Category Archives: honoring God’s Word

Solomon was wise about science

The wicked, in the haughtiness of his countenance, does not seek Him. All his thoughts are, “There is no God.” – Psalm 10:4 Everyone knows about the wisdom of Solomon. But did you know that Solomon was wise about natural … Continue reading

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What can be more preposterous…

Calvin on giving our fellow men the benefit of the doubt in the decisions they make while expecting God to measure up (down?) to our expectations: “And certainly in this matter many display monstrous infatuation, presuming to subject the works … Continue reading

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“This is a human rights issue that must be approached as an area of common ground…”

“They built the high places of Baal that are in the valley of Ben-hinnom to cause their sons and their daughters to pass through the fire to Molech, which I had not commanded them nor had it entered My mind … Continue reading

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Ad hominem

Ad hominem, or an attack on an opponent’s character rather than an answer to the contentions he has made, is categorically considered a fallacy by the world and categorically a sin by many Christians.  But when we study the Scriptures, we … Continue reading

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Evangelism as listening and asking questions

I sent the following to the pastor of the church we went to a couple of Sundays ago in North Carolina. I told my kids and my brother-in-law it was a bad sermon, and I thought it was only right … Continue reading

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The wisdom of God regarding an unchaste virgin

God’s law regarding the unchaste virgin provided protection for a defamed virgin and punishment for harlotry in the context of love of God and neighbor…

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The wisdom of God regarding the poor

‘Now when you reap the harvest of your land, you shall not reap to the very corners of your field, nor shall you gather the gleanings of your harvest. Nor shall you glean your vineyard, nor shall you gather the … Continue reading

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