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Love and Hell

September 1, 2015

Theology_Matters Love and Hell Many people have difficulty reconciling the Bible’s teaching about hell with the love of God. How can a God who is love consign anyone to an eternity of torment? As long as we think of hell as an expression of divine love, we will never be able to answer this question. Hell is not a reflection of God’s love—it...

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  • Practical Theology September 1, 2015

Practical Theology: Male and Female

March 1, 2021

Practical Theology for today's daily devotional from Moody Bible Institute: When Adam and Eve were created, God made them male and female(Gen. 1:27).

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  • Redemption March 1, 2021

A Piece of Work

May 1, 2011

Theology_Matters A Piece of Work “What a piece of work is a man,” William Shakespeare wrote, “how noble in reason, how infinite in faculties, in form and moving how express and admirable, in action how like an angel, in apprehension how like a god!” Yet in the same soliloquy Shakespeare also describes humanity as the “quintessence of dust.”...

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  • Practical Theology May 1, 2011

The Importance of Jesus’ Body

June 1, 2012

Theology_Matters The Importance of Jesus’ Body During its first two centuries, the early church took special care to protect the doctrine of Christ’s nature. They rejected the idea that Jesus was merely a human teacher (known as Ebionism), or was a human on whom the Holy Spirit descended (known as Adoptionism). They also rejected the opposite...

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  • Practical Theology June 1, 2012

Divine Judgment

August 1, 2011

Theology_Matters Divine Judgment The phrase “Day of the Lord” is often used in Scripture to refer to a period of divine judgment. In his book, The Great Doctrines of the Bible, William Evans notes that this phrase refers to “a wide panorama of world transforming events, extending over a vast period of time.” These cataclysmic events ultimately...

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  • Practical Theology August 1, 2011

The Invisibility of God

December 1, 2013

Theology_Matters The Invisibility of God The classic hymn begins, “Immortal, invisible, God only wise, / in light inaccessible, hid from our eyes.” This echoes 1 Timothy 6:15–16, which says that God is: “immortal and who lives in unapproachable light, whom no one has seen or can see.” Earlier this epistle describes God as “the King eternal,...

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  • Practical Theology December 1, 2013

Our Vagabond God

November 1, 2015

Theology_Matters Our Vagabond God The Bible frequently describes God’s people as exiles. This was the way the patriarch Jacob saw himself. He described his life as a pilgrimage (Gen. 47:9). Like Abraham, Jacob lived in the land God had promised to give him as an alien (Heb. 11:13). The church has also been called to the pilgrim life. We...

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