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Crumbs From The Reading Table – October 2019

Crumbs From The Reading Table – October 2019

Crumbs from the Reading Table highlights articles and essays for the interested reader. Hopefully, these short reads are encouraging and concise for those who have a busy schedule but want to learn. We nibble on some science, principles of worship, and health this...

In The News: The Dangers Of Being A Missing Stateless Child

In The News: The Dangers Of Being A Missing Stateless Child

Siti Masitah Ibrahim disappeared early in 2019—January 30th to be exact. Her disappearance added her to the ranks of many children across the globe who were or are missing. But while she may have shared the status of “disappeared” with hundreds of...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 7 Outline: To Whom Do We Tithe?

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 7 Outline: To Whom Do We Tithe?

A common spirit of those against the titheA frequent response to the requirement of the tithe is usually leveling charges of legalism, Phariseeism, Romanism, works-righteousness, and a host of other things.A corrective for this mindless response is...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 6 Outline: The Tithe in History

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 6 Outline: The Tithe in History

Church Historians vs the Early ChurchChurch historians are "high-minded."They think about doctrinal positions and personal piety, but disregard topics such as money.Rushdoony does mention them giving attention to money when their salaries are the topic of...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 5 Outline: Supporting The Kingdom

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 5 Outline: Supporting The Kingdom

How does the tithe, and the subsequent support of the Kingdom, promote responsibility and stewardship? In chapter 5, Rushdoony brings attention not only to the connections between the tithe and the things mentioned, but also how ministries to idigenious...

Mark 1:8-11 | The Anointing Of King Jesus & His Commission

Mark 1:8-11 | The Anointing Of King Jesus & His Commission

And he preached, saying, “After me comes he who is mightier than I, the strap of whose sandals I am not worthy to stoop down and untie. I have baptized you with water, but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of...

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 4 Outline: The Tithe in Scripture

Tithing & Dominion Ch. 4 Outline: The Tithe in Scripture

Why does God desire our firsts? He commanded the firstborn of flocks and herds, and the firstfruits of our increase. Why does it matter and what does it mean to give God the firstfruits? This chapter dives into these questions and more, giving us a...