Growing in Jesus and Our Understanding of His Work

Friends, This is the third in a series of preliminary sermons I have preached from the book of Hebrews during Lent. You can download the manuscripts at my box.net (I have provided the links.) I will be preaching through the entire book starting in May 2009. Sermon one is: Listening to and Thinking about Jesus… Continue reading Growing in Jesus and Our Understanding of His Work

Sermons on the Unity of the Church & Christians

Friends, During Lent, I am preaching a series of sermons on the essential unity and oneness of the church, forged in the cross of Christ. I will be providing excerpts of those sermons here and also links back to my box.net account where they might downloaded in full. The sermons are drawn from 1 Corinthians.… Continue reading Sermons on the Unity of the Church & Christians

Voddie Baucham on Theodicy

Friends, Here is Voddie Baucham discussing theodicy. Here I am doing my part to help spread the word concerning the wrath of God. This is powerful stuff and it rightly reforms the question. Pay close attention to this re-framing of the question to reflect the real problem on this earth: the evil that men do. It’s… Continue reading Voddie Baucham on Theodicy

Packer Leaves Anglican Church of Canada: Thoughts on Truth, Sin, & Grace

Friends, Here’s an interesting story concerning JI Packer’s membership in the Anglican Church of Canada. Says the story: Packer, 81, who was named one of the 25 most influential evangelicals in the world by Time magazine in 2005, quit the Canadian arm of the global Anglican Communion with 10 other B.C. Anglican clergy last week,… Continue reading Packer Leaves Anglican Church of Canada: Thoughts on Truth, Sin, & Grace

90 Days with Jesus, Day 5: Colossians 1:5: Faith, Hope, and Love in the Truth

Day 5, Colossians 1:5: Faith, Hope, and Love in the Truth “…the faith and love that spring from the hope that is stored up for you in heaven and that you have already heard about in the word of truth, the gospel [that has come to you]…” “ ‘The Gospel’ for Paul, is an announcement,… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 5: Colossians 1:5: Faith, Hope, and Love in the Truth

90 Days with Jesus, Day 82: John 18:28-37: Jesus the Truth

John 18:28-37 (90 Days with Jesus, Day 82 Then the Jews led Jesus from Caiaphas to the palace of the Roman governor. By now it was early morning, and to avoid ceremonial uncleanness the Jews did not enter the palace; they wanted to be able to eat the Passover. 29So Pilate came out to them… Continue reading 90 Days with Jesus, Day 82: John 18:28-37: Jesus the Truth