There is a lot of confusion about Satan, both in Christendom and in the world around us. After all, he is the author of confusion (1 Cor. 14:33; 2 Cor. 2:11; 1 Pet. 5:8). Too many of us ascribe Satan powers...Read More
Christian Origins/Current Faith
Author: James Mikołajczyk
James Mikołajczyk is a U.S. Army veteran. His overseas tours include Kosovo, Iraq, and Korea. He earned a Master of Theological Studies from Southwestern College (Kansas) and a B.A. in Religion from American Military University. His hometown is Erie, Pennsylvania. He currently lives in North Carolina. Mikołajczyk is a member of the United Methodist Church. He published his Master's thesis as a book called Jesus the Jew, Christ the King (WestBow, 2016). He also hosts a website titled Christian Origins/Current Faith.
This blog presents the findings of Christian origins research in a way that combines discernment, evangelism, faith, scholarship, and spiritual development. The goal is to answer N. T. Wright’s challenge, “For too long we have read scripture with nineteenth-century eyes and sixteenth-century questions. It’s time to get back to reading with first-century eyes and twenty-first-century questions.”
When Pontius Pilate asked Jesus whether he was a king, he answered, “You say that I am a...Read More