Category Archives: Church History

Recommended Devotionals

Here are some of the richest devotional materials I’ve come across.  I think its beneficial to have a devotional work or two to plow through year-by-year.  These Bible-saturated works have worshipfully ushered me into the presence of the Lord time … Continue reading

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Spurgeon on the Return of Christ

I’m increasingly convinced many Christians today have an incomplete understanding of Jesus. We emphasize his compassion, grace, and love – which are indeed precious truths – but ignore the weightier things He said, did and is. For this reason, I … Continue reading

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Do You Long for the Return of the King?

At the end of the book of Revelation, the Apostle John writes, “He who testifies to these things says, ‘Surely I am coming soon.’ Amen. Come, Lord Jesus!” (Rev. 22:20). This second-to-last verse in the Bible teaches plainly Jesus will … Continue reading

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One of the Greatest Sermons Ever Preached

As a seminarian, I listen to a lot of teaching and preaching.  There are times my Ipod has more sermons and teachings (by a variety of pastors) than music.  I observe the preacher’s style, the way he handles the text, … Continue reading

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Beginning the Dialogue

At our very first gathering, Dr. Charles Scalise said his goal in teaching Early Church History was not to teach us everything there is to know about this discipline, but to begin the life-long dialogue between us and these people … Continue reading

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