Category: Emergent

How We Got Here »

The following is an excerpt from the author’s upcoming book, Apostasy!  This book will be based largely on the resarch work in the Wolves in Wool series on this blog. How We Got Here The gospel message is – and always has been – by Christ, from Christ and for Christ.  At any point this [...]

Apostasy! »

The following is a public preview of the introductory chapter to the author’s upcoming book, Apostasy! This book will be based largely on the resarch work in the Wolves in Wool series on this blog. A cancer is spreading at an alarming rate in the modern church.  It expresses a heretical doctrine which exchanges the glory [...]

Deeds not Creeds: The Anti-Doctrine Doctrine »

A new variety of church-growth movement is squarely upon us.  It decisively attempts to illegitimize any attempt at “doctrinal wall-building” for fear of excluding those frankly, who are unwilling to believe.  This sentiment has found itself at home in an increasing number of churches in recent years; being a boon to church growth (numerically) by [...]

Gospel Truth: The Wrath of God Toward Sin (Vlog Series) »

This entry is part 2 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 2 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)A popular message today attempts to discredit the notion that God has wrath toward sin.  The proponents of this message claim that because God is love, and everything God does is motivated by love, that God cannot have wrath.  Today’s post in [...]

Rob Bell’s “Nooma 019 Open” – (Review) »

I recently had the opportunity to view Rob Bell’s “Nooma 019 Open” video.  As I’ve taken several opportunities to write about Bell and his Emergent movement, it will come as no surprise that there is no love lost between myself and Bell’s movement (or Zondervan Publishers, for that matter, in so eagerly supporting it.)  Yet, [...]

The Mystical Theory of Atonement »

This entry is part 6 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology

This entry is part 6 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology(A continuation of the series, A Pastoral Soteriology.) Continuing the historical foray into the waters of poorly constructed atonement theories leads us to what can only be understood as a truly heretical contribution known as the “Mystical Theory” of atonement.  This theory has been [...]

More False Atonement Doctrine: The Moral-Example Theory »

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology(A continuation of the series, A Pastoral Soteriology.) Jesus noted, “wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it (Mat 7:13).  To that end, it should be no surprise that there are so many erroneous [...]

The Wrath of God »

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Pastoral SoteriologyThe Wrath of God It is very popular among certain soft-spoken pseudo-theologians today to downplay and “preach away” the existence of God’s wrath toward man’s sin.  Placating today’s whiny “I’m okay, you’re okay” cultural sentiments, they express anti-biblical platitudes which decry that “a loving [...]

Wolves in Wool Conclusion: From Christ to Antichrist »

This entry is part 23 of 23 in the series Wolves in Wool

This entry is part 23 of 23 in the series Wolves in WoolFrom Christ to Antichrist (NOTE:  This is a continuation of the Wolves in Wool Series.  This post assumes the prerequisite reading of earlier posts) As it has been demonstrated that an apostasy must precede the tribulation, and an utter “anti-gospel” is to be [...]

A Coming One-World Religious System »

This entry is part 22 of 23 in the series Wolves in Wool

This entry is part 22 of 23 in the series Wolves in WoolThe Coming One-World Religious System (NOTE:  This is a continuation of the Wolves in Wool Series.  This post assumes the prerequisite reading of earlier posts) Skipping ahead from the slow-burn apostasy which permeates Christendom today, scripture also clarifies the finality of this degradation [...]