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Fathers of the Faith: R. G. Spurling

Fathers of the Faith: R. G. Spurling

“Christians…here present…are desirous to be free from all men made creeds and traditions, and are willing to take the New Testament, or law of Christ, for your only rule of faith and practice” – R. G. Spurling, Barney Creek Meeting House August 19, 1886 »

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Systems or the Savior: How Are We Developing the Next Generation’s Faith?

I remember asking “Jake,” one of my former high school students, to articulate his faith for me. It essentially broke down to being in church his whole life, “walked the aisle” as a kid, and got baptized. What Jake told me led me to believe he really didn’t sincerely surrender to Jesus; he simply didn’t... The post Systems or the Savior: How Are We Developing the Next Generation’s Faith? appeared ... »

Refuting the Word of Faith “little god” heresy What does…

Refuting the Word of Faith “little god” heresy What does the Bible mean when it says “you are gods” in Psalm 82:6 and John 10:34? Let’s start with a look at Psalm 82, the psalm that Jesus quotes in John 10:34. The Hebrew word translated “gods” in Psalm 82:6 is *Elohim*. It usually refers to the one true God, but it does have other uses. Psalm 82:1 says, “God presides in the great assem... »