What Is Essential for Salvation?
Have you ever wondered what the essential elements are that make someone a child of God?
Whether they profess Jesus as their Savior?
Whether they were baptized in the right way?
What day they attend worship services?
The Lie That Led To Penal Substitution Theology
God is the Creator who built all reality—space, time, energy, matter, and life. His laws are the laws that reality is constructed to operate upon; the laws of gravity, physics, thermodynamics, health, and the moral laws. These are fixed principles upon which life is constructed to exist.Read More
Sabbath — Imposed Rule or Design for Life?
I have many friends who were raised Seventh-day Adventist and were taught to observe the Bible Sabbath from Friday sunset to Saturday sunset—the same Sabbath hours the Jewish people observe. But many of them have found the day to be a day of restriction, a day filled with lists of all the things they cannot do.Read More
Truth — How It Unfolds and Advances
Do you want to be a person of truth, someone who loves the truth, who is able to comprehend the truth and move forward in truth as it is revealed?
The Bible tells us that those who are lost are lost because “they refused to love the truth and so be saved” (2 Thessalonians 2:10).Read More
Sincerity in Rule Keeping Can Destroy
In the 1964 epic movie, Zulu, starring Michael Caine, the battle of Rorke’s Drift is depicted. This battle occurred in South Africa in 1879 during the Anglo-Zulu war. The movie depicts the true events of 150 wounded and sick British Soldiers, successfully defending themselves against 4,000 Zulu warriors.Read More
Transgender People and Our Community – A Rational Understanding and Approach
Over the last several years, there has been much in the press about transgender individuals, transgender rights, and legislators battling over various issues (public bathrooms, etc.). In my practice, I have had a number of patients who are transgender, and even more family members of transgender individuals struggling with some aspect of this issue.Read More
Alzheimer’s, Cholesterol, and Genetics – How to Reduce Your Risk for Dementia
It has been known for more than two decades that elevated cholesterol was associated with increased risk for Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). It is also known that the ApoE gene produces a protein that transports fats, including cholesterol, into brain cells.Read More