A Little Chat About Depravity

The natural state of man is total depravity; that is man’s nature is crippled by sin. So much so that he is incapable of seeking God. This is a topic that is not accepted by many, especially by those who have embraced a works based righteousness and, most especially, those who insist that they will … [Read more…]

The Dispensation of Conscience/Moral Responsibility (Summary)

Having now sinned (Genesis 3:6-7), the Dispensation of Conscience begins. We find the following events: Adam and Eve are expelled from Eden (Genesis 3:22-24) The serpent is cursed (Genesis 3:14-15) Women are cursed (Genesis 3:16) Men are also cursed including having to till a cursed earth (Genesis 3:17-19) The first promise of a Redeemer (proto-evangelion) … [Read more…]

Introduction to Pneumatology, The Study of the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit (c. bible.org  used by prmission) The term pneumatology comes from two Greek words, namely, pneuma meaning “wind,” “breath,” or “spirit” (used of the Holy Spirit) and logos meaning “word,” “matter,” or “thing.” As it is used in Christian systematic theology, “pneumatology” refers to the study of the biblical doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Generally this includes … [Read more…]