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Reconsidering the Term ‘Incarnational’

George Lawson | October 9, 2015

And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us. (John 1:14) Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, He Himself likewise also partook of the same, that through death He might render powerless him who had the power of death, that is, the devil. (Heb. 2:14) Maybe I’m just old fashioned. I still […]

Doing the Work of an Evangelist

George Lawson | July 29, 2015

Oh my brothers and sisters in Christ, if sinners will be damned at least let them leap to hell over our bodies; and if they will perish, let them perish with our arms about their knees, imploring them to stay and not madly to destroy themselves -Spurgeon, The Wailing of Risca Not only are we […]

Ministering in Baltimore: One Month after the Riots

George Lawson | May 26, 2015

In April, many of us in Baltimore watched in disbelief as riots broke out in our city. The tragic death of a young man, while in police custody, was the spark that set a community on fire – literally. And everyone was looking for answers. Protesters demanded answers. Many wanted to know what happened on […]

To Be Like God: Virtuous or Blasphemous?

George Lawson | April 16, 2015

Pursuing Godliness in the Right Ways The first temptation recorded on the pages of Scripture was the enticement to be like God. The serpent said to the woman, “You surely will not die! For God knows that in the day you eat from it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing […]

When an Unbeliever Dies: Offering Comfort without Distorting the Truth

George Lawson | March 19, 2015

My theology tells me that it is not right to lie, even if my intended purpose is to bring about a good outcome. We are not to “do evil that good may come” (Romans 3:8). Lying is a violation of God’s character and will. God is the God of truth. He cannot lie and He […]

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