010 Theological Musings: Conversation with a Calvinist Brandon Groce

Brandon is my cousin-in-law and he went reformed about the same time I went Provisionist. We are going to have a conversation about our two different theological paths. But first, something we both agree on: good coffee. We both share the story of our theological development. Then we each present three reasons for our views.Continue reading “010 Theological Musings: Conversation with a Calvinist Brandon Groce”

009 Theological Musings: Israel’s Inexcusable Rejection

In this podcast, I work through Romans 10 to show how most Israelites were not saved because they refused to believe. The notes pasted below are from a sermon that I preached several years ago on the passage. Introduction Music Citation: Two Pianos by Manuel Senfft (www.tagirijus.de) is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License. https://tagirijus.de/licence https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Manuel_Senfft/Easy_2018/manuel_senfft_-_two_pianosContinue reading “009 Theological Musings: Israel’s Inexcusable Rejection”

008 Theological Musings: Jesus and John Wayne, Half the Church, and Kingdom Theology

In this show I talk about two books on Feminism and Patriarchy. Jesus and John Wayne: How White Evangelicals Corrupted a Faith and Fractured a Nation Hardcover – Illustrated, June 23, 2020by Kristin Kobes Du Mez https://www.amazon.com/Jesus-John-Wayne-Evangelicals-Corrupted/dp/1631495739/ Half the Church: Recapturing God’s Global Vision for Women Paperback – June 2, 2015by Carolyn Custis James https://www.amazon.com/Half-Church-Recapturing-Global-Vision/dp/0310522668Continue reading “008 Theological Musings: Jesus and John Wayne, Half the Church, and Kingdom Theology”

007 Are Political Conservatives Being Persecuted for Righteousness Sake?

Recently, Apple, Google, and Amazon, (or Big Tech, as they are called) systematically removed accessibility to the conservative social media alternative Parler. This, of course, is in reaction to the insurrection at the Capitol building Wednesday January 6th. While it appears that at this time it is legal for them to act as they did,Continue reading “007 Are Political Conservatives Being Persecuted for Righteousness Sake?”

Announcing: Conversation with Jared Garcia about Calvinism

Here is another conversation with a friend of mine who has take a Calvinistic route in his theology. We will hear his story about how he got to where he is, his main three reasons for why he’s a Calvinist, my main three reasons why I’m a Provisionist, and a conversation about our points. ThisContinue reading “Announcing: Conversation with Jared Garcia about Calvinism”

006 Theological Musings: K. Kapic, T. Wilson, D. White, Jr., R. Clifford, R. C. Sproul, and M. Guinan

In this stream, I talk about several books that I’ve read this past week. Then, I’ll take on book that had a particularly good point and develop it in the show. I may get to Kingdom Theology this week, but I’m not sure. Books this week:A Little Book for New Theologian: Why and How toContinue reading “006 Theological Musings: K. Kapic, T. Wilson, D. White, Jr., R. Clifford, R. C. Sproul, and M. Guinan”

005 Theological Musings: W. Brueggemann, B. Zahnd, H. Nouwen, D. Willard, Kant, and Kingdom Theology

I comment on books by W. Brueggemann, B. Zahnd, H. Nouwen, D. Willard, and Kant. I further discuss kingdom theology by arguing for the textual accuracy and reliability of the Gospels. This lays the foundation for understanding the text as inspired. Introduction Music Citation: Two Pianos by Manuel Senfft (www.tagirijus.de) is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlikeContinue reading “005 Theological Musings: W. Brueggemann, B. Zahnd, H. Nouwen, D. Willard, Kant, and Kingdom Theology”

004 Theological Musings: Books this Week and the Basics of Kingdom Theology

I comment on a few more books and then begin the task of understanding Kingdom Theology. I discuss a little bit of epistemology contrasting the presuppositional apologetic approach with classical and evidential apologetics. Introduction Music Citation: Two Pianos by Manuel Senfft (www.tagirijus.de) is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License. https://tagirijus.de/licence https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Manuel_Senfft/Easy_2018/manuel_senfft_-_two_pianos

003 Theological Musings: J. I. Packer on the Gospel = Calvinism

You often hear that Calvinism is the Gospel. It is not just a few people on Twitter claiming this, but theologians like J. I. Packer and preachers like Spurgeon claim this as well. I take a popular essay by Packer and find out that this claim is non-scriptural. Introduction Music Citation: Two Pianos by ManuelContinue reading “003 Theological Musings: J. I. Packer on the Gospel = Calvinism”