Posted On December 1, 2014

The Daily Roundup: 1 December 2014

by | Dec 1, 2014 | Biblical Worldview, Uncategorized

How Can Jesus be God and Man? (Part 1) – “Equally amazing to the doctrine of the Trinity is the doctrine of the Incarnation–that Jesus Christ is God and man, yet one person, forever. As J.I. Packer has said: “Here are two mysteries for the price of one – the plurality of persons within the unity of God, and the union of Godhead and manhood in the person of Jesus…Nothing in fiction is so fantastic as is this truth of the Incarnation,” writes contemporary theologian J.I. Packer.”

3 Old Testament Examples of Knowing “What Time It Is” – “What does it mean to know ”what time it is” biblically? It means the Christian leader will stand apart from worldly conceptions of leadership by the way he or she inhabits the world of the Bible. A proper understanding of where we are in the grand sweep of history, according to Scripture, impacts our ethical decisions.”

God’s Immediate Authority – “If we couldn’t do what God commands in the Bible unless a formal pastor or teaching body in the church first told us what it means, God would essentially be gagged and we would be in a situation that is ripe for corruption.”

The State of Theology: The Good Book – “The State of Theology survey shows that Americans prefer a tamed and domesticated God. The State of Theology survey also shows they prefer a tamed and domesticated Word of God. Just as a tamed God is really not God at all, so, too, a tamed Bible is really not the Bible at all.”

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