What’s Next For The CUA?

Chaplain Endorsement For most of the CUA’s existence, we’ve had more clergy ministering through chaplaincy, than through Congregations. Chaplains working for large employers, or those looking for Board Certification, need endorsement from organizations larger than the CUA; so endorsement has been a combined task between the chaplain, the CUA, and a larger, recognized endorsing agency. … Read more >>

Contradiction Created By The False Doctrine Of Eternal Conscious Torture

BETWEEN GOD’S SOVEREIGNTY AND HUMAN FREE WILL CALVINISM [Focus on Sovereignty]T-total DepravityU-nconditional ElectionL-imited AtonementI-rresistible GraceP-erseverance of the Saints ARMINIANISM [Focus on Free Will]Partial DepravityConditional ElectionUnlimited AtonementResistible GraceSaints Can Lose Salvation GOD’S SOVEREIGNTY AND HUMAN FREE WILL HARMONIZEDBY ADDING THE “S” TO CREATE THE TULIPS ACROSTIC T-otal Love of God—All-Inclusive/Unconditional/Everlasting—Saves ALLU-nconditional Election of Helpers to Save … Read more >>

Literalism Versus Symbolism

On August 14, 2011, I heard the Reverend Dr. John Hagee, a self-confessed literalist, preaching on national TV. He stated that The Holy Bible must be taken literally. He thus received applause from his mega-church congregation. He then went on preaching and declared, in regard to the beauty of Jesus, that He is the “Lily … Read more >>

Three Flavors of Christian Universalism

There are three main branches of Christian Universalism, each with their own set of identifying features. We all share the idea that “Through Christ, God reconciles all to Himself.” Within that primary definition, there are three main branches: Patristic Liberal Charismatic (also called by other names, see below) All three of those branches of Christian … Read more >>

Pentecost

A reprint from Rev. Jim Ellison: When the day of Pentecost came, all the believers were gathered together in one place. Suddenly there was a noise from the sky which sounded like a strong wind blowing, and it filled the whole house where they were sitting. Then they saw what looked like tongues of fire … Read more >>