This post addresses important questions not typically taken into account by a more traditional view of divorce and remarriage and challenges that view where necessary. A brief account of some key biblical passages will also be addressed in an effort to show a more balanced, nuanced view of marriage, divorce, andContinue Reading

I’m repeatedly amazed by the amount of discussion that goes on within the evangelical family that causes a huge divide. No doubt there are many others that create division, but these are top of the list in my reading circles. On the one hand are those who would argue toContinue Reading

Continuing my re-read through Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s classic The Cost of Discipleship I came across his comment about the prohibition of remarriage. Regarding Matt 5:27-32, he writes Jesus…does sanctify marriage according to the law by affirming its indissolubility and by prohibiting the innocent party from remarrying when the guilty partner hasContinue Reading

Bill Craig has some good insights on moral relativism and its problems, highlighting an often confused but important difference between moral ontology and moral epistemology. In his weekly Q&A broadcast titled How can People Be So Morally Obtuse?, Craig right states: “Moral ontology has to do with the objective realityContinue Reading

I needed to run to the bank and deposit some checks. Since the bank was only about 4 miles away, I decided to scoot down the road on my Genuine Buddy 125. As I pulled out of my garage, my neighbor was backing out and she stopped to say hello.Continue Reading

“You do not want to leave too, do you?” Jesus asked the Twelve. Simon Peter answered him, “Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life. We have come to believe and to know that you are the Holy One of God.” –John 6:67–69. After manyContinue Reading

“Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! Again, if two lie together, they keep warm,Continue Reading