Posts by Pastor Steve

Romans 13/1 Peter 2 Concerns

Below is a question from a member of our church (a good question) regarding the difficulties of application of Romans 13 and 1 Peter 2 and the believer’s submission to the governing authorities. Good Morning Pastor Steve, Thanks for sharing this message (James White podcast on Romans 13 and 1 Peter 2).  We watched James White’s sermon “Unlimited Obedience” a few days ago. I see the same general thing is being preached in this message. I can see what he’s…

Imagine Closing the Church

Imagine, if you will, the threat of a flood. In a situation like that, a boat to weather the storm would be needed most. Yet at the time when boats are most needed, their owner’s have been ordered to cease operations. What would we think of those who gave such an order? Or maybe the question we should ask is “would the operators of such needed vessels follow such orders given the life and death consequences that would result?” Or…