Follow the links below to read an outstanding article by Peter Leithart entitled “Paedocommunion, The Gospel, And The Church.” Among other things, it answers the aforementioned question, “Should young children receive the Lord’s Supper?” His closing line is especially relevant. “If the Reformed churches hope to advance the gospel with power in our day, we must […]Read more "Should young children receive the Lord’s Supper?"
In light of a brief and encouraging discussion in Sunday School yesterday, also in light of a few of my FB friends talking about the subject this morning, here is some sound, Biblical truth on this matter.Read more "Is God sovereign over every single event that takes place on earth?"
Here is a helpful talk by Pastor Steve Wilkins on baptizing babies.Read more "Why Baptize Babies?"
If true worship were a road, it would have two idolatrous ditches: intellectualism and emotionalism. As sinners we inevitably end up in one of these ditches, bent toward the head or toward the heart, and apart from Christ. The heart is deceptively wicked and the head is full of smoke. Either of these alone leads […]Read more "Head and Heart: Intellectualism, Emotionalism, and Worship"
UPDATE: Articles 7 and 8 in the series have been added. I came across a series over at kuyperian.com by a gentleman named Luke Welch. In these articles, he is laying out a strong (and easy to follow) case for covenant theology, specifically the inclusion of our children in the covenant and therefore the sacraments, both baptism […]Read more "Children and Covenant"
This Lord’s day Ej and I baptized our new baby, Gideon. Our church is non-denominational and has been historically credobaptist. After having to baptize my first two sons in private ceremonies the leadership finally agreed to allow the households to decide the matter for themselves rather than exclude families based on this particular belief. I am so grateful […]Read more "Gideon’s Baptism Exhortation"
Merry Christmas. So much more than a greeting or a salutation. Merry Christmas is code for “The Child has been born, the Savior King is alive. He is reigning and His Kingdom is increasing. And nothing and no one can stop it or slow it. He is coming again and I want you to know […]Read more "Be Merry"