The Gospels: Salvation by Grace Alone through Faith Alone

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Start Play Many times Jesus is portrayed as playing the middle role between the Old Covenant that was ending and the New Covenant that was beginning. Because of this, it’s said that He is still teaching law and not grace. But is this true? In this message we examine the mega-theme of salvation by grace […]

Start Play Many times Jesus is portrayed as playing the middle role between the Old Covenant that was ending and the New Covenant that was beginning. Because of this, it’s said that He is still teaching law and not grace. But is this true? In this message we examine the mega-theme of salvation by grace […]

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“We are not a Cult!”

Bethel | Sharing Jesus with the Cults

Original posted here The trend, as the article copied and pasted below does, is to get away from the language of cult when referring to the various groups that in one way or another identify themselves with Christianity but fall outside orthodox Christian beliefs. While I agree that it is not helpful when speaking with […]

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Original posted here The trend, as the article copied and pasted below does, is to get away from the language of cult when referring to the various groups that in one way or another identify themselves with Christianity but fall outside orthodox Christian beliefs. While I agree that it is not helpful when speaking with […]

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Did Paul Reject the Divinity of Christ?

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This article was originally posted here. I saw this article and just had to say something about it. You can find my comments in red below. It’s amazing how most of the people making grandiose claims about the Bible simply don’t have any context for the Bible and because they don’t understand what they are […]

This article was originally posted here. I saw this article and just had to say something about it. You can find my comments in red below. It’s amazing how most of the people making grandiose claims about the Bible simply don’t have any context for the Bible and because they don’t understand what they are […]

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The Gospels: Examining the God-Man – Jesus is God

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Start Play To view this message via Youtube, click here. To access recent messages at Emmanuel Baptist Church, click here. The trend in Christian scholarship and culture is that Jesus never personally made the claim to be God, but that was later imposed upon Him through embellishment and myth-making as the historical Jesus became the […]

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Start Play To view this message via Youtube, click here. To access recent messages at Emmanuel Baptist Church, click here. The trend in Christian scholarship and culture is that Jesus never personally made the claim to be God, but that was later imposed upon Him through embellishment and myth-making as the historical Jesus became the […]

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The Force Awakens and the Book of Mormon

Have You Prayed about the Book of Mormon | I'm a Christian Too | Mormonism | Reaching Out to Your Mormon Neighbor | Sharing Jesus with the Cults | Similarities

  Spoiler Alert: I will be discussing elements of the plot of the Force Awakens, so if you haven’t seen it and don’t want to know, stop reading.  My family went to see the Force Awakens a couple of weeks ago, and something occurred to me as we were watching the movie and in processing […]

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  Spoiler Alert: I will be discussing elements of the plot of the Force Awakens, so if you haven’t seen it and don’t want to know, stop reading.  My family went to see the Force Awakens a couple of weeks ago, and something occurred to me as we were watching the movie and in processing […]

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Hebrews: Better Life

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Start Play The claim of atheists is that religion brings nothing but evil to the world. We offer false hope, we terrorize in the name of our God, we take the money of many well meaning people, and in the end, their lives are far worse for believing in God. But is this true? This […]

Start Play The claim of atheists is that religion brings nothing but evil to the world. We offer false hope, we terrorize in the name of our God, we take the money of many well meaning people, and in the end, their lives are far worse for believing in God. But is this true? This […]

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“Understanding the Cults” Q&A Session

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Start Play This is a Q&A Session for the “Understanding the Cults” class for Bethel Seminary San Diego’s In-Ministry, J-term program. 

Start Play This is a Q&A Session for the “Understanding the Cults” class for Bethel Seminary San Diego’s In-Ministry, J-term program. 

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Bill Johnson: Cult, False Doctrine, or Christian?

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Start Play Thank you to Michael Boehm from Youth Apologetics Training for allowing me to edit his podcast series.  This podcast is part of my Q&A sessions for the “Understanding the Cults” class for Bethel Seminary San Diego’s In-Ministry, J-term program.  I intentionally included both the Word of Faith and New Apostolic Reformation movements in […]

Start Play Thank you to Michael Boehm from Youth Apologetics Training for allowing me to edit his podcast series.  This podcast is part of my Q&A sessions for the “Understanding the Cults” class for Bethel Seminary San Diego’s In-Ministry, J-term program.  I intentionally included both the Word of Faith and New Apostolic Reformation movements in […]

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Ministry Goals for 2016

Sharing Jesus with the Cults

Ministry Goals for 2016 All of these goals are above and beyond my role as Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Roundup, Montana. They are also above and beyond my role as Outreach and Missions chair for the Big Sky Area Board. They are also above and beyond my usual routine of posting articles, […]

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Ministry Goals for 2016 All of these goals are above and beyond my role as Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Roundup, Montana. They are also above and beyond my role as Outreach and Missions chair for the Big Sky Area Board. They are also above and beyond my usual routine of posting articles, […]

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Has the Bible Been Changed?

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Originally posted here Has the Bible Been Changed? It is commonly assumed that the Bible has been corrupted over time in at least two ways: by unintentional errors, or by intentional changes. But these assumptions are historically untrue. So how can we know that the Bible we have today, is what was originally written? The […]

Originally posted here Has the Bible Been Changed? It is commonly assumed that the Bible has been corrupted over time in at least two ways: by unintentional errors, or by intentional changes. But these assumptions are historically untrue. So how can we know that the Bible we have today, is what was originally written? The […]

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