Dealing with Death

Death is all around us.  We can’t seem to escape its presence and it won’t go away.  We can wish it did not exist, but we cannot disbelieve it out of existence.  One of the first bits of news that I read this morning, had to do with the horrible crash of the AirAsia Flight […]

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“Behold, The Lamb of God…”

Those were the words of John (inspired by the Holy Spirit) when he saw the Lord Jesus Christ according to his own account in John 1:29, “The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, “Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!” (John 1:29). What John said […]

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R. C. Sproul & Sinclair Ferguson – Video from “Theology Night”

On January 20, 2012, Saint Andrew’s was the location for “Theology Night with Sinclair Ferguson and R.C. Sproul.” It was a relaxed and informative evening where two notable theologians and pastors answered questions submitted by online viewers and those present in the audience. Topics addressed included the doctrines of grace, when to leave a local church, Tim […]

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What Constitutes Saving Faith? Part 2

Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen…And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him” (Hebrews 11:1 & 6). Faith by its very nature has to do […]

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What Constitutes Saving Faith? Part 1

“Faith in Jesus Christ is a saving grace, whereby we receive and rest upon him alone for salvation, as he is offered to us in the gospel” (Westminster Shorter Catechism Q & A 86). I thank the Lord for yet another opportunity to consider with you the important truths taught us in His Word on […]

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