The Democratic Delusion
Blog Entry

The Democratic Delusion

March 16, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The deep-seated crookedness of the human heart due to sin means that the problem of wisdom, truth and justice for the social order cannot be solved by man's efforts to forcibly rearrange society.

Topic: Humanism
The Olivet Discourse

The Olivet Discourse

March 12, 2017  |  Joe Boot

In answering the disciples' question about the destruction of the temple, Jesus foretells signs of an imminent temporal event which will take place in the lifetime of his audience. Instead of end times speculation, the church needs to be busy with gospel proclamation and mission.

Counter-Revolutionary Sexuality
Blog Entry

Counter-Revolutionary Sexuality

March 2, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The biblical context of marriage, affirmed and reinforced by Jesus Christ, is the original divine ordinance, and the foundation on which any functional civilization is to be built.

Topic: Marriage
The Stone the Builders Rejected

The Stone the Builders Rejected

February 26, 2017  |  Joe Boot
We have received a kingdom and an inheritance, but woe to us if we now take offence at God's Word. The Lord will crush those who deny Him the fruit of His vineyard.
The Stone the Builders Rejected

The Stone the Builders Rejected

February 26, 2017  |  Joe Boot

We have received a kingdom and an inheritance, but woe to us if we now take offence at God's Word. The Lord will crush those who deny Him the fruit of His vineyard.

Note: the video is missing the first two minutes of this sermon but it is available on the audio-only file via the "Listen" link.

Revolutionary Sexuality
Blog Entry

Revolutionary Sexuality

February 21, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Human beings are inherently sexual creatures, created male and female, in the image of God. It should not surprise us, then, that revolt against God is expressed in decidedly sexual ways.

Topic: Sexuality
Scripture: Genesis 1:27
Jesus and the Temple

Jesus and the Temple

February 19, 2017  |  Joe Boot
The temple simultaneously represents our own hearts, the church of Christ, and the whole earth. Jesus will cleanse and restore everything.
Jesus and the Temple

Jesus and the Temple

February 19, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The temple simultaneously represents our own hearts, the church of Christ, and the whole earth. Jesus will cleanse and restore everything.

The Faith of William Wilberforce
Interview (Cornerstones)

The Faith of William Wilberforce

February 15, 2017  |  Joe Boot and Steven Martins

It isn't possible to separate Wilberforce's faith from his career in public office. His tireless campaigning against slavery was a direct result of his Christian belief that man is made in the image of God and that life matters.

What is Love?

What is Love?

February 14, 2017  |  Joe Boot

The apostle Paul tells us that love is the fulfillment of the law, but on what basis do we decide how that love is to be expressed?

Topic: Theology
Scripture: Romans 13:10