But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

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[In rejecting Kevin Giles' accusation of ESS as subordinationism] Giles is right that all three persons are engaged in all of God's works and ways. However, only the Son—not the Father, nor the Holy Spirit— entered into hypostatic union with our humanity, and he did so forever. ... His...

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Wednesday, 27 June 2018 02:36

On Multiculturalism

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What is "Multiculturalism"? Many countries today hold to "multiculturalism," but it is not so easy to get a precise definition of the term from them. The term simply means "a theory of many cultures," but besides this it is unclear exactly what it means. In some circles, multiculturalism is...

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Thursday, 07 June 2018 19:34

Response: On Emergentism and Consciousness

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On Creation.com, Paul Price wrote an article arguing that consciousness cannot be a property that emerges from matter. According to Price, consciousness has the property of freedom of choice, while emergent properties are solely derived from laws of nature, and therefore do not have real freedom....

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Defining Evangelicalism [cont'd] The second pillar of the Bebbington Quadrilateral, Activism, seems to be something that does not actually distinguish Evangelicalism as a separate movement, but rather it is meant to emphasize one major focus of Evangelicalism. In that sense, it seems that...

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In the beginning, before all the "woke" activism began in the ostensibly orthodox Reformed circles, there was some measure of unity within the American Reformed churches. Sure, it cannot be denied that racism was present here and there, an evil lurking in the shadows ready to erupt when the right...

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Saturday, 26 May 2018 00:49

On privilege and the new gospel of woke activism

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Here are two interesting articles on the topic: No, I Won't Check My Privilege: The Left's Latest Pejorative is racist, sexist, and stifling of honest debate Atonement as Activism: The Great Awokening

Authors: Daniel C...

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Saturday, 26 May 2018 00:42

Sermon: Charity and Liberty (1 Cor. 8)

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Here is the sermon I had preached on May 6 2018 at Providence Reformed Presbyterian Church, continuing my series on the book of 1 Corinthians, entitled "Charity and Liberty."

Authors: Daniel C...

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Sunday, 15 April 2018 01:29

Sermon: Waiting on God (Psalm 130-131)

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Here is the sermon I had preached this morning at Providence Reformed Presbyterian Church, from Psalm 130-131, entitled Waiting on God.

Authors: Daniel C...

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Sunday, 15 April 2018 01:24

Evangelical racial SJWs and their deception

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In light of the so-called MLK50 Conference, heavily promoted by the New Calvinists, and which claimed to be all about "racial reconciliation" but seemingly ended up causing a whole lot of confusion and division within the church, Dr. James White had posted a response to one strongly worded article...

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Friday, 30 March 2018 19:35

The Jubilee and justice

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“You shall count seven weeks of years, seven times seven years, so that the time of the seven weeks of years shall give you forty-nine years. Then you shall sound the loud trumpet on the tenth day of the seventh month. On the Day of Atonement you shall sound the trumpet throughout all your...

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Saturday, 24 March 2018 19:48

Sermon: Kingdom Contentment

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Here is the sermon I had preached on March 11th 2018, on 1 Corinthians 7:17-40, entitled Kingdom Contentment.

Authors: Daniel C...

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As we move towards comparing and contrasting Reformed piety with Evangelical piety, we must first define these two sides. After all, both the terms "Reformed" and "Evangelical" have been used and understood in many different ways by many different people. Some have used the term "Reformed" to refer...

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Saturday, 17 March 2018 02:14

On Reformed Piety

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What is Reformed piety? Or is there such a thing as Reformed piety, as distinct from Evangelical piety? For those of us who do not identify as "Evangelicals," and that even before the term has become politicized during and after the election of US President Donald Trump, we do see a difference...

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Just last year, a book came out on the topic of theistic evolution. Coming in at almost a thousand pages, this book aims to be a comprehensive rebuttal of theistic evolution, at least as taught by Biologos. I have read the book, and decided to do a review and analysis of the book, which can be read...

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Friday, 02 February 2018 18:47

The myth of the Medieval Flat earth belief

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The myth that a flat earth was part of Christian doctrine in the Middle Ages appears to have originated with Sir Francis Bacon (1561-1626), who wrongly claimed that geographers had been put on trial for impiety after asserting the contrary. There were a few authentic flatearthers in late antiquity,...

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Wednesday, 31 January 2018 23:37

The error of Vincent Cheung, explicated

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Vincent Cheung is a heretic, because he holds that God is the author of sin. But first, what is the meaning of the phrase "author of sin," and what does Cheung mean when he say that God is the "author of sin"? The traditional meaning of the term "author of sin" is understood in relation to its use...

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Friday, 26 January 2018 14:25

Summer White Jaeger: Why Feminism Can't Save You

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Last year, Summer White Jaeger, the daughter of apologist Dr. James White, gave a talk on the topic of Feminism with mention of Critical Race Theory as it affects the church. It is an interesting talk which can be heard here. [Source]

Authors: Daniel C...

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Friday, 19 January 2018 16:48

WHI, racist anti-racism and practical Christianity

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And he made from one man every nation of mankind to live yon all the face of the earth, having determined allotted periods and the boundaries of their dwelling place, (Acts 17:26) In light of the recent racist post by White Horse Inn under the Core Christianity brand, I thought it would be good to...

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Tuesday, 16 January 2018 18:22

Why Critical Race adherents cannot be trusted

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In the current day and age, Critical Race Theory has been put to use to supposedly correct "white privilege" and advocate for minorities. But in the quest to correct what they had perceived as a problem, half of which are legitimate and the other half an internalization of Marxism, they pushed for...

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Tuesday, 16 January 2018 05:07

The immoral assault on color-blindness

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[This is a write-up in defence of my claim that this article is essentially racist.]What is color-blindness? Well, what does it mean to say that justice is blind? It means that all men should be treated equally before the law, regardless of status, wealth, race, religion or any other factor....

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The quote below is specifically focused on Third World or Indigenous Theologies and hermeneutics, but I do think the principle here is generally applicable to many "Postcolonial" theories in any discipline. Accordingly they are unafraid to criticize global South Christians for “making the...

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Sunday, 31 December 2017 21:17

Contra Scott Price on Arminianism

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Scott Price, who runs a blog and FB page promoting supralapsarianism, recently posted on his wall, and re-posted a note in the FB group "I am a Supralapsarian" that seems to run in a certain errant direction. Now, I have not been following the controversy over the supposed "free will debate"...

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Tuesday, 26 December 2017 20:03

On Survival blogs

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[Note: This is a random thought and the closest link to anything is here] "Survival blogs" is the informal name given to blogs (or whatever other more contemporary social media platform) in which someone who has suffered some measure of abuse or neglect, spiritually, emotionally or otherwise,...

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Wednesday, 20 December 2017 02:06

One clarification concerning Vincent Cheung

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[Note:This post was written in response to someone with whom I am having a conversation. I have no wish to deal with Vincent Cheung any more than I already have. Those who have no idea who Vincent Cheung is, you are strongly encouraged to not read this]. My criticism of Vincent Cheung and his...

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Wednesday, 20 December 2017 00:02

Dealing with the problem of improper judging

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In my sermon on 1 Corinthians 6:1-11, I had mentioned the problem of improper judging which the Corinthian believers were engaging in. The solution to the problem of improper judging, of which suing other believer in court over trivial matters is one such manifestation (not the only manifestation)...

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