Happy Thanksgiving (2016) — The Domain for Truth

Happy Thanksgiving to you all! We have many reasons to be thankful to God! Especialy our salvation made possible through the Father’s Plan, the Son’s sacrifice and the Spirit’s conviction and regeneration!

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When the Gospel is All Past Tense


Biblical Preaching

whiteclock5I grew up in a church tradition that diligently preached the Gospel every Sunday evening.  I heard faithful folks pray in prayer meetings that folks might “come under the sound of the Gospel” and I watched the weekly routine of preaching the Gospel message.  But something was typically missing.

Essentially the problem was that the Gospel message was preached in past tense.  That is, not only was it the preaching of a past event (which it is), but it was also past tense for most of the listeners.  They had heard it before, responded before and were saved already.

So more than once I asked what the point of this service was since guests were not a common feature?  I was told that it was right to preach the Gospel, and that those of us present who had already trusted Christ for salvation could use it as an opportunity to…

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QUANTUM 88 – – Threats to democracy and the politics of fear. There’s blame game going on. —

There’s a blame game going on. David Robertson thinks about the threats to democracy that are surfacing in the wake of the Trump victory, the deep irony of the politics of fear, why BBC pluralism is wrong and how Leonard Cohen points the way to the true freedom that can be found only in Christ. […]

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Quantum 86 on the “Sexuality, Society and the Church” conference. —

The new episode of Quantum is out now on iTunes, Podbean and the Solas website here. http://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/quantum-of-solas/quantum-86/ Andy Bannister joined me in the studio to discuss last weekend’s Solas conference at Charlotte Chapel in Edinburgh on sexuality, society and the church. | LINKS | The Telegraph – Row over BBC transgender programme aimed at […]

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