A while ago, say, 100 years ago, churches knew that their primary goal week in and week out was to exposit God's word and preach from the text what the authors originally intended. For example: JI Packer, one of the greatest theologians of our time, now aged 90, said this: "Underlying the preaching of the…Read more What we used to preach
The Gritty Some of us in church have some crazy ideas - like that we should sit down when singing... or that children's church is wrong, or that baptising babies is ok, or that the doctrine of the election is actually true... But in all of this denominational hoopla (and there is a TONNE of…Read more Differences
Is The Bible Sufficient? Many teachers find themselves in a pickle. Do I continue to teach God's word as commanded in scripture, or do I use all of the wacky gimmicks that the more successful churches are pulling to gain more influence, and more congregants? That battle would be intense because of the pressure to…Read more How important is scripture?