November 2010 Archives

Truly on the margins

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A word to all you marathon runners, artists, cake bakers!  You think you're hard done by try having bad grammar and spelling. I'm like a leper in reformed community.... continue

Black Friday and capitalism

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I have been asked several times this week, "Do you celebrate Thanksgiving?" As a Brit living in America, it's not quite on the same level as, "Do you celebrate the 4th of July in Britain?" (Yes, I really have been... continue

The Free Church and chemistry

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With the news that the Free Church have adopted a more open position on worship the usual discussions are beginning to be had. 'Why don't you Presbyterians just get together.'  It's true that the Free Church's decision does open up... continue

Justification Discussion at ETS

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Been following the Wright/Schreiner/Thielman exchange over justification at ETS last week in Atlanta?   Among the many good points from Tom Schreiner's criticism is the challenge to Wright's insistence on making justification an ecclesiological issue and not a soteriological one, to... continue

Listening to the UK

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Here' s some good material to listen to from the UK   The Fulwood conference took place in Sheffield last week Garry Williams spoke on the Love of God whilst Ben Cooper was on the Creator God.   Stuart Olyott gave... continue

Arminians Can Breathe a Sigh of Relief: Barna says there is no Reformed Resurgence

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George Barna (he of "there's no future for the local church" fame) has just released his latest survey results pertaining to the much ballyhooed Reformed Awakening, and he calms the faithful by assuring them that there is not in fact... continue

The View from Table Rock

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Back two weekends I had the wonderful privilege of spending some time with the good folks at Cornerstone Church in Medford, Oregon.  I was little nervous because Derek Thomas is a frequent speaker there and they really like him and... continue

Full Confidence Greenville

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Westminster Theological Seminary's Full Confidence Conference tour ends its fall portion this weekend (Nov 19-21) at Second Presbyterian Church in Greenville, SC (pastored by Alliance Council Member and WTS alumnus, Rick Phillips). Speakers for the event include Richard Gaffin, Scott... continue

What can Scottish Presbyterians Sing?

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In recent years, the commitment of the Free Church of Scotland to exclusive, unaccompanied psalm-singing in "formal" worship services has wavered. The issue, understandably, has divided an already fractured church. The church has taken the unusual step of calling a plenary... continue

Lausanne III, women preachers and the road to nowhere!

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I suspect the organisers of Lausanne would have no such  problems with women bishops!  The conspiracy of silence on Ruth Padilla's exposition on Ephesians 2 at Lausanne is deafening.  As far as I can see Eph 2 is not hard... continue
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