Category Archives: Culture

Theology … is essentially proclamation that Jesus Christ saves men…

The givenness of Jesus Christ is bound up with the givenness of New Testament theology, which is … nothing less than the Father’s own witness through the Spirit to the Son. Surely there is no real Jesus save the Jesus … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes

The name of the OT book comes from the Hebrews “Qoheleth” often translated “Preacher” or “Teacher” but apparently more immediately means “gatherer”, I suppose gatherer of true and wise sayings. Ecclesiastes is therefore a collection of wise sayings. I have … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Log (a dynamic post)

December 2016 Reformed Dogmatics: Theology Proper (Vol. 1) by Geerhardus Vos The Works of St Augustine (Sermons on Christmas Day) A joy to listen to Augustine’s ancient faithful voice proclaiming the good news of Christmas, even if some sections seem too strange, … Continue reading

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Evangelicals & Climate Change

Great article here written by Russell Moore a few years ago, entitled “Blood, Gore, and Global Warming.” Here’s an excerpt: We ought to support reasonable laws that protect the earth and its resources. We will disagree often on how best … Continue reading

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Warnings of Proverbs 6-7 against sexual sin

The chapter divisions of the Bible are useful for reference, but in this case, the author is continuing to make his case against sexual sin which he began in chapter 5 (the writer did not know we would add chapter … Continue reading

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Disciple-making

We are called to devote our lives to making disciples of Jesus. ‘Disciple-making’ is a really useful word to summarize this radical call, because it encompasses both reaching out to non-Christians and encouraging fellow Christians to grow like Christ. As … Continue reading

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The Porn Myth

Porn is a brutal plague. It is ravaging us, all of us: men, women and children. Never has its reach been so pervasive or sweeping. It is evil. It trades on lie after lie. Right now it is winning. So … Continue reading

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