Category Archives: Biography

Daily Devotionals

With the New Year around the corner, and Advent upon us, we pastors begin to field more questions about good devotional material. Since the answers don’t change very often I thought I would put my thoughts down here and point … Continue reading

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Church Fathers: A Brief Introduction

Two years ago I had the privilege of spending time with and addressing our deacons while they were on their annual retreat. We discussed suffering as taught by Peter in his first epistle. I thought it would be helpful for … Continue reading

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The Church: Agency of Grace

I’ve just finished reading the biography of John Williamson Nevin written by DG Hart. Hart only briefly addresses the childhood of Nevin before charging into the narrative of Nevin’s ministry. The bulk of the book is an attempt to explain … Continue reading

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