Click for more in this series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 Introduction to Part 2 In my previous article, I began a Review of the practice of spanking from my seemingly unique perspective. I am a Reformed Baptist. I am a Libertarian. As a Reformed Baptist, I believe that the Scriptures clearly teach that spanking is … Continue reading What Is The Goal Of Parenting? Discipleship.
Click for more in this series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 Introduction I am probably going to get myself in a heap of trouble with this one, so I have to start with a disclaimer: I mean none of this personally. There that ought to about cover it. So I thought I would take a break from my … Continue reading Spoil The Child? No really, the Bible DOES Command Spanking. Here’s What it says
Click for more in this series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5 This is the third installment of my counter series to Adam McIntosh, a man I have been picking on for a couple weeks now. If you are unfamiliar with his work, please visit The Kuyperian Commentary. This article focuses … Continue reading Dividing Moral Law from Civil Law
I read these comments from Al Mohler on Facebook: "The argument for removing polygamy laws was simple: the state has no business legislating morality. But every legislature legislates morality. Every code of laws is a codex of morality. The law is itself inherently and inescapably moral, even irreducibly moral. The law can’t be anything other … Continue reading Legislate Morality?
Matthew 13:44-46 "The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up. Then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls, who, on finding one pearl … Continue reading The Economics of Worship
I stumbled on this a while back. I do not know who the original artist is on this or I would give attribution. If this is your image, please let me know so I can give you credit. If you would prefer me to take it down, I'd be happy to. It's a bit long, … Continue reading God’s Existence
If you’ve been following my recent posts, you’ll know that I’m a Libertarian and a Christian. You’ll also know that I’ve been struggling to articulate just why I think Libertarianism is more consistent with the Scriptures than what is typically espoused by Christians. That’s not a very precise way to put it. There are many different … Continue reading Defense of Libertarianism. Offense Against Legislating Morality.
I read a rather silly article today, which discusses the question, "Suppose we find life on other planets. Did Jesus die for them too?" This really falls into the category of "How many angels can dance on the head of a pin." However, since the underlying implication seems to be that the existence of alien … Continue reading Did Jesus Die for Klingons? – A Response
Much has been said about the relationship between faith and reason. Many times faith and reason seem to be opposed. What is the Christian to do when faced with a claim that seems to have irrefutably evident reason behind it but contradicts the teachings of Scripture? If we believe that the Bible alone (when properly … Continue reading Faith and Reason
Have you ever heard the saying, "You can't legislate morality?" Ever wonder whether it's true? People love to debate this topic. The fact of the matter is, people seem to think that you can. Whether it is the militant religious right attempting to push Biblical morality on the nation, or whether it's those godless commie … Continue reading Legislating Morality