Another great article from David Bisset.
Originally posted on Evangelism Blog Of A B.C.M. Missionary.:
Be Informed – The Bible And Homosexuality
Genesis 2:21 – 24 “And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof; And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man. And Adam said, This is now bone of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man. Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.” Marriage between one man and one woman has been and is the Biblical God ordained model from the beginning. And Christ Himself reaffirms this Biblical model in the Gospels Matthew 19:4 – 6 “And He answered and said to…
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Originally posted on Christian Heritage News & Commentary:
Contrary to all claims from the media, universities and many politicians, LGB individuals have health problems, according to a Supreme Court amicus curiae brief of the American Public Health Association (APHA).
In offering a defense of so-called homosexual marriage before the court, the APHA and other petitioners admitted that “LGB individuals suffer from higher rates of depression, physical illness, and disability compared to heterosexuals” but blamed society for the problems.
This amazing admission was offered earlier in the brief with a list of studies backing up the claim:
Most notably, a higher risk of depression manifests itself early in the life of LGB individuals and follows them throughout their lifetimes. According to an Oregon-focused study, lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth were more than five times as likely to attempt suicide than their heterosexual peers (21.5% versus 4.2%)…A study in North Carolina found…
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An interesting resource – CREEDAL BYTES. A daily reading programme taking you through some of the Reformed Confessions and Catechisms.
Check it out for yourself
via Creedal Bytes.
Paul Teaches Timothy about Practical Ministry.
Text: 1 Timothy 4:12-16
Paul is writing to Timothy about Timothy. Why would anyone want to criticise Timothy? There may be two reasons.
- His unorthodox method of appointment. You see Timothy had arrived in Ephesus by an unusual route. He wasn’t called or appointed by the local congregation.
- His youth and apparent inexperience. Paul had to write 12 Let no man despise thy youth.
So can you imagine the tongues waging when this Timothy fellow arrives at Ephesus with Paul, and the Paul goes away and leaves him in charge? And Timothy was by nature shy and reticent. So Paul speaks very personally to him about… Read more…
Check out a new podcast on iTunes (and elsewhere):
‘Theology on the Go’ by Jonathan Master.
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Theology on the Go
Theology on the Go is a brief conversation on eternal truths with Jonathan Master, Executive Editor of PlaceForTruth.org, a voice of the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals. Each program features a pastor/theologian discussing key biblical doctrines in thoughtful and accessible ways. Theology on the Go will help you better understand the finer points of theology, while showing how relevant and important theology truly is for Christians.
An excellent resource.