What Is The Gospel?

Gospel means, simply, “good news.” There are numerous so-called gospels in the world proclaiming good news to those who would listen, and these gospels come in any number of forms—from the gospel of wealth and power to the gospel of health and beauty. These gospels, however, do not address the most basic problem that all … More What Is The Gospel?

On Making New Year Resolution

By Burk Parsons Originally posted as “4 Christian Principles For Making New Year’s Resolutions” on Ligonier.com It seems that every new year, we are caught up in a whirlwind of well-intentioned resolutions. With premeditated bursts of enthusiasm, those closest to us begin to take part in peculiar, and sometimes public activities that even cause neighborhood children … More On Making New Year Resolution

Christmas: To Celebrate or Not To?

It is that season of the year—Christmas, where Christians are divided on the occasion. You may have heard the oft repeated “Christmas is pagan and must not be celebrated” mantra. Here is a three part series providing answers for Christmas celebrations. Originally posted on thedecablog.wordpress.com as “Christmas and Christianity” by Pastor Nick Kennicot . Here are the … More Christmas: To Celebrate or Not To?

Are You Growing?

Ephesians 1:15-23 Paul’s prayer for the Ephesians is instructive: “that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him”(v.17). What Paul prayed for others, he desired for himself: “that I may know him and the power of his … More Are You Growing?

What On Earth Is “A Prosperity Gospel”?

 By Olamide Falase What On Earth Is “A Prosperity Gospel”? Who is it “gospel” to? One of the foundational qualities of a theological principle is its universality; that is, its relevance to all people at all times in all places. Of what use is a “prosperity gospel” to those who see no connection whatsoever between … More What On Earth Is “A Prosperity Gospel”?

Resources On The Gospel According To John From Monergism.com

Here is a goldmine of resources I want to recommend from monergism.com INTRODUCTIONS, OUTLINES & STUDIES Introductions, Outlines & Studies Gospel of John Introduction – Author, Date, Background, Theological Themes, Interpretative Challenges, Outline by John MacArthur COMMENTARIES John Calvin John 1John 2John 3John 4John 5John 6John 7John 8John 9John 10John 11John 12John 13John 14John 15John 16John … More Resources On The Gospel According To John From Monergism.com