Called into the Fellowship of God's Son

January 14, 2018  |  David Robinson

There is a danger of thinking that at least we aren't as bad as others, the Corinthian believers thought that as well. Paul calls them, and us, to repentance and to unity in Christ.

Called into the Fellowship of God's Son

January 14, 2018  |  David Robinson

There is a danger of thinking that at least we aren't as bad as others, the Corinthian believers thought that as well. Paul calls them, and us, to repentance and to unity in Christ.

Churchianity or Christianity: The Need for Scriptural Cultural Theology
Article

Churchianity or Christianity: The Need for Scriptural Cultural Theology

December 21, 2017  |  Joe Boot

What is the calling of the church and the message of the gospel? Contrary to popular evangelical opinion, the calling of God's people is not limited to the church institution, but has implications for all areas of life.

Topic: The Church
Indulgences, Restitution and Grace
Interview (Cornerstones)

Indulgences, Restitution and Grace

November 18, 2017  |  Joe Boot

Luther and the Reformers had a good deal of criticism for the practice of buying and selling indulgences, but what were the theological motivations behind this invention?

The Church and her Mission
Blog Entry

The Church and her Mission

August 28, 2017  |  Joe Boot

In a truly scriptural theology of mission, the church as God's kingdom people must not only be concerned with personal salvation, or institutional church affairs, but with the reign of Christ over all things. God's people re-present the exalted Christ to the entire creation order.

Topic: The Church
Scripture: Ephesians 4:4
The New Self Created by God
Institute Minute (Institute Minutes)

The New Self Created by God

July 26, 2017  |  David Robinson

The new self that we are to put on is created and given to us by God to wear.

View the full sermon 'Dressed in Christ.'

Topic: The Church
An Image of Repentance
Institute Minute (Institute Minutes)

An Image of Repentance

July 25, 2017  |  David Robinson

To put off the old self and to put on the new self is an image of genuine repentance.

View the full sermon 'Dressed in Christ.'

Topic: The Church
The Purpose of the Ministry of God's Word
Institute Minute (Institute Minutes)

The Purpose of the Ministry of God's Word

July 13, 2017  |  David Robinson

The church needs faithful men called to preach and teach God's word to equip us in every good work.

View the full sermon 'Church Growth.'

Topic: The Church
Scripture: Ephesians 4:7-13
The Metric for Church Growth
Institute Minute (Institute Minutes)

The Metric for Church Growth

July 11, 2017  |  David Robinson

St. Paul gives us a metric for the growth of the church, the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ.

View the full sermon 'Church Growth.'

Topic: The Church
Scripture: Ephesians 4:7-13
Church Growth

Church Growth

July 9, 2017  |  David Robinson

Every part of the body needs to function properly for the body to be healthy and capable. Love loosens the joints in the body motivating us to take action and to serve the church.