Dr. David Allen’s ETS Paper on Calvin and the Atonement

This year, my wife and I were privileged to attend the 2017 annual ETS (Evangelical Theological Society) meeting in Providence RI. One of the true highlights was to see my friend Dr. David Allen of SWBTS. If you haven’t read … Continue reading

The 5 Solas – Sola Scriptura

The Reformation – Part 1 Sola Scriptura 2 Timothy 3:16-4:4 Isa. 8:19-20 Psalm 119:9-16 Psalm 19 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Having finished the first part of our study in the book of Revelation –it seemed good … Continue reading

An Important Interview with Benny Hinn’s Nephew

http://www.piratechristian.com/messedupchurch/2017/3/interview-with-costi-hinn-leaving-uncle-benny-to-follow-jesus This interview is with Costi Hinn. If that last name sounds familiar, it is because Costi is the nephew of Benny Hinn – the faith-healer / prosperity preacher. Costi’s journey out of the hyper-charismatic movement is interesting to say … Continue reading

The Extent of the Atonement by David Allen: A Review

The Book I wanted to write – but BETTER! At the outset, let me say that this tome is a scholarly tour de force by one of the best friends a conscientious Calvinist can find anywhere. David Allen serves as … Continue reading

Sermon Notes: Toward a Theology of Giving

Toward a Theology of Giving Genesis 4:1-5 Exodus 23:14-17 John 3:16 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Something very interesting happened to the Evangelical Church in the 20th century, that seems to have no parallel in previous generations: … Continue reading

A Lord’s Table Meditation

A Wonderful Warning 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Luke 18:9-14 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE   As we approach the Table this morning, a bit of history might be helpful regarding Paul’s warning in vs. 27 In doing that, … Continue reading