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Questions Received During "Questions from Jesus" Series

During our “Questions from Jesus” series, we’re encouraging Faith Church attendees to submit questions they may have to Jesus and/or to Faith Church through by texting the number (219) 440-2463. Over the next few weeks, Dr. Brian Dennert will be working to provide answers to...

The Doctrine of Election (Blogging the Belgic: Article 16)

The doctrine of election is one of the most controversial and debated doctrines when it comes to Christian theology. Some find great comfort in the truth, while others abhor it and speak against it. Article 16 of the Belgic Confession shows where the Reformed tradition stands regarding this...

Original Sin (Blogging the Belgic: Article 15)

I remember many years ago being asked the question, “Do we sin because we are sinners, or are we sinners because we sin?” The concept of original sin, which is found in Article 15 of the Belgic Confession, helps us to understand how to think about and answer this question. Drawing...

The Creation and Fall of Humanity (Blogging the Belgic: Article 14)

Every day, the news is filled with the wonderful achievements of humans - solving medical mysteries, showing great care and compassion for people in need, athletic marvels, and brave and heroic efforts - as well as the horrors that humans do to each other and the world. We see glimpses of...

Providence - A Comforting Doctrine (Blogging the Belgic Article 13)

A problem that every single person, every single belief system, and every single religion must consider and discuss is the problem of evil and the fact that we see bad things happen in this world. What is the cause and meaning of these occurrences, and how are we to live in light of their...