Are You a Syncretist? Syncretism is the merging of different beliefs or practices into something new (see: Vocabulary.com, Dictionary.com, and/or merriam-webster.com) Religious Syncretism combines differing religious beliefs, philosophies, or practices into a new tradition (see: Wikipedia and/or Britannica.com) A Syncretist is someone who attempts or practices syncretism (Wiktionary or ...

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What was the Sin of Sodom? Most people assume that the sin of Sodom and Gomorrah was homosexuality, but that is Not what the Bible says. In Genesis 18:20, God told Abraham “the outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is great and their sin is very grave,” but God did ...

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God Pleads with Sinners to be Reasonable The prophet Isaiah was called by God to warn God’s people of the coming judgment for their sin.  He was to call them to repentance, even though they would not listen.  God was tired of their going through the religious motions of Temple worship, while their ...

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Condemn Not that ye be Not Condemned The Sins of Josh Duggar How Should a Christian Respond? The sexual sins of Josh Duggar as a teenager are currently making headlines.  The oldest son of the nationally televised Duggar family was 14-years old when he allegedly “molested” some of his ...

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It’s Time to Decide! As I read the prophets Isaiah and Jeremiah, I am often struck with sorrow and fear. God chose Israel, miraculously delivered them from Egypt, and gave them the Promised Land.  He also promised to bless them if they would just obey Him and walk in ...

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The Law Judges It Takes Only One Sin To Prevent You From Entering In  Numbers 20:1-13 Miriam was gone.  Moses had just buried his sister in Kadesh, in the Wilderness of Zin (Numbers 20:1).  She had placed his basket among the reeds of the Nile and had run to ...

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