Saving Faith (Defining Evangelism)

You can listen to the audio lesson here. You can also find the “Working Definition of Evangelism” here. _______________________ DEFINING EVANGELISM PART V – The Gospel Commands Lesson Twelve: Saving Faith “8For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God, 9not of works, lest anyone should…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 139

Day 139 Of Christ the Mediator. Chapter 8, Paragraph 3. “…having in him all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge;…“ Scripture Lookup Colossians 2:3 Reflection Do you seek wisdom? Do you long to grow in knowledge? Where do you go to find these things? Many look for enlightenment by following some self-help guru, or a…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 45

Day 45 Of God and of the Holy Trinity Chapter 2, Paragraph 2. “…His knowledge is infinite, infallible, and independent upon the Creature, so as nothing is to him contingent, or uncertain;…” Scripture Lookup Ezekiel 11:5. Acts 15: 18. Reflection We live in an era of information overload. Why do I need to know what…

5 Perks of Attending a School with Which You Disagree

Some people say you should only attend a school if you have a great deal of agreement with them. Certainly, if I were to further pursue post-graduate studies, I would seek a school of the Reformed tradition. There are many perks to doing so, not the least of which is being thoroughly grounded and reinforced…

A Reformed Baptist Perspective on Public Theology: The Pauline Epistles, Part VI – 1 Corinthians 1-10

You can read earlier posts in this series by clicking on the links below: An Introduction Augustine’s Two Cities Two Kingdoms in Luther The Reformed Confessions (Part I) The Reformed Confessions (Part II) The Reformed Confessions (Part III) Sphere Sovereignty in Kuyper Redemption and Creation in Kuyper John the Baptist The Prophet Amos The Incarnate…