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Online Christianity – 9 Favourites of November

In the midst of examination period for university students, I pray that these 3 favourite videos, articles and books show you the beauty of our God in your busyness.   Videos That is The Grace - Matt Chandler Is God fed up with you, simply tolerating the way you are? Ephesians 1 begs to differ. A great video that supplements Planned Grace and Outrageous Grace. Do You Se...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 5) Forever Grace

We're up to the last doctrine of grace in the PROOF series! The typical question asked is whether a Christian can fall away. "Salvation is up to God, but staying saved is up to us", many say, but I want to answer a better question: "is God able to break his promises?".  Previous articles in this series: Introduction Planned Grace Resurrecting Grace Outrageous Grace Overcoming G...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 4) Overcoming Grace

After learning about predestination in Outrageous Grace, how then does our choice to believe fit into the picture? Does God just drag us into heaven against our will, kicking and screaming, not wanting to be there? What exactly happens before, during and after our conversion? Previous articles in this series: Introduction Planned Grace Resurrecting Grace Outrageous Grace &nbs...
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Online Christianity – 9 Favourites of October

Here's my top 3 videos, 3 books and 3 articles circulating the internet this month. I hope these resources convict, encourage, and point you to Christ!   Videos Can We Auto-Correct Humanity? A moving spoken word on the impact of technology on our lives, especially mine. Dealing with Pride in Disciple Making David Platt, alongside Francis Chan, talks about the various...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 3) Outrageous Grace

So far in this series we've seen that God's grace is both necessary and definite, planned before time for His people. But what does it mean for God to have predestined people? On what basis does He choose? What does this mean for the non-elect? Previous articles in this series: Introduction Planned Grace Resurrecting Grace   If you've begun reading this article because o...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 2) Resurrecting Grace

To continue with our study in the doctrines of grace, we must reflect on the reason for our need of grace in the first place. What is the natural state of humanity? What is free will? Who on earth are we preaching the gospel to? Previous articles in this series: Introduction Planned Grace Before our need of saving grace, we were created with class. Adam was the free king and rule...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 1) Planned Grace

What is the biblical definition of grace? What sort of grace do we need it? How might it have been Planned? Who did Jesus die for? Here's a dive head-first one of the hardest doctrines of the Christian faith. It serves as an introductory shock to the concept of God's grace. Previous articles in this series: Introduction   The first and necessary distinction that must be made...
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Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace – 0) Introduction

  This marks the beginning of a new set of articles based the fruits and reflections of a teaching series recently run for WaC and Twelve. It's called "Putting Amazing back into the Doctrines of Grace - a doxological re-envisionment of calvinistic soteriology". Let me introduce what this means and why it's important for all believers to wrestle with, including you.    Despite ...
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Online Christianity – 9 Favourites of September

Here are my three favourite videos, articles and books for this month! It's so difficult to choose sometimes... Videos Biblica Hipsteria  Michael F. Bird (author of Evangelical Theology) makes a hilarious parody of the Bibliotheca project. Forever - Kari Jobe What a beautiful 12 minutes of worship - hipsteria style. True & Better - Tim Keller There are a lot ...
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Online Christianity – 9 Favourites of August

Limited to only three favourites in three categories - this is a challenge I give to myself to refrain from satiation and to provide you with digestible resources that I pray are beneficial. These are my favourites of the entire month!   Videos The Love of Christ - Paul Washer Sermon Jam What a beautiful summary of Song of Songs that's not just about sex! Where Are You ...
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