Category Archives: Bible

Is the Father of Jesus the God of Muhammad?

The Muslim religion is prominent in American culture. Islam is in the American news cycle daily. Currently there are 1.5 billion Muslims in the world and Islam is the world’s fastest growing religion.[1] Yet, many followers of Christ are uninformed … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christ and Culture, Evangelism, Theology | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is God Worthy of Our Worship? [Part One]

I’ve said it here before, and I’ll likely say it again: worship is so much more than simply what we do on a Sunday morning. Though our verbiage and church culture would make you assume otherwise, our worship is far more … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Community, Discipleship, Worship | Leave a comment

Joy at the End of the Tether

Many people think Ecclesiastes is a conundrum wrapped in an enigma served with a side of oddity. Sadly, this prevailing assumption has deterred many a reader from the treasure found within the pages of this book of wisdom. Something I … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Book Reviews, Ecclesiastes | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

“You Mad Bro?”

As we were growing up as kids, there were plenty of experiences that we had to wait to encounter.  Whether it was walking, talking, crossing the street on our own, growth spurts, WHATEVER! – at any given stage or age … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Biblical Truth, Community, Discipleship | 3 Comments

The Authority of Scripture: 3 Perspectives

There are many ideas that float around in our culture today about the reliability or accuracy of the Bible. Detractors often point out that since self-proclaimed “Christians” disagree about the meaning of so many different passages, the Bible must be … Continue reading

Posted in 2theSource, Bible, Biblical Truth | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Not Feeling It?

The feelings fight is a major front on the journey of faith in Jesus. If we base our faith on our feelings, rather than a more stable force, we will consistently struggle with assurance of salvation, trust in God, and … Continue reading

Posted in 2theSource, Bible, Discipleship | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

The “Why” of Biblically Defined Marriage

Debates on marriage have become commonplace in our culture. In the last couple of election cycles, it has become apparent that a rising number of Americans are shifting their opinion on this debate. States have seen the term “marriage” re-defined … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Genesis | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Light vs. Sun : Does Genesis Contradict Itself?

We examined days 2-6 of creation yesterday in week 3 of Rise and Fall at LPC. Day 4 is one that has received its fair share of commentary over the years. A cursory reading of the creation account in Genesis … Continue reading

Posted in 2theSource, Bible | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Genesis Debate: Please Just Let the Bible Speak for Itself

To kick off Rise and Fall at LifePoint yesterday we covered a single verse, the first verse of the Bible. This solitary verse has become one of the more dissected and scrutinized sentences in human history. In the beginning God … Continue reading

Posted in 2theSource, Bible | Tagged , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Why should the Christian church preach the Old Testament? 6 Reasons…

I spent most of my late summer studying the Old Testament, in preparation for our new series Rise and Fall which kicks off this Sunday at LifePoint. We are heading into Genesis for a series that will cover the first … Continue reading

Posted in 2theSource, Bible, Genesis, Old Testament, Preaching | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments