The Error Of Doctrinal Regeneration

“Thou believest that there is one God; thou doest well: the devils also believe, and tremble.” James 2:19. I live in the so called “bible belt”. There are fifteen churches within a reasonable walking distance of my home. These churches represent various denominations and traditions. There are the United Methodists, Independent Baptists, Non-denominationals, even the […]

Social Justice And The Cowardly Silence Of Safety

“Social justice”, words that are all the rage these days among the “evangelical elite”. Russell Moore and the ERLC,Thabiti Anyabwile and The Gospel Coalition, Mark Dever, Beth Moore, Ed Stetzer, David Platt, Matt Chandler, Karen Swallow-Prior, Tim Keller, and the list of all the “cool kids” of “mainstream” evangelicalism just keeps going. There have been […]

Oh! The Horror!

“An appalling and horrible thing has happened in the land: the prophets prophesy falsely, and the priests rule at their direction; my people love to have it so, but what will you do when the end comes?” Jeremiah 5:30-31 We live in a day where language is overused, simplistically reduced, and ultimately stripped of its […]

Theology Matters

I was recently invited to a meeting of local pastors from various denominations to discuss the possibility of an inter-denominational revival meeting, which would focus on gathering youth in the community to hear the gospel. There were almost 20 leaders in the room, which is a large number considering I live in a very rural […]

Take Care How You Listen

As we all sit in our pews on Sunday mornings, even as we stand in pulpits, the sad reality is there are dozens of things rushing through our minds, and if we are completely honest with each other, how to receive the Word is not one of them. Oh sure we know how to sit […]