Not a Wonderful Life: What if Jesus Had Never Been Born?Nathan Busenitz | December 20, 2018
In 1943, Philip Van Doren Stern wrote a short story called “The Greatest Gift.” He tried to get it published to no avail. So, he printed 200 copies himself and distributed them to friends and family members at Christmas time.
I Can Do All ThingsNathan Busenitz | October 01, 2017
I would like to briefly consider one of the most well-known and oft-quoted verses in the New Testament. In fact, it is one of the most popular verses in American evangelical culture today.
The Personal Reformation of Martin LutherNathan Busenitz | October 25, 2016
Upon This RockNathan Busenitz | July 25, 2016
In Matthew 16:18, Jesus said to Simon, “I also say to you that you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build My church; and the gates of Hades will not overpower it.”
Doctrine in Focus: The TrinityNathan Busenitz | May 24, 2016
Why do Christians believe in the doctrine of the Trinity? Although the term Trinity does not occur in Scripture, the concept is inherently biblical. The Trinitarian nature of God is revealed implicitly in the Old Testament and explicitly in the..
11 Reasons to Affirm the Deity of ChristNathan Busenitz | May 22, 2016
In early church history, one of the biggest theological debates centered on the deity of Jesus Christ. There are still groups that deny His deity today, from Muslims (who say Jesus was merely a prophet) to Jehovah’s Witnesses (who insist that He..
Denomination or Deformation?Nathan Busenitz | May 16, 2016
Baptists, Mormons, and Jehovah’s Witnesses. All three claim to believe in Jesus. Yet, only one of these groups can be rightly classified as a denomination rather than a false religion.
Did the Early Church Teach Transubstantiation?Nathan Busenitz | April 21, 2016
Today's post is intended to answer an important question from a historical standpoint. However, it ought to be stated at the outset that Scripture must be our final authority in the determination of sound doctrine and right practice.
10 Reasons Pastors Must Be Prayer WarriorsNathan Busenitz | April 18, 2016
Here are ten reminders for pastors about the vital need to cultivate their personal prayer life, as articulated by notable ministers from church history.