Life Through Faith

“I am not ashamed of the Gospel ... for in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith.” (Romans 1:16, 17a) There is no question as to the fact that the impact of Martin Luther’s hammer upon the Wittenberg door... next...

The Odyssey of Jonathan Edwards [1703–1758]

Three hundred years ago this month (October 5), Jonathan Edwards greeted the world in East Windsor, Connecticut. He was the lone son of Rev. Timothy Edwards and his wife, Esther Stoddard Edwards. But Jonathan was not the sole child—he... next...

Jesus Christ is Man

“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father full of grace and truth.” (John 1:14) There are many people who claim to be Christians who will ask you: “Who... next...

1527: The Ten Year Anniversary of the Reformation

On October 31, churches throughout the world celebrate the nailing of Martin Luther’s Ninety-Five Theses to the Wittenberg Chapel door. The event represents the outpouring of Christianity unshackled and blossoming. Like Hilkiah finding... next...

We Confess – An Exposition & Application of the Belgic Confession Article 3: Of Holy Scripture

The prophet Amos once proclaimed an age of darkness for the Old Covenant people of God, when he said ‘Behold, the days are coming,’ says the Lord GOD, ‘That I will send a famine on the land, not a famine of bread, nor a thirst... next...

Looking Above – A Series on The Revelation of Jesus Christ “To the Seven Churches”

The numerics of Revelation are significant. The number seven is the number of completeness. There are seven lampstands (1:12, 13, 20; 2:1), seven stars (1:16, 20; 2:1; 3:1), seven lamps of fire (4:5), seven seals (5:1, 5), the Lamb with seven... next...

Evaluating the New Perspective on Paul (4) What Does Paul Mean by ‘Works of the Law’?

Part 3 “WORKS” AND “WORKS OF THE LAW” IN ROMANS The book of Romans also uses the expression, “works of the law,” as well as the general term, “works,” but in a way that quite clearly goes beyond... next...

Sound Bites The Outlook - 1977

January 1977 “Once we begin to fiddle-faddle with the inspiration and inerrancy of all the Bible, we will begin to question Adam and Eve, Paradise and the Fall, or the withering of the fig tree, or the destruction of Jericho, or the resurrection... next...
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