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Jesus’ Two Natures: God and Man

by Matt Slick Jesus is the most important person who has ever lived since he is the savior, God in human flesh. He is not half God and half man. He is fully divine and fully man. In other words, Jesus has two distinct natures: divine and human. Jesus is the Word who was God… Read More »

7 Sins of a Dying Church

By Thom S. Rainier is the president and CEO of LifeWay Christian Resources (LifeWay.com) I stood before some 700 church members on a Sunday evening. My task was straightforward. I was to share with them the results of a consultation my team members and I had worked on during the past several weeks. The presentation… Read More »

Jehovah Witnesses & the Trinity

By Patrick Zuckeran In the article ‘Witnessing to the Witnesses,’ I discussed effective evangelistic strategies when sharing the faith with Jehovah’s Witnesses. We covered some effective techniques such as the Witnesses’ record of false prophecy, the name “Jehovah”, the bodily resurrection of Christ, and the personality of the Holy Spirit. In this essay I would… Read More »

Christians and Civil Disobedience

A Background Paper by the Religious Liberty Commission of the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada By John H. Redekop March 23, 2001 An EFC Position Paper has been officially endorsed by the Organization. An EFC Background Paper is a serious document, created by a Task Force or Commission to encourage dialogue within our community.

Examining the Book of Mormon

Written by Patrick Zukeran The Mormon Story Some people believe the Book of Mormon is a new revelation from God given to Joseph Smith. Mormons recognize it as divinely inspired and equal in authority to the Bible, but others have reason to doubt its claims. Mormon Apostle Orson Pratt wrote in 1851, “The Book of… Read More »

Doing What Doesn’t Matter, Where It Doesn’t Work

In my estimation, one of the greatest traps of ministry can be the false assumption that activity is synonymous with productivity. As a result we can easily find ourselves involved in far too many causes and pursuits that may actually dull us to the reality that what we are doing is robbing us of true… Read More »

The Fact of Non-Christian Religions

By Rick Rood Few facts have become more evident in our lifetime than the fact that we live in a pluralistic world and society. With the rapid increase in the transmission of information and the ability to travel on a worldwide scale has also come an increasing awareness that both our world and society contain… Read More »

Characteristics of the Cults

Written by Patrick Zukeran Challenge of the Cults This church is growing so rapidly, sociologist Rodney Stark predicts that by the year 2080, it will become the most important world religion to emerge since the rise of Islam. What church is Dr. Stark describing? It is not a Christian church but the Mormon Church, an… Read More »

Stopping the Thieves In Our Lives – Part 1

by Timothy Jerry Thieves come to rob us. As I was pondering this, the Lord spoke to my heart and said, “Thieves often sneak in without your realizing that they are there.” Think about that for a moment. There really are many different kinds of thieves. There are the very evident thieves that can come… Read More »