How to Apply Literary Sensibility to Christian Doctrine

From Literature to Theology If you pull a book of systematic theology off the shelf and thumb through it, youll quickly see it looks a lot different than the Bible. It tends to be more technical, more precise in its definitions. So how do we get from the Biblewhich has all of these stories, poems,... Read more

‘Vulnerable’ places of worship urged to apply to 3.2m security fund

(Photo: Pexels/Brett Sayles)The Government is encouraging "vulnerable" places of worship to apply to a 3.2m fund set up to help protect them from hate crime attacks.The Places of Worship Protective Security Fund is now in its fifth year and is available for churches, mosques, gurdwaras and temples that are at risk from hate crime attacks. The... Read more

Should Churches Apply for SBA-Backed Loans?

The elders in my church are debating among ourselves the prudence of taking the government-backed loan offered by the recent CARES Act. A significant portion of our congregation may soon be out of work, and we assume that tithes and offerings will be drastically reduced over the next several months. If we qualify for a... Read more

Why You Need Sermons That Dont Directly Apply to You

Why You Want Sermons That Dont Immediately Apply to You

[ad_1] How do you take heed to a sermon thats not about you? How are you going to profit from a chat on nervousness in case you’re not nervous, marriage in case you’re not married, or despair in case you’re not down? Im preaching by 1 Peter, and coming throughout some passages with particular goal... Read more

Head Coverings: How Does 1 Corinthians 11 Apply Today?

Head Coverings: How Does 1 Corinthians 11 Apply As we speak?

[ad_1] Podcast (crosstalk): Play in new window | Obtain | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | In todays Bible examine, Wes and Travis focus on Pauls directions about hair size and head coverings in 1 Corinthians 11? Ought to males not have lengthy hair? Ought to ladies cowl their head in church? Have been these... Read more

How to Help Others Understand and Apply the Bible

Methods to Assist Others Perceive and Apply the Bible

[ad_1] A Privilege and Accountability Serving to others perceive the Bible and apply it to their lives is a good privilege and an excellent accountability. The start line is ensuring that we perceive a passage and apply it to our personal lives first. When individuals see that we have now obeyed the textual content ourselves,... Read more