The Essential Church Announces a New Book By Pastor D.M.

  Praise the Lord, everybody! Pastor D.M. here. I am excited about what the Lord has blessed me to achieve as of late. By the Lord’s grace, I have written a second book. The title of the book is Doctrinal Deception: Responding to Carlton Pearson’s The Gospel of Inclusion, and the book is a response…

New Book on the Gospel of Inclusion by Essential Church Pastor Takes on Former Pentecostal Bishop

  The Gospel of Inclusion, known by other names such as “inclusion,” “inclusivism,” “universalism,” “universal reconciliation,” or “ultimate reconciliation,” is nothing new in church history. Certain church fathers endorsed the view, and the early church ultimately took a turn in its theology where the fire of Hell was viewed as “purgatorial” or “transformative” in nature…

Miracles: the Historical Problem

Bart Ehrman and I disagree when it comes down to his view of evil and my view. I believe that evil is bad, as much as Ehrman does (if not more), but I don’t believe its existence testifies against God but rather, for Him — the reason being that evil exists as an alternative to…

Sermon: The Skepticism of Skepticism and the Logic of Faith (John 20:24-29)

    To participate in our Passover Meal (the Lord’s Supper), listen to the audio file above. Happy Resurrection Sunday or Passover Sunday to our members, listeners, and readers. We love you all. -Pastor D.M. Richardson, The Essential Church World Wide Web   Subject: “The Skepticism of Skepticism and the Logic of Faith” (John 20:24-29)…