Are Israel and the Church Two Distinct Peoples of God?

Are Israel and the Church Two Distinct Peoples of God? – Article “Covenant theology is a blessing because whatever book of Scripture we find ourselves in, every part reminds us of other parts. The entire book is about God’s covenant with his people, always pointing them to Christ (Lk. 24:44–46). Not only does the Old … Read more

What Is a Presbyterian?

What Is a Presbyterian? – Article “We wish to make three points to describe what Presbyterians are supposed to be, what is intended to be behind that “Presbyterian” label: its faith and life; its order (who rules it, and how); and the fruit of its faith, life and rule.”

Especially Preaching: The Ordinary Means of Grace and Christian Spirituality

Especially Preaching: The Ordinary Means of Grace and Christian Spirituality – Article “Again, an ordinary-means focus would not entail a belittling of private and family worship. Indeed, if evangelicals once again oriented their spiritual lives toward Christ’s church and his ordinances, they would no doubt find their families and individual lives strengthened by the diligent … Read more

The Local Church and Longing for Glory

The Local Church and Longing for Glory – Video “You don’t find any Christians after the day of Pentecost who are not connected to the local church and the new Testament in various places emphasizes both our roles in the local church how we fit into the body of Christ.”

The Remarkable Mr. Liddell

The Remarkable Mr. Liddell – Article “Eric was buried in the prison camp cemetery in Weihsien in Feb. 1945 and was greatly mourned, though the Christians knew that it was a case of “absent from the body, present with the Lord” (2 Cor. 5:8)…How does this challenge us today? Surely in nothing less than what … Read more

Resurrection Living

Resurrection Living – Article “Moreover, the centrality of Christ’s resurrection is not some abstract theological concept, distant from the believer. Rather, Christ’s resurrection is the heart of the believer’s existence. If you are a believer in Jesus Christ, then your life is defined by and in the resurrection of Christ. This is the dynamic of … Read more

Organic Christian Living in the Local Church

Organic Christian Living in the Local Church – Article “We love the local church of which we belong because it is God’s sphere of special, redemptive blessings in Christ (Eph. 3:10). Accordingly, we should all want to see believers giving the better part of their lives to the growth, provision and nourishment of the local … Read more