Let us not give lip-service to the importance of congregational singing if we’re not willing to back that up with some devotion to education.
What goes into planning the Sunday gathering? Who should pick the songs, the Scripture readings, the types of prayer?
Mark Dever and Jonathan Leeman interview Matt to talk about the reasons behind this transition.
— Is preaching required in missionary contexts, or do Bible studies suffice? — “Closed communion” seems exclusive and arrogant. Is it in the Bible?
The Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century restored the gospel to the sacraments and the sacraments to the congregation.
Schweizer’s arguments for a perpetually developing polity are unpersuasive because they depend on faulty arguments regarding differences among the apostles.
Should Sundays be more like a funeral or a festival?
If You, O LORD, should mark iniquities, who could stand? But with you there is forgiveness, through Christ Jesus.
Mark Dever recently sat down with hymn writer and musician Keith Getty to talk about music for the church. Listen to the interview below.
It matters how you treat those who disagree with you on disputable matters. When you welcome them as Christ has welcomed you, you glorify God.
— Teach on it; sing accessible, excellent songs; accentuate voices, not music.
In many evangelical churches, the public prayers are casual, short, and few. Is that a problem?
I’ve found a weekly service review to be one of the most effective tools in ministry for mentoring men and growing as a preacher.
We trivialize the doctrine of Christian liberty when we focus on freedom to while neglecting the beauties of freedom from.
— Is it permissible for Christians to opt out of church in favor of home groups? — If an unmarried member of your church sought to adopt a foster child, what would you say?