Tag Archives: the Gospel of Jesus 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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The Godward Struggle of Ordinary Parenting

The Godward Struggle of Ordinary Parenting. Parents of small children: need some encouragement? Well, here you go. Good words here from Jemar Tisby.

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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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Three Lies Christians Believe About Death

My friend and classmate, Nate, nails some common lies Christians believe about death while speaking at his grandfather’s funeral. This is such an encouraging message. Nate, I bet your grandfather is proud of you. Preach it, brother!

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Worse than an Unbeliever

Here are the fruits of some research time here at school that were reviewed well by my professor (Dr. Bob Yarbrough) during my “Pastoral and General Epistles” course.  The topic was to pick a statement from Revelation, 1 or 2 … 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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