Tag Archives: false teaching

The Word: Romans 16:17-18

 I appeal to you, brothers, to watch out for those who cause divisions and create obstacles contrary to the doctrine that you have been taught; avoid them.  For such persons do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own appetites, and by … Continue reading

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Quick Critique of A.D. Episode 2 (The Errors Continue)

I’ve now endured the second episode of A.D. I’m not sure how much more of this I can take. The same big problem that plagued episode 1, also plagued the second episode: so many additions to the historical narrative.

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Two Easy to Spot Problems with The Prayer of Jabez

Recently a friend asked me what I knew about The Prayer of Jabez. I’d never considered writing about it before now because I thought it was already played out. It was popular when I was in college (which was some … Continue reading

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10 Reasons for Biblical Literacy

The Christian church today (as it always has been) is buffeted by false doctrines. This is no surprise, since the New Testament repeatedly warned us this would happen. But when I look at the problem and try to discern the … Continue reading

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Two Important Podcasts from F4F: Andy Stanley Attacks Biblical Church Model, Promotes Postmodern Retelling of Church History

These two podcasts from Fighting for the Faith are so important. Andy Stanley is an incredibly popular pastor with a massive Atlanta church. But in his latest sermon serious he’s making some grave errors and accusations against truth and the … Continue reading

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The Word: 1 Timothy 1:3-7

As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons not to teach any different doctrine, nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: Red Lights, Skip These Songs on Sunday and Marcus Borg

There’s been some great stuff published online recently about false teaching, worship and theology. So here’s the latest Don’t Miss List.

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