Category Doctrine

Do not be “unequally yoked.”

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I wanna be like you! God has always desired His people to be separate and distinct from the world. Unfortunately, this has always been a struggle because man naturally strives for acceptance. Why? Because it’s easier to hide in the…

A call to separation

A. W. Pink
The following is from A. W. Pink’s “A call to separation” “Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers; for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?” (2 Cor. 6:14-18) This passage gives utterance…

Election by A. W. Pink

A. W. Pink
A. W. Pink English independent Baptist. Pink studied briefly at Moody Bible Institute, pastored churches in the USA and Australia, and returned to England in 1934. His last 12 years were in Lewis, Scotland, writing the Studies in the Scriptures, his monthly expository digest,…

The Sufferings of Paul

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Did Paul suffer more than we realize? 2 Timothy 3:12 – “Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution.” 1 Peter 4:16 – “Yet if anyone suffers as a Christian, let him not be…

What is the Belgic Confession of Faith?

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The oldest of the doctrinal standards of the Reformed Churches of the Netherlands is the Confession of Faith, most commonly known as the Belgic Confession, following the seventeenth-century Latin designation Confessio Belgica. “Belgica” referred to the Lowlands or the whole…

Wrong Doctrines Taught

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I was once attending a church, to which the Pastor taught heresy and other errors. He ultimately was forced to resign and the church grew exponentially after his departure. It should be noted that any position must be supported by…

Are Christians required to tithe?

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Positions on giving Let’s begin by making a few statements, and then follow up by reviewing what the Bible states. First – In both the Old and New Testaments, giving to God, the church, and others has always been “free…