https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/baptismal-regeneration/ The following is my response to a brother trying to prove baptismal regeneration:: Honestly brother, if this is your only “proof” of such a major doctrinal claim, it is enormously subjective. The passage clearly also equates, in context, our death with Christ’s death. That is clearly a typological/spiritual reality not a literal one. Baptism … Continue reading Response on Baptismal Regeneration
A Debate with a Modern Minister on the “problem of the existing church”
A man that I will call John, said to me “We need more church planters! I like the model that every pastor must plant a church before getting hired on/called at an existing church” Response: John, I strongly and biblically disagree with that. Yes, established churches can be hard, but suffering for the sake of … Continue reading A Debate with a Modern Minister on the “problem of the existing church”
Why Four Gospels in our Bibles?
Seminary throwback: Why Four Gospels in our Bibles? In regard to the synoptics, the understanding of the Greek being “to see things together” is a helpful starting point. My pastor and an older gentleman in our church have explained why there are four Gospels too me with this analogy: when an accident happens and the … Continue reading Why Four Gospels in our Bibles?