What Do We Do With God’s Old Testament Laws? Part 1

  President Barack Obama stated in 2006, “Which passages of Scripture should guide our public policy? Should we go with Leviticus, which suggests slavery is Ok and that eating shellfish is abomination? How about Deuteronomy, which suggests stoning your child if he strays from the faith? Or should we just stick to the Sermon on … Read moreWhat Do We Do With God’s Old Testament Laws? Part 1

First Fear, Then Wisdom: What Do We Do With God’s OT Laws? Part 2

  The fuzzy minds of modern religious thought seems paralyzed with twisted fantasies of FREEDOM from God’s commands instead of FREEDOM TO OBEY God’s even harder and higher demands of Jesus Christ! Listen Jesus did not lower the bar, He raised it. Men are not naturally good people and please God, BUT ARE SLAVES OF … Read moreFirst Fear, Then Wisdom: What Do We Do With God’s OT Laws? Part 2

Why Rules? What Do We Do With God’s Old Testament Laws? Part 3

People have a hard time with the laws of God and his ancient government from the Old Testament. Deut 21 and other laws cause people to overreact to God’s goodness and justice without understanding the fairness of God. People cannot think like God, and most don’t even try to. The cultural context always opens people’s … Read moreWhy Rules? What Do We Do With God’s Old Testament Laws? Part 3