3 Crucial Reasons Why Holding to PSA (Penal Substitution Atonement) is Legitimate

1. Only Exclusive PSA is Problematic Justice can be both restorative and retributive; these complementary aspects of authentic justice are not mutually exclusive. Rather, the two aspects belong together in order to comprise and demonstrate a well-rounded justice. Penal Substitution Atonement can harmoniously coexist with other Atonement views, such as Medical Substitution, Christus Victor, Aikido …

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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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Recommended Charities to Bless in 2018

"...[without] charity, I am nothing" (1 Corinthians 13). Lamb's Harbinger's top recommended Charities for 2018: Your Local Church Benevolence Fund Your Local Church Fund for Pastors' Financial and Spiritual Health. Authentic Christianity: [Donate] The biblical church is a living organism, in contrast to an organization or an institution. This disallows the traditional clergy-laity division, and …

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How to Fulfill the Great Commission

Fulfilling the Great Commission = Making Disciples (declaring/teaching, baptizing, becoming like Jesus) — Matthew 28:19-20 >You don’t have to be perfect to make disciples of Jesus. So stop focusing on how sinful you are, and instead focus on how great, good and glorious Jesus is! >You don’t have to know everything to make disciples of …

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