Tag Archives: Satan

Mark Driscoll’s Demons – the false doctrine of the Mars Hill demon trials

Mark Driscoll and his various churches’ leadership teams hold demon trials, claiming to be able to bind demons and order them around. From this report and some of the comments in response, though, it turns out that it’s the Christians who attend … Continue reading

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He Gave Her the Number to the Rejection Hotline

[From the archives] *** Our son graduated college last May and is spending the year as a youth intern at a church here in town, so he’s living with us rather than trying to make his extremely meager salary cover … Continue reading

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Rape Drugs, Roadside Stands, and Human Trafficking: There Are No Innocent Bystanders

[From the archives.] *** Un-Innocent Bystanders Earlier this month my son and I attended a conference entitled The Church and Human Trafficking. It made me think about Adam and Eve, but not the part about how everything was sinless and … Continue reading

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Such A Wicked, Wicked Child!

[This is the first part of a series on what the Bible teaches about our standing with God. Today’s post concerns God’s love and the fact that – despite sinning – we are always in God’s good pleasure. Tomorrow, part … Continue reading

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(Black) Friday Rewind – 11/23/12

[This article first appeared as a guest post at Kim Kirby’s Kingdom Civics last February. I thought it fit well for Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping days in America.] Being Targeted Everyone wants to be wanted, right? We … Continue reading

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Bullies and Jesus

Bullying is bad. I should know. You probably think I’m about to go into a story from my childhood about how I was bullied in school. Well, I could. But I’m not going to. You see, while it’s true I was … Continue reading

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I Gave Her the Number to the Rejection Hotline

Our son graduated college last May and is spending the year as a youth intern at a church here in town, so he’s living with us rather than trying to make his extremely meager salary cover a rent payment every … Continue reading

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