What is the relationship of apologetics and discipleship? Many believers falsely thought in the past that apologetics had no use in the area of discipleship. They thought discipleship is just sharing the gospel, that’s all. I don’t think so. Even during the time of Jesus and the apostles they were already incorporating apologetics in the…Continue reading Apologetics & Discipleship: Do They Go Together?
This practice of same-gender sex has been going on ever since Adam and Eve sinned. It has already become part of every major culture in this world for centuries like Mesopotamia, Assyria, Rome, and others. In 1970, two male students at the University of Minnesota made some news when they were denied a marriage license.…Continue reading The Bible & Homosexuality from an Evangelical Perspective
Recent news from the social media left many believers thinking. A couple of prominent believers turned away from their faith (that is, apostatize) by doubting the Lord Jesus in their lives. What happened? How can this be? The answers will many times depend on someone’s preconceived theological worldview. A Classic Calvinist would immediately conclude they…Continue reading Apostasy & Suicide: A Believer’s Response
There are many so-called Christians today who believed that water baptism can also “saved” us. They use at least eighteen pet passages in which one of these mentions about being “born of water” in John 3:5. So what does “born of water” mean in Jesus’ context? Many are saying that this is a clear proof…Continue reading Born of Water and the Spirit: Does Water Baptism Saved Us?
There are many young Filipino believers who are now made aware of this new Filipino Bible translation introduced today by the Philippine Bible Society (PBS) as “Pinoy Version” translated by a group of respected Filipino Bible translators under the care of Dr. Anicia del Corro, PBS’s Translation Consultant. According to the Philippine Bible Society, “the…Continue reading The Pinoy “Millennial” Version of the NT Bible: A Brief Review