Bible Study, Exegesis, links to make you think, Theology

Herescope: Search The Scriptures

Christian believers have a duty that lies in the command to “search the Scriptures” (John 5:39), ἐρευνᾶτε τὰς γραφάς: i.e., make a diligent investigation of the mind of God in them.1 Corinthians 2:13 speaks of  “comparing spiritual things with spiritual” — examining what the Spirit has declared of the mind of God in one place in Scripture with what He,…

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links to make you think, Theology

Will you pray for your pastor?

Today I make a request of you. Will you pray for your pastor? Will you pray for him daily? Will you put him on the list of all those names you rattle off when you pray with your young children every night? Will you, by God’s Spirit, resolve to be more diligent in prayer for him, for his wife and…

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But Pastor, I Don’t Need To Go To Church To Have Faith! | PM Notes

Dear friends, we need the Word of God often, because without the Word and the Sacraments, our faith will not be strengthened, and we risk falling away into unbelief and damnation.  Yes, we need the Word of God, and we need it more than we think.  And God be praised that He gives His Word to us often. Source: But…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

It’s been a while since we’ve done a “links to make you think.” But since these are some of our most popular posts, we’ll try to start getting them back out on a regular basis. Would you like to know for sure whether or not your part of the “great falling away? This post will help! Tired of squishy, weak,…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

Here are this weeks links to make you think. An encouraging post by Mike Adams from Chief Sinner entitled My Big Fat Sloppy Righteousness. Another post by R J Grunewald from rjgrune.com. called The Worst 3 Point Sermon. Since we talked about the doctrine of vocation in our last podcast, I thought I’d share a post discussing the doctrine from…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

Here are this week’s links to make you think.Aaron Denlinger of reformation 21 has an interesting post on John Calvin’s view of work.Jon Bloom of Desiring God writes a very thought provoking and encouraging piece about the power of the tounge. Great post by John Samson on Acts 13:48 called All who were ordained for eternal life believed. Posted with…

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Law and Gospel, links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

Here are this week’s links to make you think:“Jesus comes to us, having qualified, competed, and won. He doesn’t give us work to do, he gives us a work completed. He hands us the gold medal he’s won, and we find that it’s inscribed with our name. His victory is attributed to us.”“In this four minute video, Pastor Tullian suggests…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

Here are this week’s links to make you think. This article from the Cripplegate gives a good explanation of the phrase “He descended into hell” from the Apostles Creed. Going along with the above article is another post by the Cripplegate entitled “Does the Doctrine of Hell Make God Unjust?”Here is a post from Liberate on the power of sin…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

Here are this weeks links to make you think.Ever wonder about God’s sovereignty over salvation and His desire for all to be saved? John Piper has a new book out that deals with the will of God in salvation. Here is a good review of the book. This is a good article by Ligonier on why we come to while…

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links to make you think

Links to Make You Think

  The first link is by Paul Tripp from the Liberate blog entitled If God Weren’t Angry. I promise, this post is not what you think.   Is the Christian Life More Like Colorado or Nebraska? In other words, is the normal, average Christian Life always filled with wonderful religious experiences, or is it just day to day?   Good…

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