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Congregational Polity Congregationalism run amok has become a calling card for critics to decry baptistic polity. Sure, it is true that if only sheep lead the sheep, then the entire…

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As a convinced Baptist, I believe the Scripture is crystal clear that God builds his church through sinners becoming regenerated by the grace of God through faith in Jesus Christ…

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In 1925, a young Martyn Lloyd-Jones was filled with massive internal debate concerning his future. A rising star within the medical community, a brilliant thinker, and a recent convert to…

church Doctrine Spiritual Meandering

I have been meditating lately on what it means to obey God’s command to “love our neighbor as ourselves.” Often when we think of loving our neighbor, we emphasize what…

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Doctrine

What do you do when you are so distraught and overwhelmed in your soul that you literally are holding on the wall to keep from falling to the floor into…

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It has been a very emotional couple of days; heights of joy in reuniting with my sister’s family (missionaries in Poland) after several years to solemn contemplation as I touring…

church Doctrine Spiritual Meandering

The month of July looks to be quite the busy month for me. God has blessed me with some tremendous opportunities to serve his church and I am excited to…

Life Missions

Evangelical Christians understand that the Gospel is of first importance in how we frame our views of the world, both the world to come as well as the world we…

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