In the past two months I have heard several allegations (some public and some private) about pastors who have plagiarized sermons. The allegations also appear to be much more than allegations; some of the video evidence I’ve seen seems indisputable and indefensible. I don’t know what motivates a pastor to take sermons that do not […]Read More Ecclesiology matters
This post is part of a series of posts on the basics of systematic theology. Why do we need theology, and what are the essential truths to know about each doctrine? All the posts are archived under the category “Theology 101.” There are many perversions and corruptions of the church in contemporary culture. So […]Read More What is the church?
For the last four weeks, we’ve been studying the role of elders in the church and the qualifications of elders. In addition to the commentaries I read weekly, here are some resources I’ve found helpful in my study: Alexander Strauch, Biblical Eldership: This is an excellent book; it is extensive and detailed in its analysis […]Read More Sunday Leftovers — Resources for Elders