What is New Covenant Theology? (Part 3)

This is now the third post in my series on New Covenant (NCT). In the last post I tried to get you oriented to the discussion by introducing the first major competing theological system: Covenant Theology (CT). Today I will be introducing the second: Dispensationalism (DT). DT was first developed

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The Man Christ Jesus

How did Jesus do miracles? How did he cast out demons? Or know what people were thinking? Or live a perfect life? If you’re like most Christians, you’d probably say, “Well, he was God. That’s how he did it.” But is that really what the Bible says? In The Man

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What is New Covenant Theology? (Part 2)

As I mentioned in my first post, the Bible is like a jigsaw puzzle. Theological systems are attempts to put the pieces of the Bible together. How well you do this will determine how clearly you see the grand mosaic of Scripture. And that’s why I love New Covenant Theology.

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How to Waste Time with Jesus

When I was in college, I probably spent thousands of hours wasting time with my friends.What did we do? Who knows! It didn’t really matter. All that mattered was that we were wasting time…together.  But while I’m comfortable wasting time with friends, I often find it hard to waste time

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Cross Examination

Two times in the last two weeks I have had hard conversations.  In both conversations the people in question were professing Christians.  As they told me their “testimonies”, however,  I quickly became concerned.  My friends used phrases like “I just let go and believed in God” or “I felt an

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