Southern Baptist Rediscovering Church Holidays!

Tonight my church had scheduled an Ash Wednesday service. While we always meet on Wednesdays and of course by extension on Ash Wednesday. My church has never observed a traditional Ash Wednesday service. My church like most southern Baptist churches do not celebrate lent or many of the traditional holidays. However, in the past fewContinue reading “Southern Baptist Rediscovering Church Holidays!”

The Lord Will Provide

And Abraham named that place The LORD Will Provide, so today it is said: “It will be provided on the LORD’s mountain.” (Gen 22:14) Genesis 22 presents the story of Abraham being told to take his son Isaac to a mountain to be sacrificed. This story troubles many who read it. Why would God askContinue reading “The Lord Will Provide”

Did Paul Practice Jewish Sacrifice After His Conversion?

Did Paul sacrifice animals and hold to Jewish law when he was in the temple after his conversion? This is a question that arises from the book of Acts. Two specific examples are the following two verses. “So Paul went to the Temple the next day with the other men. They had already started theContinue reading “Did Paul Practice Jewish Sacrifice After His Conversion?”