Jude sounds the warning about apostates and describes the path which leads to their destruction. Using historical examples that his readers would have readily understood, he shows them (and us) not only how to spot an apostate, but how to avoid becoming one, ourselves. Enjoy this episode of The Long and the Short of it!
How do we love one another? First Thessalonians 2:11-12. We exhort, comfort and charge (urge) each other to walk worthy of God who calls us into His own kingdom and glory. Paul reminds the Thessalonian believers that is how he treated them when he was with them. It is just as a father treats his … Continue reading Toward a Worthy Walk
In this episode of 'The Long and The Short of It' Kevin & I discuss how we got the name for the show. Also, we talk about angels and prayer before we get left in the dark! Let us know what you think in the comments. The Long And The Short Episode 4 - Origins … Continue reading Origins & Angels
Lectio Divina is a form of mysticism that is becoming popular in the church. It's unclear if it's proponents are simply deceived and do not understand it, or if they are trying to rebrand it into a more palatable way to study the Bible. Whatever the case, Lectio Divina is not biblical and should be … Continue reading Lectio Divina: What is it?
Freedom is one of the hallmarks of the Christian religion. Throughout the New Testament, the authors extol the freedoms we have in Christ. Paul does the same. In fact, it has been said that his letter to the Galatians is the Magna Charta of Christian liberty. In it he reminds his readers of the dangers … Continue reading Freedom in Christ