Introduction to the Study of Kingdom

This episode is about the how we will study the Word of God and how we derive proper theology from it. We will first ask the question: why are we studying the kingdom of God? The answer is simple. Among all the prosed central themes of the Bible, the Kingdom is the central theme ofContinue reading “Introduction to the Study of Kingdom”

Above and Below: The Source of the Disagreement Between Covenant and Dispensational Theology

There has been no small feud between Covenant Theology and Dispensational Theology. Theologians have argued constantly over which theology is better, using the tools of exegesis and logic, as well as red herrings, straw men, and bandwagons. And Each side presents a highly logical case and can defend it well. But why do they disagree?Continue reading “Above and Below: The Source of the Disagreement Between Covenant and Dispensational Theology”

Tongues and Spirit Baptism

At the beginning of the church, the Spirit came down with tongues of fire and a mighty wind. Those who were there spoke in tongues and prophesied. They performed miracles and healings. Greatest of all, thousands were saved. But soon after the apostolic era, the church records that these gifts from the Spirit had ceased.Continue reading “Tongues and Spirit Baptism”

Key Kingdom Documents

  A Brief History of God’s People The Children of Israel left the land of Canaan and settled in Egypt, just as God predicted. They lived there four-hundred years, outside of the land that God had promised them. At some point during their sojourn in Egypt, the Pharaoh enslaved the Children of Israel and theyContinue reading “Key Kingdom Documents”

Introduction to the Kingdom

Prolegomena, Definitions and Scope of the Study In the spring of 2017, I had an unusual experience at my job. I work as a commercial electrician, wiring everything from restaurants to high-rise hotels. One day, I showed up to work in downtown Greenville and clocked in. Before I could even greet my boss, he said,Continue reading “Introduction to the Kingdom”

Ancient Archieves of the Coming Kingdom

I’ve been preping a Sunday School series that I plan to teach this summer. The series is about the Kingdom of God, and I call it Ancient Archieves of Coming Kingdom. The next several posts will be lessons in that series. Some of the lessons are manuscripted, others are outline format. If you would likeContinue reading “Ancient Archieves of the Coming Kingdom”

A Psalm About Angels?

Every once in a while, the Old Testament mentions a group of beings called “the sons of God.” This elusive group of beings are mentioned in Genesis 6 in connection with the preflood world. In Job 1-2, the sons of God are again mention, clearly referencing angels–Satan being among them. Here, they present themselves beforeContinue reading “A Psalm About Angels?”