The hope of the day of Christ’s coming and what that day entails gives the Christian hope and courage to endure the persecutions of today. “It is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you.” It brings to mind Christ’s words when He said that what we do to the least … More 2 Thessalonians 1
I have often had trouble understanding the meaning of this verse: Genesis 3:22, “And the LORD God said, ‘The man has now become like one of us, knowing good and evil. He must not be allowed to reach out his hand and take also from the tree of life and eat, and live forever.’” Is … More Why Was Adam Barred From the Tree of Life?
For my anthropology class in my systematic theology course, one of our assigned readings is Wilhelmus a Brakel’s “A Christian’s Reasonable Service.” I am currently reading the chapter in his first volume that is on the covenant of works before Adam’s fall into sin. I find it to be an excellent read. It is straightforward, clear, … More Did Adam Need a Law?