Month: February 2016

Spiritual Disciplines 2: Prayer

Sunday, February 21st, 2016. Spiritual Disciplines 2: Prayer (Matt. 6:5-15)   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. Simon Chan. Spiritual Theology. Downer’s Grove: IVP Academic, 1998. Richard Foster. Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth (Revised Edition). San Francisco: Harper, 1988. R.T. France. The Gospel… Continue Reading “Spiritual Disciplines 2: Prayer”

Spiritual Disciplines 1: Fellowship

Sunday, February 14th, 2016. Spiritual Disciplines 1: Fellowship (Hebrews 10:19-26)   Sources: Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Life Together. San Francisco: Harper, 1954. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles to the Hebrews (NICNT). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1964. Richard Foster. Celebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth (Revised Edition). San Francisco: Harper, 1988. Luke… Continue Reading “Spiritual Disciplines 1: Fellowship”

Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman

Sunday, February 7th, 2016. Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman (John 7:53-8:11) Img: John Martin Borg, Adulterous Woman *because of an audio problem, the sermon preached on Feb. 7th was not recorded. The audio here was recorded later   Sources: George R. Beasley-Murray. John (Second Edition).… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: The Adulterous Woman”

The Galatian Principle: Or, Do Complementarians Deny Justification by Faith? (A Guest Post)

This post is written by my colleague and friend, Spencer Boersma, Pastor of First Baptist Church Sudbury. Spencer has two degrees from Heritage College and Seminary in Cambridge, Ontario, and just submitted his dissertation for a Ph.D. in Systematic Theology from Wycliffe College (U… Continue Reading “The Galatian Principle: Or, Do Complementarians Deny Justification by Faith? (A Guest Post)”

Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 5

One does not simply disagree with scholars of a certain status. In previous responses to RBMW, I was replying to people whose status as biblical experts is fairly restricted to their own circle. But within the circle to which Piper, Grudem, and Ortlund belong,… Continue Reading “Recovering FROM Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Pt. 5”

Encountering Jesus: The Money Changers

Sunday, January 31st, 2016. Encountering Jesus: The Money Changers (Mark 11:15-18)   Sources: R.T. France. The Gospel of Mark. (NIGTC). Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002. David E. Garland. Mark. (NIVAC). Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1996. John Goldingay. “Sacrifice and the Death of Christ“. Fuller Magazine. Luke Timothy Johnson. Hebrews (NTL). Louisville: WJK,… Continue Reading “Encountering Jesus: The Money Changers”