Law and Gospel, Podcast

The Dangers of Mingling Law and Gospel

            Here is the Third Evening Lecture from C.F.W. Walther’s The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel. Before Walther goes on to his second thesis, he takes this lecture to talk about the dangers of mingling the Law with the Gospel.     Walther starts his lecture by talking about the dangers of false doctrine, and how…

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Law and Gospel, Podcast

39 Weeks of Law and Gospel

Ever wanted to read C.F.W. Walther’s The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel? Or perhaps you have read the book and would like to go through it again. Or maybe you’re thinking, “Who is C.F.W. Walther, and why would I even want to read his book?” C.F.W Walther was the first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) and has…

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The Hermeneuō Group on Facebook

We’ve created a new Facebook page called Hermeneuō, from the same Greek word which means to translate or interpret (Luke 24:27). The group’s purpose is to learn study methods that encourage the proper method of hermeneutics (the discipline of Bible interpretation) and sound exegesis, which is used to pull meaning out of the text rather than eisegesis which imports our…

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1Peter Study

Forsaken by the World, Chosen by God (1Peter 1:-2)

                      In this session we are examining the significance of the two adjectives ‘elect exiles.’ What does it mean to be elect and exiled at the same time? Watch the video and be sure to download the two PDF documents below. Thanks for stopping by, and I hope you are…

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1Peter Study, Bible Study

The Trinity part 2

This week we look at the second part of the Trinity and discuss the implications of NOT believing in the Trinity. We also give reasons why belief in the Trinity is a necessity for salvation. Below the video you will find a PDF download of my own notes, exported from Logos Bible Software.      

1Peter Study

1Peter 1:1-2 (The Trinity part 1)

We continue our study through the book of 1Peter. We first talk about the Trinity as it is mentioned at the start of this great little epistle! Below the video portion you should find a link for downloading an article from the ISBE (International Standard Bible Encyclopedia). Its 28 pages are chock full of good information on this most important…

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1Peter Study

Book Study: 1Peter

We’re beginning a series studying through the book of 1Peter, exclusively using Logos Bible Software. This first video gives the general background of the book. We hope this study will edify you and spur you on to a solid foundation of good Biblical exegesis.

Charismania, Heresy, New Apostolic Reformation

Oh the Irony of Jennifer LeClair

Oh the irony. I shouldn’t be, but I’m always amazed at the hypocrisy of so called leaders in the NAR and other charismatic groups, especially when they’re “teaching” others on a subject that they need to be adhering to themselves! Case in point, Jennifer LeClair. Here in this video she posted on “Charisma Magazine” LeClair gives us 7 signs of…

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Bible Study, Context, Hermeneutics

Surprised by Context

We’ve all had those moments when we hear someone quote a passage of Scripture we love. We smile, and sometimes become giddy as they explain the meaning and application. But do we ever wonder if they are using it correctly? Most of us really don’t think about it often. We have been taught all our lives that said passage means…

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