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“Covenant Theology is NOT Replacement Theology”

January 18, 2012
“Covenant Theology is NOT Replacement Theology”

When Jesus spoke with the two disciples on the day of his resurrection, did Luke say, "And beginning with the New York Times, CNN, Jewish dreamers, scientists, Pat Robertson, and John Hagee, he interpreted to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Israel, the millennial kingdom, and the Temple to be rebuilt in Jerusalem" (see Luke 24:27)?

Jesus the Extreme Street Preacher

January 13, 2012
Jesus the Extreme Street Preacher

“Think positively, because I'm here to talk with you and walk with you along life's narrow way. Give me all your tears of sadness and all your years of pain, and you’ll enter into life in my name. By being strong-willed, you will be able to overcome the obstacles of a long and winding, dry and hot desert road and arrive at your blessed assurance. Now you can testify that I'm alive because I live within your heart. Then, because I'm a loving and healing Bro, you can be happy and blest, praising your Savior all the day long."

Why Every Self-Respecting Reformed Christian Must be a Tuliper…

January 13, 2012
Why Every Self-Respecting Reformed Christian Must be a Tuliper…

"How many points?" Surely there are more than five. And when that larger number of points taught by the Reformed confessions is not respected, the famous five are jeopardized, indeed, dissolved —and the ongoing spiritual health of the church is placed at risk.

Biblical Idolatry (Updated)

January 10, 2012
Biblical Idolatry (Updated)

Therefore, whether it be God or a creature that is imaged, the moment you fall prostrate before it in veneration, you are so far fascinated by superstition. For this reason, the Lord not only forbade the erection of statues to himself, but also the consecration of titles and stones which might be set up for adoration.

A Tale of Two Prophets

January 6, 2012
A Tale of Two Prophets

"This is the story of two radio and television prophets: one an 81-year-old host of 700 Club, the other a 90-year-old owner of Family Radio."

A Tale of Two Creeds

November 28, 2011
A Tale of Two Creeds

One, the creed of Your Best Life Now of the Damnable Prosperity Heretics. The other, the ancient creed of the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic church.

Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Six

November 24, 2011
Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Six

In Mark 7:2-5, the Pharisees are said to practice ceremonial washing of the hands before eating, and "many other traditions that they observe, such as the washing (baptismos) of cups and pots and copper vessels and dining couches." Immersing dining couches?

The Surprising Origins of the Thanksgiving Hymn

November 23, 2011
The Surprising Origins of the Thanksgiving Hymn

Its mention of God makes it verboten in schools today. But not too many years ago this was the season when teachers would lead their students in the great ecumenical Thanksgiving hymn, "We Gather Together to Ask the Lord's Blessing." It's a singable melody, and the stirring lyrics speak directly of the Pilgrims' experience in overcoming religious persecution.

Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Four

November 16, 2011
Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Four

Our children are not pagans—"aliens and strangers to the covenants of promise"—but are truly "fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God."

Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Three

November 2, 2011
Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” Part Three

With this principle of "covenant solidarity," it would have been unthinkable for Jews who became Christians to exclude their wives and children from the covenant household.

Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” — Part Two

October 27, 2011
Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish” — Part Two

1 Corinthians10:1-2 says the Israelites were baptized in the Red Sea. If as he says, baptism is immersion, then all Israel were immersed! So the Exodus story, according to JMac, is turned on its head: Israelites, not the Egyptians, were immersed and drowned in the sea!

Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish”–Part One

October 26, 2011
Why John MacArthur’s Credobaptism is “Devilish”–Part One

"This devilish conduct of infant Baptism has survived through two thousand years of church life from very early on, the third century, embedded in the fourth and still here. We could only ask, Lord, that the Reformation would be a complete Reformation."

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