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09OCT 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 163

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.” Paragraph 4b: “…yet……..[Read More]

30SEP 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 162

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.”……..[Read More]

22SEP 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 161

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.”……..[Read More]

15SEP 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 160

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.” Paragraph 3b: “…and……..[Read More]

07SEP 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 159

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.”……..[Read More]

01SEP 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 158

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.” Paragraph 2b: “…and……..[Read More]

25AUG 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 157

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.”……..[Read More]

11AUG 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 156

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.” Paragraph 1b:……..[Read More]

07AUG 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 155

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Chapter 18. “Of the Assurance of Grace and Salvation.” Paragraph 1: “Although……..[Read More]

28JUL 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 154

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” Paragraph……..[Read More]

28JUL 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 153

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2f:……..[Read More]

30JUN 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 152

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2e:……..[Read More]

17JUN 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 151

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2d:……..[Read More]

02JUN 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 150

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2c:……..[Read More]

26MAY 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 149

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2b:……..[Read More]

19MAY 2019

Abortion

So, I watched this 1.5 minute video:     and I had this thought:   Imagine it’s AD 2043. You’re 24 years old on a Friday afternoon sitting in your apartment drinking a cup of coffee and reading an old online news article from 2019. You were born in Alabama that year and put up……..[Read More]

19MAY 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 148

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.2:……..[Read More]

12MAY 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 147

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689   23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith.   NEXT-   Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.1d:……..[Read More]

05MAY 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 146

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.1c: “…notwithstanding, through unbelief……..[Read More]

04MAY 2019

John Calvin’s Commentary on Colossians Chapter One

Christ is the center of The Faith.   Anything else purporting to be so denies him his rightful role. In preparation for a sermon in the morning, I came across the following quote in John Calvin’s commentary on Colossians chapter one. How many of us can say we understand the truth of the Gospel so……..[Read More]

28APR 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 145

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.1b: “…whence he still……..[Read More]

22APR 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 144

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Section 17, “Of the Perseverance of the Saints.” 17.1a: “Those whom God……..[Read More]

14APR 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 143

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. These are my personal reflections on this beloved historic Particular Baptist confession of the Christian Faith. NEXT- Section 16, “Of Good Works.” 16.7: “Works done by unregenerate men, although……..[Read More]

08APR 2019

LBCF 1689 Reflections. Part 142

Reflections on the Baptist Confession of Faith of 1689 23 Aug 14 began a perhaps unbroken, orderly, and personal journey through my favorite written confession of faith. This will be my personal reflections on this beloved written codification of the Christian Faith which is according to a Baptist flavor. NEXT- Section 16, “Of Good Works.” 16.6:……..[Read More]

29MAR 2019

Italian Vacation

I’m writing this week’s devotional while on vacation in Italy.   Being in the military for the past 21 years has not been without cost. Having been now converted for about 17 of them, I’m often ostracized for my Faith. Especially now since becoming a chaplain in the past 3 years, I’m persona non-grata…often most……..[Read More]