The Politicization of Doctrine – Why it Happens

In 1893, Charles Augustus Briggs, the well-known scholar of Hebrew who was responsible in part for the authoritative Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew-English Lexicon (BDB), was “defrocked” by his denomination for holding views of Scripture that differed from...

What Is The Government of God?

by Dick Wiedneheft [The following article was originally published by ACD in 1974 when this topic became a concern to many. A certain church organization was then in the habit of equating its oppressive version of “church government” to the...

Salvation on Sunday?

As Eddie and I sat there at his desk talking, Eddie turned away for a moment to grab his Bible from the shelf above his desk. When he turned back toward me, he said, “Just a minute, I want to show you something.” He opened his Bible to the back, to a page...

Rediscovering Biblical Celebrations

by Dr. Charles Dorothy Life’s three basic questions–who is God?; who are we?; and how shall we live?–find answer in the Scriptures. Those answers in turn shed light on two neglected areas of Christian living; joy and celebration. Read and study the...