Love Without Limits

Posted Posted in By Jamie Wright

LOVE WITHOUT LIMITS BY JAMIE WRIGHT I recently read Jentezen Franklin’s book titled, “Love Like You’ve Never Been Hurt.”  It was very inspiring and is full of tremendous tips to love better.  It was so motivating, it inspired me to teach on the subject at Grace Life yesterday.  So many of us need to hear this […]

Smashing Idols

Posted Posted in By Paul Boggess, Idolatry

SMASHING IDOLS By Paul Boggess “When you drive out the nations that live there, you must destroy all the places where they worship their gods—high on the mountains, upon the hills, and under every green tree. Break down their altars and SMASH their sacred pillars. Burn their Asherah poles and cut down their carved idols. Completely erase the names of […]

The Bible pt. 5

Posted Posted in Bible, By Jeff Shafer

THE DARK SIDE  Why is biblical interpretation important? All one needs to do is sift through the pages of Church history. Filled with illustrious examples of service unto all humanity, it also contains atrocities upon mankind, all committed in the name of Christ, using the Bible as a weapon of justification. A flat, unilateral reading of […]

The Bible pt. 4

Posted Posted in Bible, By Jeff Shafer

BIBLICAL LITERALISM Finis Jennings Dake was an American Pentecostal minister that is better known for his writings which heavily impacted the Pentecostal, Charismatic movements in America during the 20th century. The New International Dictionary of Pentecostal and Charismatic Movements says this concerning Dake; His impact on conservative pente-costalism cannot be overstated. His notes became the “bread […]

The Bible pt. 3

Posted Posted in Bible, By Jeff Shafer

THE RISE OF FUNDAMENTALISM AND THE DOCTRINE OF INERRANCY I mentioned in my last post that it would be Luther and Calvin’s successors who would be faced with the critics of the Reformation in the dawn of a new age ruled by “reason”. Reformed theologian Francis Turretin during the 17th Century would lead the way […]

The Bible pt. 1

Posted Posted in Bible, By Jeff Shafer

HISTORY AND FORMATION OF THE HEBREW BIBLE It’s the best selling book of all time, better known as the Bible, with an estimated 5 billion copies sold and distributed worldwide. Yet, this book has ancient roots that trace back to ancient Near Eastern civilizations, over 3000 years ago. These early civilizations were shaped by their […]