Luther’s Own Statements

Luther's Own Statements by Steve Wood What was Martin Luther really like? What were his thoughts about the Catholic Church once his so-called Reformation got underway? Jesus said, “Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks. The good man out of his good...

Should a Statue of Martin Luther Be Given a Place of Honor in the Vatican?

Should a Statue of Martin Luther Be Given a Place of Honor in the Vatican? by Steve Wood What was Martin Luther really like? What were his thoughts about the Catholic Church once his so-called Reformation got underway? Jesus said, “Out of the abundance of the heart...

100th Anniversary of Fatima – October 13, 2017

100th Anniversary of Fatima - October 13, 2017 by Stephen Wood Here are three suggestions for the most accurate statements regarding the contemporary relevance of the apparitions at Fatima in 1917. “As for the Secret, well I happen to be one of those individuals who...

Two Words that Unlock the Catholic Understanding of Justification

Two Words that Unlock the Catholic Understanding of Justification by Stephen Wood The Protestant understanding of justification is a legal one. God is viewed as a merciful judge before whom the sinner stands guilty. The judge declares the sinner, “Not guilty.”...

Bible Study: Playground or Minefield?

Bible Study: Playground or Minefield? by Steve Ray Imagine children running and tussling unsupervised in a playground. Now imagine the playground surrounded by deadly dangers: a sharp cliff dropping down a thousand feet to one side, a field of land mines, poisonous...

The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation by Stephen Wood Editor's note: In light of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation on October 31st, I'll be devoting newsletters and Faith & Family broadcasts between now and November 1st to the central doctrine...