Category Archives: Problem Passages

Christian Phantasm…

…something that exists only in a Christian’s mind that is an illusion, a figment of the imagination. It is the boogeyman we call the flesh – that part of us we think is continually at war with the Spirit. At … Continue reading

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The Problem Stated

Very early on in my Christian experience, having accepted Jesus Christ as my Saviour as a child, followed by water baptism in my teens, I became painfully aware of a separation or gulf between God and myself. As much as I … Continue reading

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The Bondage of Romans 7

Romans 7 is one of the most debated passages in our Bible, especially verses 14-25. Some say that these verses describe the experience of an unregenerate soul, perhaps even one under conviction just prior to salvation, but not necessarily so. … Continue reading

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The Trouble with I John 1:9 (Part 1)

(Reinstating Sacrifices for Believers) Ever since our Lord Jesus Christ set us free from sin and death through His work on the Cross there has been a concerted effort by the enemies of our soul to keep us from experiencing … Continue reading

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I John 1:9 (Part 2)

(What Is 1 John 1:9 Really About?) Almost without exception, most of the New Testament letters were written to correct some doctrinal error that was being mingled with the Gospel message originally received and delivered by the apostles. In the … Continue reading

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