The Manna and the Stone

A Theological and Practical Journal of Bible Presbyterians

Tag: Bible

What Comes First: Live Birth or Table Food?

We live in a period of time in which individualism is huge and the centrality of the church is almost non-existent. One casualty of this unfortunate arrangement is that coming to the Eucharistic Meal is seen almost solely as an individual’s personal choice, not as a matter of the official ministry of the church. As a campus pastor of mine put it Continue reading

The Inconvenience of the Bible

A few weeks back I spent 45 minutes listening to a popular mainstream author interview an older pastor. This pastor was advocating for Christians to treat a certain sin as acceptable and embrace those who actively live in it. As I listened to this pastor plead his case, it struck me towards the end Continue reading