, I know, but that doesn’t give me much reprieve from the agony of realizing what a task that lies before us. To have people (Christian people) look at you like you have […]

Apologetics General Perspective

Something to be Proud of

It’s almost “football time in Tennessee” again! The words of John Ward still fall across the radios of this state on Saturdays in such a phenominal rate that folks around here treat those words as if they come from kin. Those words bring pause to those of us who still harbor a sense of pride […]