Let Us Love and Sing and WonderHymns and Songs

Psalms, Hymns, & Spiritual Songs: “Let Us Love and Sing and Wonder”

In Ephesians 5:15-21, we are given directions on how to properly live as Christians. One of these is to sing “psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart.” Each Monday, I share a song from history or present day that present a high view of God, praise Him, and teaches solid doctrine. …

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Come Christians Join to SingHymns and Songs

Psalms, Hymns, & Spiritual Songs: “Come Christians Join to Sing”

Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs In Ephesians, we are given directions on how to properly live as Christians. One of these is to sing “psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart.” Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because …

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Apologetics

3 Common Methods of Apologetics

“…at its core Christianity is rational. That which is irrational or absurd is not worthy of either belief or personal commitment. It is the fool who embraces irrationality. To embrace the absurd is to be engaged not in faith but in credulity.” ~ RC Sproul (“Defending Your Faith: An Introduction”) In the area of apologetics, there is much debate as …

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Why should we practice apologetics?Apologetics

Why Should We Practice Apologetics?

Apologetics is to give an answer, to explain, to clarify a position. As Christians, we are called to practice apologetics, but why? What is the reason(s) for being able to answer people? Like a little child asks about everything…”but why?” Biblical Command The first and most important reason to practice apologetics is because God has commanded us to do so. …

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What is Apologetics?Apologetics

What is Apologetics?

Practicing Christian apologetics does not mean apologizing for being a Christian or for the doctrines of Christian theology. The term apologetics comes from the Greek word apologia which means “to give an answer or “to make a defense.” “Therefore, Christian apologetics is that branch of Christianity that deals with answering any and all critics who oppose or question the revelation …

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Theology

What is required to properly study theology?

It is easy to understand that studying theology is something every Christian should practice. Organizing the categories of theology may make it easier to approach such a broad topic, but how does one actually study theology? “The knowledge of divine things to which Christians are called is more than a formal acquaintance with biblical words and Christian ideas. It is …

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