About two years ago, I had to clarify my beliefs regarding demonic influence to a friend who decided to end our friendship due to my hobby of playing World of Warcraft. I know there are many who live with a heightened fear of the dark side, either due to experience with spirits or a wandering imagination. But, I think that much of the average American Christian fear is based more on what we don’t know, than what we do. Don’t mistake me. What the Bible reveals about the demonic world is scary, but rarely do I see people fear what they should. Instead, they are phobic about speculative theories based on Occult writings and magical lore more than on the truthful Word of God.… Read More What I believe about demonic activity (Part 1)
If God had placed Adam in the Garden and provided for all his needs, without also providing the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil, he would have been no better than a slave owner. God knew that to care for a man without giving him the choice to leave, is owning a slave. Without the tree, Adam would have had no choice in the matter; no freedom. That is not good, and God is good.… Read More God Loves Freedom
I will not jump on the bandwagon and comment about the “irresponsibility” and “thoughtlessness” of the ill being present in public situations. We have become overbalanced on that issue. The church needs to hear some shouting on the other side of the scale to which I’ll lend my voice. WHY ARE WE AFRAID OF THE SICK? I think if you weigh your answer, you’ll find it wanting.… Read More If You are Sick, Please Stay Away!