On Being A Christian Statesman Part 7 The Basic Civil Arrangement

In our previous blogs in this series we have established two main points. That God instituted civil government in Genesis 9:6, it was not created by human ingenuity. That God continues to approve of civil government and calls the civil ruler(s) “the servant of God” in Romans 13:4. Now let’s conclude theses introductory topics of … More On Being A Christian Statesman Part 7 The Basic Civil Arrangement

C. S. Lewis and “What Lies Behind The Law”

A small group of us from Solomon’s Porch meet each Thursday morning @ 5:30 AM to discuss a book. In the past we’ve discussed Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s, “Life Together” and Harry Blamires, “The Christian Mind.” Currently we are reading, “Mere Christianity” by C. S. Lewis together. I (Jeremy) personally read this book many years ago. It … More C. S. Lewis and “What Lies Behind The Law”

3 Steps To Aid Intentionality In Prayer

At Solomon’s Porch we use an acronym to help us remember that there is a particular heart-attitude that must be in place in order for us to live effectively as disciples. H umility I ntentionality V ulnerability E xpansion H.I.V.E, meaning that we need to be humble, intentional, and vulnerable in order to expand, or grow spiritually. … More 3 Steps To Aid Intentionality In Prayer

The Truth About Human Nature According to C. S. Lewis

Regarding the Law of Human Nature C. S. Lewis wrote, “The idea was that, just as all bodies are governed by the law of gravitation, and organisms by biological laws, so the creature called man also had his law– with this great difference, that a body could not choose whether it obeyed the law of … More The Truth About Human Nature According to C. S. Lewis