A Higher Standard

Read Hebrews 7:4 … Often when the subject of giving is mentioned in a church discussion or Bible class someone will chime in with, “We are not under the law of tithing.” Of course, the inference being that since we are no longer under the Law of Moses Christians can give as and how we … Continue reading A Higher Standard

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Being Good: Christian Virtues for Everyday Life

The virtuous person is often highlighted in the Scriptures; in fact, in the wisdom literature of the Old Testament the virtuous person (or a specific virtue) is contrasted with the foolish person as the individual contemplates a path or decision. In the book Being Good: Christian Virtues for Everyday Life, what is typically seen as … Continue reading Being Good: Christian Virtues for Everyday Life

Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scriptures

For the Christian preacher that, like Paul, is determined to only know and proclaim, “Jesus Christ and Him crucified” (2 Cor. 2:2), Graeme Goldsworthy has produced a work that is exceptionally appropriate. Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scriptures is an examination of homiletic practice that either places Jesus at the heart, or makes application … Continue reading Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scriptures