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by Daryl WinerdThe argument is tight and convincing. 9/10
I could wish that they had dealt with Rom. 7:2-3 in its own chapter. Also, the syllogism of Eph. 5:25:
1. A husband must be like Jesus Christ.
2. Jesus Christ never divorces His wife.
Conclus…Though he ought to have loved his wife by listening and asking better questions, Sir Percy took risks in a noble cause and devoted his life to preserving the lives of others.by Tim MarshallGeography heavily influences the politics and economies of the world’s nations.
An interesting and perhaps important book which educates the citizen to vital factors about the region and country to which he is obligated to vote, pray, …by John BunyanPerhaps the greatest book ever written outside the Bible.
For its glorious and compelling presentation of Christ as well as intensity that comes straight from Scripture, this book deserves more honor than Pilgrim’s Progress.
1….Feminism is one more wave of attack on Western culture. 7/10.
Tag Archives: Hermeneutics
How to Unite a Divided Church
Surprises lurk in the most unexpected places in Scripture. Sometimes in familiar passages. Last week I preached from 1 Corinthians 1:26-31 and discovered an unexpected tool to unify Christians. If you’re in a rush, at least skip to the end … Continue reading
Posted in Pastoral Tagged 1 Corinthians, Christian unity, Church culture, Church unity, Hermeneutics, Monergism 1 Comment
Mentally Bad or Morally Bad?
As one surveys the political field of nearly any country, it doesn’t take long before you find those in power making inexplicable decisions. I recall hearing George W. Bush mocked as the “stupidest president” America has ever had, and an … Continue reading
Posted in Ethical dilemmas Tagged Communication, Hermeneutics, Mentally bad, Morally bad, Rules for communication Leave a comment
Six Reasons I Strive to be Christ-centered in my Preaching
Having attempted a definition of preaching Christ, I would like to list some reasons why I strive to be Christ-centered when I preach. 1. Inspired NT commentary on OT texts and events. Recently, as I read through John 6 in … Continue reading
Posted in Lists Tagged Charles Spurgeon, Christ-centered preaching, Hermeneutics, Homiletics, Lists, Preaching, Sermons, William Carey Leave a comment
Now do not begin telling me that that is metaphorical fire: who cares for that? If a man were to threaten to give me a metaphorical blow on the head, I should care very little about it; he would be … Continue reading
Posted in Quotes Tagged Charles Spurgeon, Eternal torment, Hell, Hermeneutics, Quotes 2 Comments
We Are All Cessationists
In light of the Strange Fire Conference from last week, and the apparently negative press that John MacArthur is receiving, this may be a good time to demonstrate that Reformed Charismatics are cessationists too. Of the gifts listed in Scripture, … Continue reading
“Six Work Periods and One Rest Period”
The pattern is six work periods and one rest period. Hugh Ross’ explanation of Exodus 20:11 “For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day. Therefore the … Continue reading
Posted in Hermeneutics, Inconsistency, Quotes Tagged Creation, Evolution, Hermeneutics, Hugh Ross, Old Earth, Quotes, Theistic Evolution Leave a comment
Questions to Ask an Old Earth Christian
Not only would I like to hear their answers to these questions, I’d like to hear their best dozen or so questions fired back at our side. Do you believe the earth is millions or billions of years old? Do … Continue reading
Posted in Hermeneutics, Lists Tagged Hermeneutics, Lists, Old Earth, Questions, Theistic Evolution 2 Comments
Pentecost Was the Nicest Non-Essential the Church Ever Received
From the perspective of Covenant Theology (CT), the indwelling presence of the Holy Spirit including all the unique ministries He executes on behalf of new covenant believers was a very nice, yet non-essential addition to an already-functioning old covenant church. … Continue reading
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Nine Biblical Reasons We Live on a Young Earth
Death is a result of the Fall. (Rom. 5:12) Romans 8:20-23 confirms that all death is a result of the fall, not just human death. Therefore, no macro-evolution could have taken place. In the Millennium, regardless of your interpretation of … Continue reading
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