Posts from May 2021

Posts from May 2021

The Regulative Principle of Worship (Part 2)

Pastor Grasso answers some objections about the Regulative Principle of Worship.  Here he distinguishes between element, form, and circumstance.  Every element must be found in Scripture, the form must be Scriptural, and the circumstances must facilitate the elements and not contradict Scripture.

The Regulative Principle of Worship (Part 1)

The regulative principle of worship states that in worship we must do the things which God has commanded, and we are not to do the things God has not commanded.  The normative principle states that we can do things God has not commanded so long as we do not do things prohibited.  What does the Bible say? Ultimately, our knowledge about how to worship God can either come from God or man; therefore, everything that God does not command, by necessity…

Women in Combat

Pastor Grasso looks at the question of whether or not women should fight in wars by looking at Nahum 3:13 and Isaiah 19:16 among other passages.  Ultimately, God has made men and women differently, and one of these differences is that men have the duty and responsibility to protect women, not the other way around.