Who Can Baptize?

In all the baptisms I’ve witnessed, they have been conducted by those who hold a ministerial position – evangelists, pastors, and elders – having been certified, licensed, and/or ordained. Because holding a church office engenders a sense of authority in … Continue reading

Anointed Sheep

Some Bible scholars say that ancient shepherds created the practice of anointing. Lice and other insects would often get into the wool of their sheep, burrow close to their heads and kill them. The shepherd’s solution to this problem was … Continue reading