Let’s be real

I was born and raised in the Midwest among several small farm towns west of Toledo Ohio. My family, though only three generations ago had a portion of the farm-able land they worked hard to purchase since coming to the New World, had very little wealth to speak of. My father worked general labor for…

Marxism

Recently I saw some discussions where some individuals, those who would lean in favor of the Social Justice camp, were trying to distance themselves from anything relating to Marxism. Unfortunately, unless they build the movement on some new narratives, it is unlikely that they'll be able to rid themselves of the ideas and concepts of…

Forgiveness

Recently on Twitter I encountered the rare occasion where I had my feelings hurt. It certainly wasn't the first time and it probably won't be the last, but this one stuck with me. It wasn't necessarily because it was a fellow Christian, or someone I didn't know well. It wasn't completely because of who and how…

Baptism

Baptism has been a hot topic these (most) days, especially within the Reformed communities who have nothing else to argue about. The Particular Baptists have rediscovered their roots against infant baptism and have shown much fervor in the debate. In light of this, the discussions have changed a bit (from my perspective, late to the game) by an understanding…

Egocentric adulation

Through the recent years there have been cases where an individual who, in an effort to commit a crime, became injured on someone else's property. That individual who was injured, encouraged by greed (and greedy people), turns around and attempts to sue the owner of the property for injuries caused. Some of those cases were…

A plea to my brothers

Grace to you and peace from God to all who live and move and have their being in the Lord Jesus Christ. I write today to appeal to those who have chosen to actively defend the 'social justice' movement, and also those who vehemently oppose it. I come humbly before you as a man of…

Soteriology 201+

This is part II of a series about the concept of salvation in Christianity. In this series, I will attempt to describe some of the historical views (part I), common views today and later in the series give the best representation of a particular view. I pray that this series will be edifying and a…

Soteriology 101+

This is part I of a series about the concept of salvation in Christianity. In this series, I will attempt to describe some of the historical views, common views today and later in the series give the best representation of a particular view. I pray that this series will be edifying and a cause for discussion…