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Why Women Are Not Pastors, Pt. II
“Expectantly, I got all kinds of pushback from the first Why Women Are Not Pastors post… The few good conversations I did have were strictly about the Bible texts (which is my goal, by the way). One of the common objections to the conclusion that women are not to take on pastoral positions dealt with Paul’s teaching on head coverings.. Yep… head coverings. Not pastoral positions.. But I rolled with it.” Click image below to read full post.
I’m Fine Calling Myself a Calvinist
“I have yet to find any compelling reason not to agree with Calvinism. Maybe I’m not educated enough. Maybe I just haven’t found the bad theology yet. I’m still waiting… Now, when I mention Calvinism I am alluding to the TULIP. I’m not saying John Calvin is our savior. And you can certainly be saved without being a Calvinist. I want to hear substantial arguments against the actual doctrines of Calvinism. Where is the substance, the evidence, and objective mistakes within Calvinism?” Click image below to read full post.
God Used Metal Music to Draw Me Close
“Metal music is a part of me. Many other genres of music make my playlists today. Metal is still one of them. Since this genre is an acquired tase that usually makes people throw up, I don’t flaunt this about me. I’m really not ashamed to say I listen to metal, because it’s a part of my testimony. God used metal music to draw me closer to himself.” Click image below to read full post.