Miscellaneous (Page 9)

Miscellaneous (Page 9)

The Legacy of the Reformation

The Legacy of the Reformation Text: Acts 8:1-8 As we have said already, and as many of you are aware, the date remembered as the catalyst for the Protestant Reformation is October 31, 1517. On that day, when a troubled Augustinian monk named Martin Luther, addressed the abuses he saw with indulgences and to some degree papal authority, gave momentum to something that had…

Sola Scriptura

Sola Scriptura Text: 2 Timothy 3:16-17 For centuries the medieval system of the Roman Catholic Church dominated Europe. In spite of one a handful of valiant efforts, it continued to choke almost all spiritual light within Europe. However, under God, the Protestant reformers achieved what seemed impossible because of one primary difference of approach – they gave the…

The Crucifixion of Christ

The Crucifixion of Christ Text: John 19:16-37 An article published this morning reported on the crucifixion re-enactment in the Philippines. “Screaming in pain, Filipino devotees had themselves nailed to wooden crosses to mimic the suffering of Jesus Christ on Good Friday in Asia’s largest Roman Catholic nation. Church leaders have spoken against the annual practice…