I don’t think it’s individualistic, overly cerebral, or beholden to Western legal categories for me to want to know what you think about God.
To phrase the question another way, can a person go to Heaven who doesn’t live like a dedicated Christian?
The New Testament doesn’t seem to pronounce a chasm between teaching or preaching and leadership, yet some church leaders and church growth specialists do.
The Scriptures are sufficient. I know they are. God told me.
Preach always in such a way that God’s words are made clear and God’s message comes straight from the text.
William Taylor, rector of St. Helen’s in London, discusses good preaching, bad theology, training pastors and more.
If systematic theology is derivative of biblical theology, then pastoral theology is derivative of systematic theology.
I was privileged to serve with Jim Boice for five years at Tenth Presbyterian until his sudden death from liver cancer in 2000.
Does the gospel of Jesus Christ have anything to say regarding how we’re to understand race?
The church is lodged in that precarious place of ambiguity and tension between these two ages, and it must live there until Jesus returns, relying only on the Word and Spirit.
In light of what Scripture says about preachers and preaching, who would want to argue that an expository approach to preaching is anything less than a necessity?
Many sermons intend to be expositional, yet fall somewhat short.
Every Christian is meant to be a theologian in the best and most intimate sense of the word.
The glory of God is the goal of all of life, isn’t it? Is there a goal in preaching that is unique to preaching?