Category: Practicing Theology

Sermon: Marriage Made In Heaven (Genesis 2:18-25)

Marriage Made In Heaven:  Genesis 2:18-25 Today is going to be a little different. Normally I am not interested in preaching sermons in light of current events. Normally, my focus is to preach Christ and Him crucified. Today is different. I firmly believe that…

Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 37-The Doctrine Of Adoption

Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 37-The Doctrine Of Adoption 14 For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God. 15 For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but…

Systematic Theology: Conversion (Faith and Repentance) Chapter 35

Conversion (Faith and Repentance) Chapter 35 2 Questions to consider: (1)What is repentance?           (2)What is saving faith? Faith and Repentance are two perspectives of Christian conversion. Conversion-“Our willing response to the gospel call, in which we sincerely repent of sins and place our trust…

Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 33-The Doctrine Of Redemption

The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 33-The Doctrine Of Redemption 29 For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers. 30 And those whom…

The Whole Counsel of God: Chapter 32 continued

The Whole Counsel of God: Chapter 32 continued  “The Order of Salvation” Election (God’s choice of people to be saved) The gospel call (proclaiming the message of the gospel) Regeneration (being born again) Conversion (faith and repentance) Justification (right legal standing) Adoption (membership in…

Systematic Theology: The Covenants Between God and Man[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 25

Systematic Theology: The Covenants Between God and Man[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 25   26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel of…

Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 24: Sin-Part 2

The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 24: Sin-Part 2 17 The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; a broken and contrite heart, O God, you will not despise. Psalm 51:17 (ESV) The Definition of Sin The Origin of Sin Inherited Sin. Actual…

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 22: Man as Male and Female (pt.2)

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 22: Man as Male and Female (pt.2) 26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you…

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God Lecture Notes: Chapter 21: The Creation of Man

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God Lecture Notes: Chapter 21: The Creation of Man 26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel…

Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 16: Providence

 Systematic Theology: The Doctrine of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 16: Providence   11 In him we have obtained an inheritance, having been predestined according to the purpose of him who works all things according to the counsel of his will,   Ephesians 1:11 (ESV)…

Systematic Theology the Character of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 16: Providence (Part 2)

Systematic Theology the Character of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 16: Providence (Part 2)   26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel…

Systematic Theology: The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 15: Creation (part 3)

The Whole Counsel of God[1] Lecture Notes[2] Chapter 15: Creation (part 3) 26 Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all, 27 for I did not shrink from declaring to you the whole counsel of God…