Tag Archives: Christ

Sometimes A Little Greek Can Save Your Doctrine of God

Originally posted on Reformedish:
Most of the time a solid translation, good reading skills, and a solid grasp of the story-line of the Bible is good enough for constructing the rough outlines of a good doctrine of God. I mean,…

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Adult use of Video Games for Leisure: A Christian Ethic

I just got my Christian Ethics paper back and I wanted to share it in hopes that it will help others who are trying to figure out how video games ought to fit into the life of the Christian. So, … Continue reading

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What was the intention of Jesus’ earthly ministry?

Hello again readers! Today’s post is the fruit of my course on the Gospels I am currently taking at seminary. The task: describe what Jesus intended to accomplish during his first-century earthly ministry.  We were to draw from all four … Continue reading

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Defending John Piper Against Rachel Evans

These are reasonable words in the wake of the awful tornados in Moore, OK about God, Jesus Christ, and suffering. It’s worth your time.

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Christus Victor, Me, and Youth

           For my Christ and Salvation course at Covenant Theological Seminary, we looked at different pictures of Christ’s work and then wrote a short essay on how that image could be helpful in a specific context.  I chose Christus Victor in … Continue reading

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More Thoughts on Evangelism

    Don’t let the word “evangelism” in the title of the post scare you.  I cannot recommend Learning Evangelism from Jesus more happily to anyone who wants to learn more about Jesus.  Through Prof. Jerram Barrs‘ perspective, we are reminded that in following … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Evangelism

For my current Apologetics and Outreach class at Covenant Seminary, we are required to read The Heart of Evangelism, by the professor teaching the class, Jerram Barrs.  In the few lectures we have had thus far, this book seems mirror … Continue reading

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The Calling of God

What am I supposed to do with my life? This is a question that everyone must face at some point. We all have this sense that we are here for some reason – some purpose! Enter the Bible. God’s Word … Continue reading

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