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7 Things Your Church Needs From You

7 Things Your Church Needs From You (By Tim Challies) Not too long ago I had the opportunity to speak to a gathering of young adults from several churches across our city. I chose to speak about how any Christian … Continue reading

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Satan’s Ten Strategies Against You

Satan’s Ten Strategies Against You Article by John Piper “. . . that we would not be outwitted by Satan; for we are not ignorant of his designs.” –2 Corinthians 2:11 One of the most sobering facts about life is that … Continue reading

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1 Timothy 2:4 – An Exegesis

1 Timothy 2:4 – An Exegesis (by Allen E. Kurschner) “First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, (2) for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may … Continue reading

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DISPENSATIONALISM – A REFORMED EVALUATION

DISPENSATIONALISM – A REFORMED EVALUATION by Ligon Duncan If you have your Bibles, I would invite you to turn with me to Romans chapter 2. I want to point your attention to two verses. We are going to begin today … Continue reading

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“A Seed Was Sown” ( a personal testimony)

“A Seed Was Sown” (An honest, bold and humbling Confession of a WHITE Christian Afrikaner pastor, who accepted his newly adopted BLACK Grandson) I was born in 1950 in the Free State town of Bethlehem (South Africa) and grew up in … Continue reading

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What is a Reformed Baptist?

What is a Reformed Baptist? The term ‘Reformed Baptist’ best refers to those who adhere to the Second London Baptist Confession of Faith (1689) in practice as well as in theory. Reformed… The name ‘Reformed’ refers to the distinctive historical … Continue reading

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Loving Difficult People

Loving Difficult People Article by Stacy Reaoch Topic: Loving Others It was only a three-minute escape. Listening to my name being chanted over and over, louder and louder, with greater urgency, along with pounding on the door, you might imagine … Continue reading

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Do We Participate in Our Own Salvation?

Do We Participate in Our Own Salvation? (Article by Andrew Shanks Topic: Sanctification & Growth) In The Pilgrim’s Progress, author and pastor John Bunyan relates the vision of a man whom his main character, Christian, sees sweeping the wooden floor … Continue reading

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The Swept Tomb vs. The Empty Tomb: A Collision of Holidays in China

The Swept Tomb vs. The Empty Tomb: A Collision of Holidays in China Each spring almost one-fifth of the world’s population observes a tomb-oriented holiday that isn’t Easter. Yet despite the mass observance of this festival, most Christians in the … Continue reading

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What I Really Think About the ‘Sinner’s Prayer,’ Conversion, Mission, and Deception

What I Really Think About the ‘Sinner’s Prayer,’ Conversion, Mission, and Deception (By David Platt) My concerns are not about prayer or election, but about authentic conversion and regenerate church membership. I recently had the privilege of preaching at the … Continue reading

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