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Garry Williams (John Owen Centre) study day on scripture as covenant

Thanks to Kip Chelashaw for organising an excellent study day with my former college lecturer, Garry Williams.  It was great to have my mind stretched on the big issue of scripture as covenant.  Here’s my very sketchy notes which supplement … Continue reading

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10 ways in which God in Christ is a God of love #4

Here’s the 4th abridged extract from Ebenezer Erskine’s 10 point sermon on 10 ways in which God in Christ is a God of love: 4. God in Christ is a God matching with us, and betrothing us unto himself in … Continue reading

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Samson and paedobaptism

I’ve preached two series on Samson in the last 12 months, at two different churches. It has occurred to me this week that Samson’s life is a good model for paedobaptism: God made a Nazirite vow (see Numbers ch6) with … Continue reading

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If the Lord is for you…

Romans 8:31 If God is for us, who can be against us? Ebenezer Erskine unpacks what it means for God to be for us from the covenant-grant “I am the Lord your God.” The greatest word ever God spake since … Continue reading

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