Rescued by My Academic Training

A few years ago, I listened patiently as one of my pastors shared about how to dispel false teachers, in particular, the Jehovah's Witnesses from our homes. He said that the Jehovah's Witnesses had a strong weakness: they don't want to pray in homes. He told us to just ask them to pray and they … Continue reading Rescued by My Academic Training

My Historical Quest for Theological Higher Education 1

When I was a young Christian, I often wondered why my understanding of the biblical text was so different to that of most common pastors and preachers. Back in my boyhood days, the calling and ministry that was the envy of many was the ministry of the evangelist. Everyone wanted to preach like the evangelist … Continue reading My Historical Quest for Theological Higher Education 1

The Christian Culture

Introduction Christians are the “called out” ones, God’s ekklesia, and His community of redeemed people. This community is called to be holy and separate from the world yet not detached from the world in a technical sense. The Lord thus expects the Christians to be the salt and light of the world by showing the … Continue reading The Christian Culture

The Great Commission

Introduction Matthew 28:18-20 is considered by believers today as Christ’s Great Commission to the Church because it conveys the heart, purpose and mission of Christ which the Father had given Him but is now to be carried by the Church throughout the world through the enablement of the indwelling Spirit. The commission is so forcibly … Continue reading The Great Commission

The Battle for Truth

Today, as never before, the church finds itself in the midst of a very serious battle. This battle has been raging on for millennia and only those that have allowed themselves the honor of proper use of their mental and spiritual faculties have had better chances of winning. It is the battle of truth! It … Continue reading The Battle for Truth