Posts by Jeff Setzer

The Secret(s) of Sinai

While our Mountain Mysteries theme isn’t the most “exciting” of our five creation themes (as compared to subjects like big cats and dinosaurs), it does cover foundationally important subjects like how the eruption of Mt. St. Helens carved canyons that mirror others that are said to have formed over “millions of years.”  Yet, only ONE…

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Hierarchy Hype

Do you sometimes wonder why people are the way they are? In particular, I am writing concerning Biblical Christianity and God’s design for how assemblies of believers should operate, versus how they sometimes do function.  Is it possible that the culture’s mindset and/or model of how businesses operate has seeped into churches?   One may wonder…

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The Gospel of Evidences (1 Cor. 15:3-5)

“…I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:” (1 Cor. 15:3-4) Are the three “points” to the Gospel the death, burial, and resurrection…

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Shun Profane Babblings

In our last FBI Bible study group session, we looked at 2 Timothy 2:16 and one of the warning texts where Paul instructed one of his spiritual sons, Timothy:  “But shun profane and vain babblings…”  In breaking down the word “profane,” we saw that it means to “walk over a boundary or threshold in violation.”…

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