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

Letter to the Church at Thyatira – Revelation Part 7

1 Kings 16:29-34 Rev. 2:18-29 AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE Thyatira was a trade city, a very prosperous commercial center. Famous for its large number of trade guilds or unions. Unions, that like those in Ephesus, Smyrna … Continue reading

Sermon Notes: Revelation Part 4 – Ephesus

Revelation Part 4 1:9-2:7 Ephesus Psalm 103   AUDIO FOR THIS SERMON CAN BE FOUND HERE As I noted a few weeks ago, each of these letters to the 7 Churches has the same 4 common elements: – An Appeal … Continue reading

Revelation Part 3 – Sermon Notes

Revelation Part 3 Revelation 1:9-20   The way I want to proceed this morning is quite simple: I hope to go back and make 3 Observations on the same text we looked at last time – then add a small … 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

A few snippets from today’s reading – Newton

These from letters in vol. 2 of Newton’s Works. To one who after walking with God many years, is now alarmed at discovering new depths of sin within: “the examples of the saints recorded in Scripture prove (and indeed of the … Continue reading