Posts with the category “great-questions-answered”
"What Should I Look for in a Church?" – Part 1
by Scott Wakefield on October 24th, 2021
Essential? Conviction? Opinion? / What Church are we Talking About? / The Church Defined: A Called Out People Always Rediscovering its Purpose as Redeemed Witnesses to the Kingdom of God / (First Draft of) The Essential Marks of a Biblical Church
"A Long Overdue Introduction to Great Questions Answered"
by Scott Wakefield on September 12th, 2021
Background; Vision; Not All Questions Carry Equal Weight; Sometimes I Will Simplify, but Don’t Count on It; Published Biweekly; Always Aiming for "Biblical"; Sometimes Also Aiming for More Explanation; All the While Remembering that Exegesis and Theology Determine Apologetics
"Is Samesex Marriage Biblical?"
by Scott Wakefield on August 22nd, 2021
To answer “Is Samesex Marriage Biblical?”, we need to answer 4 questions, in this order:
- Why did God create humans?
- Why did God create marriage?
- Does the Bible say homosexual behavior/practice is sinful?
- Does samesex marriage fit with God’s purpose for humanity or marriage?
"Is Church Membership Biblical?"
by Scott Wakefield on August 14th, 2021
The New Testament teaches nothing akin to the free-range Christianity many espouse today and evidences the exact opposite—it only knows of Christians who are part of a local body of believers who are named, tracked, cared for, and held accountable to Christlikeness and Kingdom mission.