Tag Archives: providence

Cessationism, Continuationism and Charismaticism (Video)

I’m a cessationist. I think anyone who has been reading my blog for any time at all realizes that. But I hope that whether you are also a cessationist or are a charismatic (and especially if you aren’t sure) you’ll … Continue reading

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Problems and Providence

I had emergency surgery two nights ago to remove my gallbladder. It was my fifth or sixth attack, but having never experienced a gallbladder attack before it took weeks for me to realize it wasn’t just an injury from working … Continue reading

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Why Should a Christian Think about Purim?

Tonight at sundown, the Jewish holiday Purim begins. I’m not Jewish so I’m not celebrating it, but I think it is worth understanding. Purim commemorates the defeat of Haman, who plotted to eradicate the Jewish people in ancient Persia. Remember … Continue reading

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