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Viewing Contemporary Culture Through the Eyes of Christ. Providing a critique of pop culture, analyzing secular trends, the media, and Western worldviews. The Scholar's Corner exists to challenge the Church to higher righteousness and to engage contemporary culture with the claims of Christ.

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Welcome to the Scholars Corner

Viewing Contemporary Culture Through the Eyes of Christ.
Providing a critique of pop culture, analyzing secular trends, the media, and Western worldviews. The Scholar's Corner exists to challenge the Church to higher righteousness and to engage contemporary culture with the claims of Christ.

The Tithe is by The Law, but Generosity is By Faith.

What I am about to say will frighten a lot of pastors who teach tithing to their congregations. Tithing is an old word meaning “giving one tenth.”  The Law of Moses required that all Covenant people give ten percent of their income (their herds, grain, oil, etc.) to God (Lev. 27:32) in order to feed and house the priests and the Levites (teachers of the Law - Num. 18.21). Jesus spoke about tithing, saying in Matthew 23:23 “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites!

Turning the other cheek? What it meant in its historical context

“You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’ But I say to you, Do not resist one who is evil. But if any one strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also; and if any one would sue you and take your coat, let him have your cloak as well; and if any one forces you to go one mile, go with him two miles. Give to him who begs from you, and do not refuse him who would borrow from you.

Sympathy for the Devil: Understanding Radical Islam and the Failure of Neo-Con Foreign Policy

Differences in Eastern and Western Views of War

If anyone would like a helpful primer on the motivations Middle Eastern society,  I cannot recommend highly enough a book given to me by a friend who worked at the NSA.  The book is called Balkan Ghosts, by Robert Kaplan, and while it is a travelog, it gives an invaluable history of the clash of East and West over the centuries, including insight into the different perceptions of

Strategies for Leaving The PC(USA) with Property Intact

The latest rulings by the supreme judicial committee of the Presbyterian Church(USA) have made an absolute mockery of their Book of Order and the votes of the General Assembly. The attempt to exert absolute control over the local churches gives lie to the appearance of tolerance that liberals so much advocate. If you disagree, you are still forced to accept the views of the elitist bureaucrats.

A Doctrine of Sanctification

A Summary Doctrine of Sanctification

(from the book:  Pardoned or Paroled?)

1]            God Alone is Righteous and God alone is Good:

Only in the LORD, it shall be said of me, are righteousness and strength; to him shall come and be ashamed, all who were incensed against him, (Isaiah 45:24, RSV).

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Viewing Contemporary Culture Through the Eyes of Christ.

Providing a critique of pop culture, analyzing secular trends, the media, and Western worldviews.

The Scholar's Corner exists to challenge the Church to higher righteousness and to engage contemporary culture with the claims of Christ.


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