No Spectators (Sermon Excerpt)

From Growth From The Gospel: We desperately need to understand as a church, that we may not gather as spectators. Not if you’re a Christian. If you’re a visitor, feel free to watch and then to take part as you are comfortable. But for believers it is the command of God to teach and admonish […]

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McLaren and Old Heresy

You may or may not be familiar with the label “emergent”. Writers such as Brian McLaren, Rob Bell, Doug Pagit and Erwin McManus are some of the leading voices in this recent Christian movement. When the movement first “emerged”, I appreciated it’s critique of what was wrong in the institutional church and it’s desire to […]

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Who Needs the Gospel?

In my sermon Sunday I touched on the fact that the gospel is for believers and unbelievers. I quoted Jerry Bridges and John Piper. Here’s a quick video from Piper on the preciousness of the gospel for believers: http://www.desiringgod.org/ResourceLibrary/MediaPlayer/2389/Video/

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Happy Valentine’s Day

By all means put aside the commercialism and the sappiness. Do away with the candy and the chocolate if you want. But don’t neglect to celebrate love. Romantic love. Marital love. Sexual love. Covenant love. These things do not belong to a baser, or more fleshly world. Rather they point, with the most vivid and […]

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