How Should the Church Handle Troublemakers?

How Should the Church Handle Troublemakers? This week’s question deals with an issue every church has to face at one time or another. “We have a member who is causing a lot of trouble by insisting that everything be done his way. He has been with the...

Spiritual Warfare as seen by Paul

A battlefield, it seems, unfolds before our eyes in the first nine verses of Paul’s Galatian letter, with clearly drawn lines of demarcation between the camps, portending a fierce fight to the death against dissidents and enemies who have invaded Paul’s missionary...

Agape Love seen by Paul

Paul in 1 Cor. 16:21-24 sets forth a view of Agape Love.  He loves those who are in Christ while bringing judgment upon apostates, reprobates, the blackslidden, and the lukewarm.  Those judged by Paul are either judged with a convicting judgment (for a chance of...