Question: I was reading your letter online and, like your “I left the Nazarene church,” I left on the other hand because I found the practices to be legalistic. I find your letter to be greatly encouraging. Thank you and God bless you. Answer: I’m glad the article was of benefit to you. “Legalism” is…

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Question: First of all, I can’t thank you enough for your time. There’s a lot more I want to talk about, possibly so much that neither you nor I have enough time for. Before I ask you more questions I want to continue to discuss this issue of sex and what not because it’s been…

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Text: Psalms 50:7-23   I.         Jesus’ condemnation of the Jews, especially the Pharisees and the Sadducees, is well-known             A.        Many Christians are rightly concerned that they not fall into the same trap that snared the Pharisees.                         1.         Often when it is pointed out that we should do things one way and not another, the response is “That is…

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by Steve Klein Since the church began, the devil has concocted any number of diabolical schemes to ensnare God’s people. One of his most successful gambits has been the invention of the pseudo-sin commonly called legalism. More people consider legalism to be a sin than consider 7-UP to be a cola, but they are all…

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