The Council of the Gods

We now are going to take the plunge into the council of the gods! We will begin with a short story that I’ve composed from the legends of Ugarit called the Ba’al Cycle. After that, we will trace our way carefully through the Scriptures following the theme of the infamous Sons of God. Walking intoContinue reading “The Council of the Gods”

The Origin of the Gods

Welcome back. This week, we are continuing our venture into what the Bible says about the supernatural. This is a continuation of the series YHWH: God of the Gods. In this episode, we are going to answer the question: where did the gods come from? We will start with a short story from Phoenicia thatContinue reading “The Origin of the Gods”

YHWH: God of the Gods

This is a brand new series for my podcast! Gathering feed back from my last series, I’ve tried to up my energy level in my recording and I’ve tried to add some extra stories to make it more interesting. This series will explore the gods of the ancient world in relation to the Old Testament.Continue reading “YHWH: God of the Gods”

The Kingdom Covenants Part 3: Gentiles in the New Covenant

Finally, we will look at how we, gentile believers, fit into the kingdom program of God. The Author of Hebrews has a lengthy discussion on how Christ came to mediate the New Covenant. Jesus died in order to forgive our sins. By his gracious forgiveness, we are made righteous enough so that we may enterContinue reading “The Kingdom Covenants Part 3: Gentiles in the New Covenant”

Did God Really Give Us the Bible?

This sermon explores the question of whether or not it is reasonable that we can claim the Bible as inspired. We are often presented with emotional or illogical reasons for why the Bible is inspired. This sermon is an effort to understand if we do indeed have a logical reason for claiming that the 66Continue reading “Did God Really Give Us the Bible?”

The Kingdom of God Through the New Covenant: The Kingdom Covenants Part 2

We will focus on the New Covenant in our study. Just like the Mosaic Covenant formed the basis for the Old Testament kingdom, so too the New Covenant forms the basis for the New Testament kingdom. And so as new members of that Kingdom, we need to study the New Covenant because the it isContinue reading “The Kingdom of God Through the New Covenant: The Kingdom Covenants Part 2”

The Kingdom Covenants Part 1: Abrahamic and Mosaic

After this overview of the Biblical data about the Kingdom of God in the Old Testament, we will turn our attentions to the covenants. We will narrow our attention to the covenants which form the basis for the relationship that God has with his people. There are three major covenants that we will look at:Continue reading “The Kingdom Covenants Part 1: Abrahamic and Mosaic”