Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Gospel: Our Foundation of Christian Unity

A genuine unity among Christians is indeed something for which all believers must strive.  Indeed, the Scriptures exhort us to avoid fruitless disputes and unnecessary division (Titus 3:9).  We are to live peaceably with one another as best we can, … Continue reading

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Church Plant Update

I just wanted to pass along an update as well as a prayer request regarding one of our Reformed Baptist church plants in SW Virginia.  Recently we were told that the church plant in Dublin–Wilderness Road Baptist Assembly–is disbanding.  They’ve … Continue reading

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Heidelberg Catechism – Lord’s Day 48

Question 123: What does the second petition mean? “Your kingdom come” means: Rule us by Your Word and Spirit in such a way that more and more we submit to You (1). Preserve Your church and make it grow (2). … Continue reading

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Psalm 100

Make a joyful shout to the Lord, all you lands! Serve the Lord with gladness; Come before His presence with singing. Know that the Lord, He is God; It is He who has made us, and not we ourselves; We … Continue reading

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Heidelberg Catechism – Lord’s Day 47

Question 122: What does the first petition mean? “Hallowed be your name” means: Help us to truly know You (1), to honor, glorify, and praise You for all Your works and for all that shines forth from them: Your almighty … Continue reading

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The Creedal Imperative

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My Take on the 2012 Elections

After reading and discerning various Christian perspectives on the 2012 elections which took place last week, I’ve decided to put my own pen to paper regarding the matter.  I usually wait about a week, analyze things with a sober mind, … Continue reading

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