Governed by God

S4E19 – Challenges to Christian Nationalism, Part 2

Today I continue a series on the topic of Christian Nationalism, specifically responding to common challenges to it. One of those challenges is: Won’t Christian rulers be tempted to use power to coerce others into becoming Christian? And can power even be used in a God-honoring way? At the end of the day, this challenge…

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The Legacy of Purim: Celebrating Jewish Deliverance through Ages. Conclusion of the Book of Esther

The riveting finale of the Book of Esther, chapters 8 through 10, tell us of the momentous events that see the Jews shift from peril to victory, culminating in the establishment of the Purim festival, still celebrated to this day,  of their miraculous deliverance that ensures the safety and prosperity of the Jews.  With God’s…

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S4E18 – Challenges to Christian Nationalism, Part 1

Today I begin a series on the topic of Christian Nationalism. While there are many other available podcasts that discuss what Christian Nationalism is, my focus is on responding to the challenges to Christian Nationalism. Most, if not all, of those challenges come from within the Christian community. For example, are we saying that the…

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S4E17 – Dawkins’ Dilemma

In this episode, I review and respond to an interview of Professor Richard Dawkins that took place near Easter. Professor Dawkins is a very outspoken atheist, having written numerous books against religion and against Christianity. In this interview, he reveals a very inconsistent and contradictory position: he loves Christian culture but does not believe a…

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Empty Tomb. Full Throne. Mark 1:14-15

Had the honor once again to exhort at River Of Life OPC in Phillipsburg, NJ from Mark 1:14-15 on Resurrection Sunday. Here we read of Jesus begin His ministry calling people to repent and believe the Gospel because the Kingdom of God was near.

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