Can Bad Theology be a False Flag?

First, what is a “false flag?” Wikipedia (twiw) says The contemporary term false flag describes covert operations that are designed to deceive in such a way that activities appear as though they are being carried out by individual entities, groups, or...

Disgracing God and Being Called (part 3)

In this third and final section I want to cover the question of the disgraced calling and the mistaken calling. The problem of disgraced callings is more common than we might think. Pastors and leaders sin. There is a way of dealing with sin. But what happens when the...

Seven Things That are not God’s Calling

What does it mean to be called by God? It seems like it’s something we understand but can’t explain. Is it an inward, individual thing where God does something in a person’s heart to lead that person into service? Or might it be a community concern...