Church History: Jewish Backdrop

Before we start our long, meaningful journey into church history, there is a crucial point that needs to be made. The word “church” truly begins in the New Testament, but we must see that church history starts even further than that. Church history has a beautiful Jewish backdrop. We must realize that the apostles did not … Continue reading Church History: Jewish Backdrop

The Three R’s: Why Christians Sing

It is the first Monday of the month so we will be discussing worship through song today. The other day I read an article from a man whom I really respect, Bob Kauflin. He is the head guy of Sovereign Grace Music and the one who leads the music at Together for the Gospel. His … Continue reading The Three R’s: Why Christians Sing

Thoughts on Baptism and Resurrection

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Communion and the significance of it. It can be found here. Today, I will discuss the other Ordinance given to the Church by Jesus, Baptism. What is the significance of Baptism? What is it for? Baptism is an ordinance whereby believers, and only believers, are submerged in water and promptly … Continue reading Thoughts on Baptism and Resurrection

Thoughts on Communion

I am a Baptist. Therefore, I believe in only two, blessed ordinances established by the Lord Jesus Christ. These are believer's baptism and the Lord’s Supper, or Communion, chronologically. I will be dealing with Communion in this post as this is one of my most cherished beliefs. That is not at all to say that I … Continue reading Thoughts on Communion