Mark Gaston

Does Christian Liberty Drive Our Kids Off a Cliff?

By Mark Gaston / May 11, 2016 /

There is a move across certain circles of Christianity encouraging people to dig deeper into the Bible and to study what it says for themselves. Through this study, many have grown tired of the manmade traditions by which they have…

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What’s All This Talk About Standards? – Follow Up Part 1

By Mark Gaston / December 29, 2015 /

I very graciously had a friend contact me upon reading the previous post entitled “What’s All This Talk About Standards” who asked if I could provide some scriptural context to my thoughts (seeing that I had not included but only…

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So What’s All This Talk About Standards?

By Mark Gaston / December 16, 2015 /

In my experience, growing up in a Christian home, a pastor’s home, no less, graduating from a Christian school, and then attending an independent Baptist college, standards are not a foreign concept to me. However, not everyone who hears the…

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What Does it Mean to Overcome the World?

By Mark Gaston / December 12, 2015 /

Many times, it can be very easy to pull a Bible verse out of context, and use it as a platitude to encourage our own self-ambition. 1 John 5:4 is one of those verses: For whatsoever is born of God…

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Blessed In Spite of Us

By Mark Gaston / June 19, 2015 /
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