Category Archives: Christian Doctrine

The Cross and the Resurrection

The most important event in human history is the cross and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Everything else pales by comparison. Death was defeated by the resurrection, but Justice was satisfied by His death on the cross, and you … Continue reading

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Communion and the Lord’s Day

My family and I have been attending a Brethren Assembly for just around a year now. We have found it a wonderful church; the people are friendly, and the teaching is bible-based and solid. One thing that bothered me from … Continue reading

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II Thessalonians and the Sign of the Antichrist

Years ago, while reading through 2 Thessalonians 2, I was struck by the fact that there is an apparent contradiction between verses 2-4 and 6-8. I also noticed that Dispensationalists use verses 6-8 to prove a pre-Tribulation rapture, while Post … Continue reading

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The First Sign of the Antichrist (Part 2)

After writing my last post, I am aware that some will balk at what I am saying. Some will attack my motives, like my mother, when I told her that I had discovered that God is not against polygamy, responded … Continue reading

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Marriage in the Modern World

(Or, the first sign of the Antichrist) Do you remember the story of when Jacob, the father of Israel, was leaving his father-in-law with his two wives? Do you remember how Rachel, though she was leaving with the man of … Continue reading

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Problems with Dispensationalists

I have been listening lately to Ed Hindson (On Crosstalk) and Andy Woods, found at the radio page of Worldview Weekend. I also frequently listen to Amir Tsarfati, a Jewish Christian from Israel. First-off I have to say that there … Continue reading

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Christmas Wishes

You know I had to interrupt myself.  I was working on another article about biblical End Times prophecy, but it is Christmas, and I think I want to focus on the coming of the Messiah for a moment. The word … Continue reading

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The meaning of the story of Jephthah’s daughter

You know, we are told that all Scripture was written for our learning (Romans 15:4), and we are also told that reading of Scripture is profitable, and even necessary, for the people of God to grow to maturity in Christ … Continue reading

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The Sinner’s Prayer and Salvation

[Having reflected on this article for several days after writing it, I realized that I may have left the impression that we can only be saved if we keep the law!  Nothing could be further from the truth!  None of … Continue reading

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A Summer of Insanity

It has been a while since I have written for Housetops. It has been a long, crazy summer! What with a pile of jobs around the house, vacation, and overtime at work, there is little time to write. Oh yeah, … Continue reading

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