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Edwards, Necessity & Certainty: Part 1

March 7, 2017 by

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by Ken Hamrick This will be a series of informal posts chronicling my quest to understand and engage Jonathan Edwards on the ideas of necessity and certainty, and to establish where Andrew Fuller departed from Edwards’ view. In this, I’m seeking to expand the argument made in the paper, “Fuller & Inability: A Centrist Response […]

Awakening to the End of the SBC

March 26, 2016 by

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By Dr. James Willingham All that has taken place on the nation level, the approval of homosexual unions as marriage, political correctness (which means no more free speech, etc.), the fines and law suits against Christians for their views on marriage, is but the precursor of things to come.  The end of jobs by computerization, […]

Answers in Genesis files lawsuit against Ky.

February 6, 2015 by

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PETERSBURG, Ky. (BP) — Answers in Genesis is suing the government of Kentucky for alleged discrimination in refusing to extend a sales tax rebate incentive program to the Ark Encounter theme park the apologetics ministry is building in northern Kentucky. The state’s decision to deny the tax incentive based on AiG’s status as a religious […]

Caner’s departure addressed, trustee resigns

February 6, 2015 by

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated since being posted earlier this afternoon (Feb. 3). MOUNT VERNON, Ga. (BP) — Brewton-Parker College trustee chairman Gary Campbell is the third high-profile figure to leave the college’s leadership team in the past two weeks. Campbell tendered his resignation on Feb. 2 shortly before introducing Interim President Charles […]

AiG to File Discrimination Suit against Kentucky | Answers in Genesis

February 4, 2015 by

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Lawsuit to defend religious freedom explained in new video by Mark Looy on February 3, 2015 Note: This article is slightly adapted from a news release being sent to the national media today. The release and this web article provide a link to a video of AiG President Ken Ham interviewing attorney Mike Johnson about […]

Answers for Teachers 2015 | Around the World with Ken Ham

February 4, 2015 by

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We are offering all teachers and educators an opportunity to earn a CEU while learning to defend God’s Word in the classroom. Get answers for yourself and your students at this year’s Answers for Teachers conference. This exciting, information-packed event is being held at the Creation Museum in northern Kentucky on February 20, 2015, from […]

Why It Matters That the Exodus Really Happened | Christianity Today

February 4, 2015 by

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No less than Western law, the civil rights movement, and Christianity itself rest on the historicity of the biblical event. Gregory Alan Thornbury/ February 3, 2015 Men at work, detail from the frescoes in the Tomb of Rekhmire, thought to depict Egyptians with Nubians and Semitic slaves. Does it matter whether or not the Exodus […]

A Reply to Bruce Gordon’s Biblical Critique of Young-Earth Creati | Answers in Genesis

January 29, 2015 by

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by Ashby L. Camp on January 28, 2015 […] This paper is a response to the biblical criticisms recently leveled by Bruce Gordon against young-earth creationism. It explains why his arguments against a young-earth creationist understanding of the Creation Week, the origin and age of mankind, the consequences of the Fall, the extent of Noah’s […]

The Supreme Court and Same-Sex Marriage: Why This Matters for the Church | Moore to the Point

January 17, 2015 by

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The Supreme Court announced today that they are taking cases on whether same-sex marriage is a constitutional right. Effectively, this means that the highest court in the land will decide, this year, whether marriage, as defined for thousands of years, will exist in our country any longer. Here’s what we should keep in mind. First […]

Why Followers of Jesus are NOT Charlie Hebdo | themelios

January 15, 2015 by

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“Know this, my beloved brothers; let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger” -James 1:19, ESV Last weeks massacre in Paris in reaction to a satirical cartoon published by the famed Charlie Hebdo has sparked fresh debate about the virtues and vices of free speech. These brutal attacks were apparently […]

2014 Most Notable News: Creation Is a Hot Topic | The Institute for Creation Research

January 15, 2015 by

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by Brian Thomas, M.S. * Every generation of believers must settle for itself the core questions of ultimate origins. Where did everything come from? Can God’s account of beginnings in Genesis be trusted as actually history? The year 2014 illustrated that this generation is still interested in answers. If nothing else, recent events make it […]

In Light of Recent Events | GRACE to You

January 15, 2015 by

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Recent and potential terrorist attacks in France currently dominate the news cycle. Analysts, experts, and commentators discuss and debate the facts, often with skewed and confused perspectives on Islam, and offer a variety of political and emotional responses. It’s no surprise that every time tragedy occurs—especially at the hands of Islamic terrorists—the world struggles to […]

Religious Liberty vs. Erotic Liberty — Religious Liberty is Losing | AlbertMohler.com

January 12, 2015 by

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Barely five days after The New York Times ran a major news article on the firing of Atlanta’s fire chief for his views on homosexuality, a major Times opinion writer declared that religious liberty is a fine thing, so long as it is restricted to “pews, homes, and hearts” — far from public consequence. The […]

America awaits justices’ action on same-sex marriage | Baptist Press

January 9, 2015 by

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WASHINGTON (BP) — The wait for the U.S. Supreme Court to announce it is ready to provide a verdict on same-sex marriage may be near an end. Then again, it may not. The justices are scheduled to meet in a private conference Jan. 9, when they will consider appeals of lower-court decisions in favor of […]

What online classes are really like | SBC Voices

January 9, 2015 by

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At the end of January I start my fifteenth class towards my M.Div at Southern Seminary. I’ve done everything from Systematic Theology, Introductions to the Old and New Testaments, Church History, Greek, and Hebrew. A few classes were considered “on campus” because, apart from the online portion, I had to travel to Louisville for a […]

Decency, Pluralism, and the Christian Response to Charlie Hebdo | Andrew T. Walker

January 9, 2015 by

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Last night, The Weekly Standard tweeted “Print Free or Die” with a picture of the prophet Muhammed, whose physical iconography is the purported reason that the terrorist attacks were carried out in the first place. Always willing to play the part of social media provocateur, I readied myself to re-tweet that image myself, ready to […]

Theological Extremism in a Secular Age | AlbertMohler.com

January 9, 2015 by

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This is an edited transcript of The Briefing podcast from early Thursday morning, January 8, 2015. The war on terror took on a savage new face yesterday when two gunmen entered the headquarters of a French satirical newspaper known as Charlie Hebdo and opened fire, killing 12 people—10 people connected with the newspaper and two […]

What would Jesus say to someone like Leelah Alcorn? | ERLC.COM

January 7, 2015 by

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On December 28, 2014, a 17-year-old high school student apparently committed suicide after a difficult journey with confusion over gender identity. In his suicide note, Josh Alcorn said that since he was four years old he felt like “a girl trapped inside a boy’s body.” Because of this Josh desired to be called Leelah and […]

Our Battle Against Religious Persecution Is Floun… | Christianity Today

January 7, 2015 by

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Rep. Frank Wolf, human rights champion, calls on evangelicals to intensify the fight for religious liberty. Interview by Timothy C. Morgan/ January 6, 2015 After 34 years in Congress, Frank Wolf, the renowned gadfly for human rights and religious liberty, retires in January. But this 75-year-old won’t be browsing Golfsmith for clubs. He’s more likely […]

MISSIONS: How God is at work in Abidjan | Baptist Press

January 7, 2015 by

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Ivory Coast was the country of focus for the 2014 International Mission Study by Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU). Find resources to support the study at wmu.com/IMS and imb.org/ims. ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (BP)– As I pored over news stories to prepare for the trip to Ivory Coast, not much of the nation’s recent storyline […]