Tag Archive | theology

Jonathan Edwards Resolutions, New Years or Otherwise

Thinking of New Year’s Resolutions? Well, consider Jonathan Edwards Resolutions. Edwards is considered by many to be the greatest theologian America has ever produced. I grabbed the below from Desiring God Ministries. Pastor Piper is an expert on Edwards. ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Being sensible that I am unable to do anything without God’s help, I do humbly […]

The Founder’s Faith 4

Unitarianism and John Adams Although the battle seems to be between who was a deist and who was an orthodox Christian the situation is actually a bit more complicated because Unitarianism was a significant factor at least in early New England, especially around Boston. For a more through explanation on Unitarianism please click on the […]

Not the Way it Should be, Thoughts on Hurricane Sandy

And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves; but he was asleep. And they went and woke him, saying, “Save us, Lord; we are perishing.” And he said to them, “Why are you afraid, O you of little faith?” Then he rose and […]

The Faith of the Founders 3

The argument regarding the faith of the founders is essentially between Christian orthodoxy and what was is called deism. A good modern definition of deism from Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry: Deism is the teaching that God exists, that he created the universe and everything in it, but that he stopped being involved in the […]