In Scotland, by the North Sea, the small town of Elgin had simple educational requirements. The directory for the local grammar school required the following:
"[That] upon the Lord’s day, masters and scholars shall convene in school at eight o’clock in the morning, and after prayer in the English tongue, the several classes shall be exercised—the seniors in the exposition of a sacred lesson [of the Psalms or catechism]...and the juniors in getting ‘by heart’ some select English
A few weeks ago, according to Creation-Evolution Headlines (CEH), in the latest edition of Nature, two scientists debated on whether Darwin's mechanism is correct. The article, "Does evolutionary theory need a re-think?", is surprising in its frankness and significant in its publication, especially in an age of increasing defection by Christians to the cause of evolution.
The scientist who answered in the affirmative ("yes, urgently") declared:
"And in [Evangelicalism's] various manifestations in America, it seems often to end up being focused on cults of personality and increasingly unrealistic expectations of cultural influence."
Professor Carl Trueman
I have observed some homeschooling circles for years. And I have studied the work and ministry of Doug Phillips in particular. This was born out of pastoral concern for the homeschooling families within my service.
It was quickly obvious to
Whitefield Media’s fourth volume in a series entitled, Dialogues in Theology. In this volume, Dr. Kenneth G. Talbot interviews Dr. Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr. concerning the compatibility of Theonomy and Postmillennialism with historic, Reformed theology.
Kenneth L. Gentry, Jr., Th.D. is an ordained minister (Reformed Presbyterian Church General Assembly), author of numerous books on theology, and a conference speaker who has spoken
(An Incorruptible Word vs. A Corruptible World)
[a short sermon at the funeral of Jack Harvey Sr., late of California, member of Providence OPC, Denver, father of Providence Elder, Bob Harvey]
1 Peter 1:22-24 Since you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit in sincere love of the brethren, love one another fervently with a pure heart, 23 having been born again, not of corruptible seed but incorruptible, through the word of God which