Jordan Smith— ‘Mary Did You Know’

As most of you will know by now, Jordan Smith is from Harlan County Kentucky, and we are proud to claim him as one of our home boys. He attends Lee University a Church of God school in Tennessee, and sings in his church choir. He took a semester off to sing on the Voice---- and just won the competition, singing everything imaginable including 'Great is thy Faithfulness' and last evening 'Mary Did you Know', just in time for Christmas.... enjoy … [Read more...]

Why Context Matters to Biblical Interpretation The city Caesarea Philippi, during Jesus' day was indeed outside of Galilee and outside the territory of Herod Antipas. It was part of the tiny territory which was ruled by Herod Philip, hence the name Caesarea Philippi. It was not a part of what can be called the Holy Land during Jesus' day. Rather it had been pagan territory for a long time, and in fact the previous name of the city was Banyas or Panyas, the city of Pan. There was even an … [Read more...]

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The Chosen People by Chad Thornhill— Part One

One of the most important books I have read in a long time in regard to the theology of election in Paul's letters is the recent book by Dr. Chad Thornhill of Liberty entitled The Chosen People. Election, Paul and Second Temple Judaism. In the next several posts we will be interacting with this fine book through a dialogue with the author. BW3QUESTION 1: In a detailed study of salvation language in the OT, followed by salvation language in Luke-Acts (see the Appendix to my Acts … [Read more...]

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