Church Preaching Theology

Worship and Unction (3); What is Preaching?

To continue this series on worship and unction, I would really like to explore the idea of unction. It’s an old word that has lost its use in most churches. That’s unfortunate, because in a day when we desperately need real, Holy Spirit powered preaching, it has become difficult for the layperson to articulate to […]

Apologetics Grace Perspective Theology

THE ATHEIST VIEW OF FAITH, AN UNFOUNDED PROPOSITION

Over and over again, I hear the cries and the whines of atheists who claim that faith is nothing but a “blind leap”. It is evidently one of the hardest obstacles to overcome for a believer of unbelief, this idea of faith. From the halls of high schools to the halls of Oxford, you can […]

Church Preaching Theology

Worship and Unction (2)

“You cannot find excellent corporate worship until you stop trying to find excellent corporate worship and pursue God himself.”-Don Carson (Worship by the Book) The question comes up pretty often, “What is worship?”. In Christian circles it’s kind of cliché but it’s an old question that is important for every generation to answer. The definition […]

Apologetics Depravity Evil Grace Perseverance Perspective Theology

Sickness is Grace!

It stinks to be sick. It really does! I don’t feel like working. I don’t feel like writing. I don’t feel like speaking. I’m a grump and would appreciate it if my wife would baby me and if not, leave me alone. I can’t sleep. I don’t want to eat. I can’t breath and my […]