Removing “Son of God” from the Bible

There’s an interesting debate going on within Christian missions circles these days.  Wycliffe Bible Translators have taken out the term “Son of God” in the New Testament when referring to Jesus in their Arabic Bible translations.  They’ve done this because (they say)...

Heresy at Wheaton

Heresy is a big and dangerous word.  It’s used to define someone within a religious system as having errant beliefs.  A Hindu wouldn’t call a Buddhist a “heretic” they would just say that they have the wrong religion. You call someone inside your own religious...

That Funny thing called “Local Church.”

You know me – “Mr. I don’t call Myself a Christian” guy.  Several times a month someone will ask me this question; “So Carl, do you guy to a church in Denver?” Interesting they don’t ask me what they probably ask most other regular Christians. Which is “WHERE do...

The Power of Following

Question:  What was the message Jesus preached?  Answer:   The Kingdom of God is here. Question:  What did Jesus consistently ask potential disciples to do?  Answer: Follow Me. The language i grew up with was “I became a Christian in 1979 when I prayed to...