Author Archives: Joel Sprenger

Circumcision should be seen ‘in the same light as childhood vaccination’: study | CTV News

Circumcision should be seen ‘in the same light as childhood vaccination’: study | CTV News. The comments are the most interesting part of this article. I wish we could teach people why certain arguments have no force. The ‘I’m this … Continue reading

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We can read God’s words but we can’t read God’s mind

A post as a result of Jill’s comment to the blog about circumcision. I didn’t know that that circumcision was rare among evangelicals outside of North America. I had also never heard of an operation done on baby girls to … Continue reading

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Jesus the Elpis of the World

I Corinthians 15:17 And if Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile; you are still in your sins. 18 Then those also who have fallen asleep in Christ are lost. 19 If only for this life we have … Continue reading

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Why you should never name your ministry after yourself

In no particular order 2 kings 5: 21-27  It doesn’t end well for Gehazi Luke 14:7-11       It doesn’t end well for the guy in this parable either. Isiah 48:11           It doesn’t end well for the guys that God is talking … Continue reading

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Naked Women and Christian Teachers

When I was a teenager a Christian Camp leader gave a talk on why girls should dress modestly. His logic was that by dressing immodestly girls were inciting lust and causing men to sin. he didn’t actually say that causing … Continue reading

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Does the name of your Mission Glorify Christ?

Christian Teacher    Ministry Name Albert Mohler               AlbertMohler.com Alistair Begg               Truth for Life Billy Graham              Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Chuck Swindoll‎          Insight for living James Dobson            Focus on the Family Joel Osteen                 Joel Osteen Ministries John MacArthur        Grace to You John … Continue reading

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Don’t write a check to any Christian Ministry that is named after a person unless that person is Jesus.

Christian Teacher    Ministry Name Albert Mohler               AlbertMohler.com Alistair Begg               Truth for Life Billy Graham              Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Chuck Swindoll‎          Insight for living James Dobson            Focus on the Family Joel Osteen                 Joel Osteen Ministries John MacArthur        Grace to You John … Continue reading

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