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A Soldier for the Sovereign

“He teacheth my hands to war; so that a bow of steel is broken by mine arms.”--2 Samuel 22:35 Over the centuries most conservative Christian theologians have taught that the existence of a military force can be justified if certain factors are involved. Augustine developed a specific list of reasons to justify warfare in particular,… Continue reading A Soldier for the Sovereign

Christian Living, Church

Come Home, Trey Pearson, Come Home

“There is absolutely no conflict with accepting who I am and following Jesus. God wants me to be healthy, authentic, whole, integrated and my truest self.” Trey Pearson “Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of… Continue reading Come Home, Trey Pearson, Come Home

Church, Culture & Society

The Christian’s Warfare with the Flesh

The term “flesh” is used in the Bible to refer to the physical bodies of humans or animals. From inside the flesh of Adam, God took a rib, with which he created Eve. Then, the Lord closed up the flesh. “And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam and he slept:… Continue reading The Christian’s Warfare with the Flesh

Christian Living, Church, Culture & Society

Spiritual Warfare and the Christian

The Christian is engaged in a spiritual warfare against the world, the flesh, and the devil. “Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that now worketh in the children of disobedience: 3 Among whom also we all… Continue reading Spiritual Warfare and the Christian