10 Quotes: Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church: A Guide for Ministers by Michael Lawrence

Everything written in the Bible is for our instruction (Rom 15:4) and profit (2 Tim 3:17). In order to accurately interpret the Bible as a whole, we need tools. As you can see from the cover of the book, Michael Lawrence wrote this book to equip those who read it with tools for the purpose…Read more 10 Quotes: Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church: A Guide for Ministers by Michael Lawrence

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God’s Providence and Charles Spurgeon: The Lord’s Hand Behind the Maid’s Mistake

In the words of Dr. Christian George, Curator of the Spurgeon Library and Assistant Professor of Historical Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theology Seminary, “There’s something about the past that can teach the present about how to go into the future.” In Hebrews 13:7, we are instructed to “Remember your leaders who have spoken God’s word…Read more God’s Providence and Charles Spurgeon: The Lord’s Hand Behind the Maid’s Mistake

10 Quotes: Spurgeon: A Biography by Arnold A. Dallimore

Charles Spurgeon (1834-1892) has been called, “One of evangelical Christianity’s immortals” (Carl F.H. Henry). His ministry at the Metropolitan Tabernacle in London has been well documented. He preached to an estimated 10 million people. His personal library contained over 12,000 volumes. Over 14,000 thousand people were added to the church during his pastorate. 900 men…Read more 10 Quotes: Spurgeon: A Biography by Arnold A. Dallimore

10 Encouragements in Participating in a Small Group

In a previous article, ten encouragements were given in leading a small group. Such encouragements included regularly studying the Bible and preparing good questions. Here, ten encouragements will be given on the topic, participating in a small group. The most important gathering a Christian attends on a weekly basis is the congregational gathering on Sunday morning.…Read more 10 Encouragements in Participating in a Small Group

10 Quotes: Taking God At His Word by Kevin DeYoung

Kevin DeYoung is one of my favorite authors. As a pastor, he knows how to communicate to a variety of people without compromising biblical language and terms. In this volume, Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me (Crossway, 2014), DeYoung accessibly explains classic…Read more 10 Quotes: Taking God At His Word by Kevin DeYoung

10 Encouragements in Leading a Small Group

Participating in a local church small group can be a spiritually edifying experience. Small groups provide an avenue for Christians to tangibly fulfill the “one another’s” of Scripture, as well as to apply Scripture to more and more areas of the Christian life. Leading a small group can also prove to be spiritually edifying; it…Read more 10 Encouragements in Leading a Small Group

Jesus Christ: Born in Bethlehem

The Bible is a unified story with the Holy Spirit as its divine author, who carried along human authors as they spoke from God (2 Pt 1:21; cf. 2 Tm 3:16-17). For this reason, the Bible fittingly has a theme of promise-fulfillment in which Jesus Christ fulfills Old Testament realities. One such reality that prefigures…Read more Jesus Christ: Born in Bethlehem