If Zechariah and Elizabeth (the parents of John the Immerser) walked blamelessly before the Lord and were considered righteous (Luke 1:5-6), does that mean that religious Jews today could be righteous by keeping the Law? If it was a sin or David to number Israel, is it a sin for us to count how many members (or attendees) we have in our congregations? Listen live here 2-4 pm EST, and call into the show at (866) 348 7884 with your questions and comments.
Dr. Brown’s Bottom Line: The Word of God is simple and clear, but the Word of God is also filled with complexities. We believe Him and He keeps us thinking.
Dr. Brown’s Bottom Line: As Samuel Chadwick said, “The church always fails at the point of self confidence.” To the extent that we’re trying to make it happen, we’re going to fall short.
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