Posts in Theology
Why I Am A Calvinist: Unconditional Election

This doctrine single handedly transformed the way that I look at salvation. When I encountered this doctrine it shocked me to my theological core. Yet the shock was not that someone taught this doctrine. I knew of many weird doctrines that people believed and taught about the Bible but when I looked into them I quickly found that they did not have the support of the scriptures themselves. Yet this doctrine leaped off the pages of scripture at me once my heart was prepared to accept it.

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That's Just Your Interpretation... And Other Such Nonsense

You have heard it before while discussing theology: “Well that is just your interpretation.” Or, if you declare a passage to be clear on a subject, you might hear: “If this passage is so clear then why are there so many people who don’t believe that it says that?” But these statement, while they are appealing on the surface, harbor serious epistemological problems for the Christian.

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