Category Archives: Christianity

Back to Basics: Redeeming Christianity

Simplicity isn’t the equivalent of simplistic.  To ask for a simple life is not to trade depth for shallowness.  Rather, to seek simplicity is to strip oneself of all the clutter of the mundane and superficiality and get back to basics. … Continue reading

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The Litmus Test of Genuine Christianity

(This is a repost from The Gospel Coalition here) ***** In our pluralistic culture, churches have become so varied that they spread confusion about what it really means to be a follower of Christ. When it comes to hot-button issues … Continue reading

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Biblical Christianity Works

The post is titled “biblical Christianity works.”  Much of what passes for biblical Christianity is not.  For example, it is not biblical Christianity to neglect the care of orphans and widows (James 1:27).  Might I also add that it is not biblical … Continue reading

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The True Mark of Christianity

Regarding the true mark of Christianity, the risen and exalted Lord Jesus did not leave it up to us to figure it out.  Rather, he left an unmistakable mark by which his followers would be identified through the ages. By this all people will know that … Continue reading

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Is there No Standard?

I asked this question for three reasons: first, because Scripture itself says that there will be wolves in sheep’s clothing, that is, false prophets/teachers (Matt. 7:15; cf. 2 Pet. 2:1-3).  Second, because the confessional Church has always held to well-defined … Continue reading

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