Hurst Seventh-day Adventist Church

How to Begin?

by Kyle Baldwin May 22nd, 2013

Dr. Richard Davidson a professor of Old Testament Studies at the Andrews University Theological Seminary in Berrien Springs, Michigan recently wrote a paper entitled In the Beginning: How to Interpret Genesis 1. The following blog was my attempt to explain the implications of Dr. Davidson’s paper in answering the questions:

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To Read or Not to Read

by Kyle Baldwin May 22nd, 2013

Yesterday I was asked about what books or authors are appropriate for Seventh-day Adventists. My response to this question is posted below:

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Are You Thirsty?

by Kyle Baldwin April 23rd, 2013

Jesus said to the Samaritan woman:

But whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him will never thirst. But the water that I shall give him will become in him a fountain of water springing up into everlasting life.” John 4:14

Exchanging Obedience for the Spirit

by Kyle Baldwin April 8th, 2013

Jesus said in Luke 11:13:

If you then, being evil,  know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him! Luke 11:13

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Cry Aloud?

by Kyle Baldwin March 26th, 2013

In Leviticus 23 God told the ancient Israelites to afflict their souls on the Day of Atonement, which occurred on the tenth day of the seventh month. God says:

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The Teachable

by Kyle Baldwin March 18th, 2013

According to Wikipedia there are approximately 41,000 Christian denominations. That’s a lot of denominations. Presumably there are 41,000 different denominations because each of these denominations believe that they have the truth about what God wants for our lives.

He Changes Not.

by Kyle Baldwin April 11th, 2012

In Malachi 3:6 the Lord declares: “I am the LORD, I do not change.” This sentiment is repeated through the apostle Paul in the New Testament when he writes in Hebrews 13:8: “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.” God according to the scriptures in constant: His character is consistent.

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Corporate Justification and Transubtantiation

by Kyle Baldwin August 11th, 2011

At first glance corporate justification and transubstantiation do not have a lot in common. But as we look deeper into the arguments that propel these ideologies certain similarities appear in the methodologies used to support these concepts.
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by Kyle Baldwin July 10th, 2011

Recently I have realized that I am so tremendously blessed. Certainly part of this blessing has been the material provision of the Lord, but I find that I am greatly rich in other ways as well. The bible says:
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Don’t Miss “Christ”mas!

by Kyle Baldwin December 3rd, 2010

The hustle and bustle has been going on now for several weeks now as people forage for for the latest developments in fashion, grab the newest gadgets or snatch all the stocking fillers they can find. I can’t say that I’m staying above the fray either. It’s our culture; one that we’ve exported to the world en masse. But despite our leanings we need to cultivate a culture of Christ.
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