Biblical considerations for an inclusive view of salvation

Biblical considerations for an inclusive view of salvation — Read on rachelheldevans.com/blog/bible-inclusive-salvation-heaven-hell ______________________ OTHER RESOURCES: C. S. Lewis’ Emeth: An Illustration of Inclusive Salvation What About Those Who Have Not Heard?Universalism and “The Devil’s Redemption” | Jesus Creed

Lamb’s Harbinger’s Top Spiritual Influencers

For a heart-focused discipleship that promotes brain science's role in building community, healing emotionally, breaking addictions and compulsions, maturing relationally & spiritually, and understanding personal spiritual warfare, as well as leading others through advanced spiritual matters (ex. SRA survivors, DD, etc.): For teachings on the Church being authentic to its Scriptural descriptions and prescriptions as a living …

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Romans 5:12 Series | Dr. Michael Heiser

Here is the series of posts on Romans 5:12. I do not take the traditional view — that the verse is about the transmission of Adamic guilt. I think it is inserted into the text. However, all humans are sinners (presuming they are allowed to live) and in need of Christ for salvation (i.e., salvation …

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Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 4

Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 1 Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 2 Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 3 Walking through the biblical Letter to the Colossians, one discovers God has provided Christian believers true and powerful defenses of the Christian faith against Gnosticism. What is Gnosticism, and why does it …

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Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 3

In the course of studying the Letter to the Colossians, one quickly notices the Apostle Paul gives a powerful and truthful defense of the Christian faith against gnosticism. "Jesus is better than special knowledge" is the theme of the epistle. Colossians: Jesus is Better than Special Knowledge, Part 1 -- Paul communicates joy and thanks for the …

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Transhumanism & Genetic Engineering / Enhancement vs. Christian Ethics

Christians like Elijah Thompson see nothing wrong with genetic engineering. Mr. Thompson writes articles such as "Why You Should Genetically Engineer Your Children." But, as most advocates of genetic engineering do, Mr. Thompson disregards foundational elements of the Christian understanding of humanity, namely our mortality and “The Curse.” When I asked the writer about his …

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The (True) Theory of Everything

The Bible presents the truth about human existence and the universe in which we find it. 1 Created Universe The physical universe was brought into being by the self-existing, uncaused and limitless God who can create "out of nothing." That Creator is the 1st and the rightful King of the physical universe, and He dwells in …

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Psychedelics, Psychotropics and Spiritual Enlightenment

Psychedelic drugs are being evaluated for their medical benefit in treating mental disorders, reports NPR's Diane Rehm. With about 1/4 of the U.S. population suffering from some form of mental illness, chances are either you or someone in your family has displayed signs of mental disorder. Shame drives both parents and individual sufferers from confronting the …

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