The Chicago Statement on Biblical Hermeneutics

February 1, 2019 - An official statement on hermeneutics from the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy in 1982.

Is The Holy Spirit Necessary for Willpower?

January 26, 2019 - A theological analysis of the mistaken idea that Holy Spirit increases willpower.

Telling the Truth: Evangelizing Postmoderns

January 26, 2019 - Helpful analysis of postmodernism and how the Christian ought to relate and engage with this philosophy.

Greek New Testament Reader

November 22, 2018 - The Greak New Testament in an easy-to-read format with a helpful search feature and lexicon.

The Hermeneutics of Christ-Centered Preaching

November 19, 2018 - Wonderful introduction to cristo-telic hermeneutics specifically as opposed to christo-centric hermenuetics.

November 15, 2018 - "But when the kindness of God our Saviour and His love for mankind appeared, He saved us, not on the basis of deeds which we have done in righteousness, but according to His mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewing by the Holy Spirit, whom He poured out upon us richly through Jesus Christ our Saviour, so that being justified by His grace we would be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life."

Why God Is Not a Megalomaniac in Demanding to Be Worshiped

November 14, 2018 - Very good overview and defense of the Biblical teaching that God is seeking His own glory.

State of Theology Survey

October 29, 2018 - Fascinating survey of theological understanding (with a really good data explorer).

October 12, 2018 - "The resurrection of Jesus our Lord entitles us to conceive of God's omnipotence not as mere unqualified power, but as power no less than infinite engaged in the work of man's salvation from sin."

Religious Affections

October 10, 2018 - Helpful book defining and describing the role of 'Affections' in genuine faith.

September 30, 2018 - "He that has doctrinal knowledge and speculation only, without affection, never is engaged in the business of religion."

September 15, 2018 - "The business of religion is, from time to time, compared to those exercises, wherein men are wont to have their hearts and strength greatly exercised and engaged; such as running, wrestling, or agonizing for a great prize or crown, and fighting with strong enemies that seek our lives, and warring as those that by violence take a city or kingdom."


September 10, 2018 - Finding Freedom through the Intoxicating Joy of Irresistible Grace.

September 9, 2018 - "That religion which God requires, and will accept, does not consist in weak, dull and lifeless wouldings, raising us but a little above a state of indifference: God, in his Word, greatly insists upon it, that we be in good earnest, fervent in spirit, and our hearts vigorously engaged in religion..."

The Consolation of Philosophy

August 2, 2018 - A delightful and thought-provoking book both for the philosophical questions it raises (e.g. Is happiness the chief end of man? Should it be? How is this to be achieved?) and for its historical role as a precursor to (or as Dante claims, the start of) Scholasticism.

The Perspicuity of Scripture

July 25, 2018 - An introduction to the doctrine of the perspicuity (clarity) of scripture.

Prayer as Worship

July 19, 2018 - Based on Matthew 6:9-10, John MacArthur argues that prayer ought to be an act of worship that is focused on God rather than our selfish needs.

Practical Spiritual Disciplines

July 3, 2018 - An examination of how we can enjoy the means of grace given to us in the Bible.

A Short History of the Interpretation of the Bible

June 30, 2018 - Helpful introduction considering how Biblical interpretation has developed and changed over time.

Prayer Planner/Journal

June 30, 2018 - Prayer planner and journal to help you pray consistently and powerfully.

Study on Prayer

June 23, 2018 - Some thoughts on the nature, benefits, and practice of prayer.

Bible Notes

June 18, 2018 - Summaries for every book in the Bible.

Long Before Luther

June 1, 2018 - An introduction to the historical roots of reformation theology.

Bible Research Blog

August 12, 2017 - Blog investigating and researching the Bible and how to live as a follower of Christ in the modern world.

Mystery of the Trinity

June 27, 2017 - A wonderful introduction to the Biblical and historical roots of the doctrine of the Trinity.