This article originally appeared on my blog (Here). “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many.” (Mark 10:45) Service is not a uniquely Christian concept. The language of service is something engrained throughout society....
The Puritan Board
2 Samuel 24:12-14
12 “Go and speak to David, ‘Thus the Lord says, “I am offering you three things; choose for yourself one of them, which I will do to you.”’” 13 So Gad came to David and told him, and said to him, “Shall seven years of famine come to you in your land? Or will you flee three months before your foes while they pursue you? Or shall there be three days’ pestilence in your land?...
My name is Steve. I've been reading through the board of a couple of years and thought it would be a good time to join.
I'm from Northern Ireland. Married with One daughter.
I'm just finishing my first year training as a ministry student in the Presbyterian church.
I look forward to getting to know you and hopefully contribute to the discussions.
Hello everyone, I'm taking a class on Ethics at PRTS this semester and am looking for a good paper topic that will hopefully be useful for me in ministry one day.
So I'm curious to hear from others: what's the most pressing ethical question you've had to work through (or have wondered about) personally? (Contraception, end of life care, something else?) Or for Christian leaders: what's the...
What should we make of the below quotation from Samuel Rutherford?:
These worthy reformers did tie no man to believe their prophecies as scriptures, we are to give faith, to the predictions of Prophets and Apostles, foretelling facts to come, as to the very word of God, they never gave themselves out as organs immediately inspired by the Holy Ghost, as the...
A prophetic sermon by Robert Mccurley. It's sobering, yet encouraging!
I am reading through (again) The Christ of the Covenants and came upon a section (Quote below) that talked about the Nature/Grace idea. It prompted me to really grasp this concept. Currently I have an incomplete understanding of Nature/Grace dualism and would like to have a corrected and clearer idea of what it is. The following are 3 views of the Nature/Grace doctrine as I understand them....
The LORD Roars out of Zion
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