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Izaak De Jager

  • Let us also ask this important question: what does God want?  Let us look beyond our own wants and needs. 

  • Lambert,

    I appreciate your response.  Since the apostle exhorts that a person must examine him or herself before partaking, that must be done.  An infant cannot do this.  A toddler cannot...

  • The function of communion and baptism are different.  They are both sacraments but they do not have the same participation requirements.  Baptism is administered even to infants on the basis that...

  • Good distinction Eric.  I have no problem with women leading many things in the church - just as long as they are not elders, deacons, or ministers - in keeping with the requirements of the...

  • I'm not supporting it, because it isn't a biblical concept.

  • Thank you Ken.  I suspect it is less well understood than you think.  Of course this is hard to prove, but it is a sense I get from observing the denomination in a broad way.  

    I also...

  • Nathan,

    If we want to see societies changed for the better, people need heart transplants.  Do you want to see less corruption?  Preach the gospel.  Do you want to see less hatred?  Preach...

  • This article is not intended to critique those who both love their neighbour with both word and deed.  This is intended to critique an imbalanced approach.  What do you believe about Mark 8:36? ...

  • Roger, thanks for your response.  I suppose that if one really wanted to delve into the debate regarding each religion's authoritative texts one would have to really study each one.  I know that...

  • Roger,

    Some probably do not share Jesus out of embarrassment.  Some do not share him out of a lack of conviction in the reality of it all.  Some do not share him due to fear of being...