Believer’s Baptism

We welcome Jordan Woods as a guest poster. Jordan will be sharing with us regarding Believer’s Baptism… First we must start by defining what Believer’s Baptism is, Believer’s baptism (occasionally called credobaptism, from the Latin word credo meaning “I believe”) is the Christian practice of baptism as this is understood by many evangelical denominations, particularly … [Read more…]

Salvation and Dispensationalism

We welcome, once again,  James D. Quiggle, ThM. who brings us an article correcting some misconceptions regarding salvation in Dispensational Theology. It is my hope that this article is helpful to you… In the previous article, “Understanding Dispensationalism,” I promised to address the criticism that dispensationalism teaches different ways of salvation in each dispensation. This … [Read more…]

Understanding Dispensationalism

Guest Post by James D. Quiggle, ThM. The concepts that make up dispensationalism are found in Scripture, and the core theological ideas that comprise dispensationalism have been around since apostolic days. The modern revival of dispensationalism began life as a prophecy movement in the late 1800s. Then, through the works of men such as Arno C. … [Read more…]

Talking Snakes and Other Disasters (Man’s Temptation and Fall)

Text: Genesis 3:1-24 Major Players: Adam, Eve, the Serpent/Devil Words you should know: Nachash “Hebrew Pronunciation [nah KHASH] Translation serpent, snake (Genesis 3:1-2,4,13-14) Nachash is the most prevalent of eight OT terms for snake (Numbers 21:6), but the usage is broader than that. The nachash in Genesis 3:1,14 was the shrewdest (KJV-now the serpent was … [Read more…]

104 Verses You Should Know

Here are 104 verses, 52 basic and 52 advanced, that you should know. These are paired with the appropriate Bible concept for study. Topic Basic Advanced Biblical Concept 1. God the Creator Genesis 1:1 John 1:1-5 God 2. Human Beings Genesis 1:26-28 Psalm 8 Humanity/Self 3. Sin Genesis 3:6-7 James 1:12-15 Rebellion and Sin 4. … [Read more…]