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Forum: Doctrine 07-28-2009, 08:13 PM
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I wasn't criticizing your word choice at all,...

I wasn't criticizing your word choice at all, Samuel. I agree that bitterness is bad, but it dawned on me that what the Charismatics called a "critical spirit" is for the most part discernment and...
Forum: Doctrine 07-28-2009, 11:45 AM
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Posted By greenbear
I woke up this morning knowing that the Bible ...

I woke up this morning knowing that the Bible doesn't have anything to say about a "critical spirit". I searched the Bible in vain for the word "critical". All I could find is "hypocritical". I...
Forum: Doctrine 07-27-2009, 06:46 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Samuel, It is all about the heart. Can we...

Samuel,

It is all about the heart. Can we admit that we are what God says we are? If we cannot, then we will believe there is something we can do to be like Him.
Forum: Doctrine 07-27-2009, 05:43 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Samuel, I understand your experience with...

Samuel,

I understand your experience with charismatics. I believe my main hurt comes from the legalism of the SDA church, the years of torment believing I could not be saved. Then in the "real"...
Forum: Doctrine 07-27-2009, 04:34 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Samuel Yeah, grew up in agnosic family,...

Samuel

Yeah, grew up in agnosic family, never considered Jesus as a real historical figure not once in my life, met a SDA at work, believed Jesus was an historical figure, read lots of EG WHITE,...
Forum: Doctrine 07-27-2009, 12:52 AM
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Posted By greenbear
I was also thinking about the idea on another...

I was also thinking about the idea on another thread about how the circumstances in people's lives when they come to Christ aren't always neat and tidy, they can be very troublesome and difficult. I...
Forum: Doctrine 07-26-2009, 11:38 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Samuel, I hope you don't mind me borrowing your...

Samuel, I hope you don't mind me borrowing your term "denominational monoliths" but it was really too good to pass up. I've never heard of Primitive Baptist churches. The Primitive part sounds very...
Forum: Doctrine 07-26-2009, 11:31 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Hi, Biblestudent. Of course you are...

Hi, Biblestudent.

Of course you are absolutely correct. I'll add:

1 Timothy 5:18 For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy...
Forum: Doctrine 07-26-2009, 09:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 134,111
Posted By greenbear
I believe the practice of tithing to a church...

I believe the practice of tithing to a church organization is unscriptural. Tithing was a Jewish law for the Jewish temple. Christianity has no temples. I understand that groups of christians need...
Forum: Doctrine 07-26-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 43
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Posted By greenbear
That is a curious thing to be curious about. :)

That is a curious thing to be curious about. :)
Forum: Doctrine 07-25-2009, 10:43 PM
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Posted By greenbear
I do understand we are talking about tithing, not...

I do understand we are talking about tithing, not salvation. My point is that there is no law for us. There is no law of tithing in the dispensation of grace. It is the Holy Spirit's role to...
Forum: Doctrine 07-25-2009, 09:27 PM
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Posted By greenbear
Yes. That grace through faith alone thing shoots...

Yes. That grace through faith alone thing shoots a hole into that theory. We are not in the dispensation of the law or the dispensation of promise. We are in the dispensation of grace. At least...
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