"I was instructed to call it unholy spiritual love”
Is the women’s ordination issue simply a distraction from our mission; something that we should ignore and maybe it will go away?
I see that sometimes the bond of faith fellowship is not as strong as ethnic and political bonds.
Your sister NPUC churches feel it is helpful to communicate these concerns to the delegates in order that they might understand the grave concern among members over this nomination.
"No organizational unit has a right, unilaterally, to take decisions on important matters or depart from decisions taken by units at a higher level of structure with wider authority."
In a vigorously contested NPUC constituency meeting in Portland Oregon, John Freedman was elected as president of the Union.
So is it only religious people that "seek to change times and laws," or can the secular, atheistic Left also change times and laws?
“The more we go through this Discipleship Handbook the more convinced we are that God had his hand directing this project. The topics and explanations are essential, succinct, and clear enough for any to understand.”
Sadly, the West, including the United States, is rapidly losing its traditional supportive view toward freedom of speech.
It all adds up. The pieces fit together logically and harmoniously.
Mark was written only 14 years after the death of Christ.
Was there really a gap of 40 years between Jesus’ death and the writing of the first gospel? When were the gospels written?
The plan of redemption is the ultimate demonstration, to a watching universe, which includes unfallen angels and unfallen worlds, of the true character of God.
One of the best proofs of the historicity of the worldwide Flood described in Scripture is the subsequent Ice Age that left clear traces around the world.
Ellen White's strong counsel against masturbation has often been cited as evidence that she was guided by the attitudes of her Victorian times rather than inspired by the Holy Spirit. But a recent scientific study hints at an important verification of her counsel.
But perhaps the best argument for the historicity of Jesus is Christianity itself. How was Jesus able to inspire a movement if he never existed? For the first 250 years of Christianity, there was no worldly advantage in being a follower of Jesus, only the very real possibility of persecution, imprisonment, and martyrdom.
The fossil record, far from supporting Darwinian evolution, confirms the truthfulness and accuracy of the Word of God, and the historicity of the worldwide Genesis Flood.
If you have a fish and you want a horse, no amount of DNA copying mistakes will get you from the fish to the horse.