Category Archives: Paul

New Life

Sunday, June 25th, 2017. New Life (Romans 6:1-11)   Sources: James D.G. Dunn. Romans 1-8 (WBC). Milton Keynes: Word Inc, 1988. Michael J. Gorman. The Death of the Messiah and the Birth of the New Covenant: A (Not So) New Model of the … Continue reading

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For Us… To Him

Sunday, June 18th, 2016. For Us… To Him (Romans 5:1-11)     Sources: Paul J. Achtemeier. Romans (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 2010.   James D.G. Dunn. Romans 1-8 (WBC). Milton Keynes: Word Inc, 1988. Michael J. Gorman. The Death of the Messiah and the Birth of … Continue reading

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Scandalous

Friday, April 14th, 2017 (Good Friday). Scandalous. Preached during a joint service at New Sarum Baptist Church.   Sources: Raymond E. Brown. The Gospel According to John XIII-XXI. (AB). Garden City: Doubleday, 1970. F.F. Bruce. The Gospel of John. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Paul and Gender

Cynthia Long Westfall. Paul and Gender: Reclaiming the Apostle’s Vision for Men and Women in Christ. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2016. “Of making many books there is no end” (Eccl. 12:12). Sometimes this is how it feels with the debates … Continue reading

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Missio Dei: Making Disciples

Sunday, February 12th, 2016. Mission Dei, Pt. 5: Making Disciples (Matthew 28:16-20, 2 Timothy 1:3-12)   Sources: Craig L. Blomberg Matthew (NAC). Nashville: Broadman, 1992. David J. Bosch. Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1999. R.T. France. The Gospel of … Continue reading

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Strangers and Neighbours

Sunday, January 29th, 2017. “Mission Dei, Pt. 3: Strangers and Neighbours” (Romans 12:9-13) The message was preceded by this video from President’s Choice. Sources: Paul J. Achtemeier. Romans (Interpretation). Louisville: WJK, 2010. Reginald Bibby. The Emerging Millennials. Lethbridge: Project Canada Books, 2009 … Continue reading

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Missio Dei: The Gospel and the Church

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017. “Missio Dei: The Gospel and the Church” (Ephesians 3:7-13) Sources: David J. Bosch. Transforming Mission: Paradigm Shifts in Theology of Mission. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1999. F.F. Bruce. The Epistles to the Colossians, to Philemon, and to the Ephesians (NICNT). … Continue reading

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