MATTHEW When the tempter comes, we must stand on God’s Word: ‘every Word that comes from…God’ (Matthew 4: 4). ________________________________ From religion to revival Standing upon divine revelation – “Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God” (Matthew 4:4), Jesus received God-given strength for challenging the […]Read More Meditating On God’s Word: New Testament
1 Corinthians 1- 6 Paul preached ‘Christ crucified’ with a determination ‘to know nothing except Jesus Christ crucified’(1:23; 2:2). This is the message of our salvation. All the glory belongs to God: ‘Let him who boasts, boast in the Lord’ (1:31). We come to know God when ‘the Spirit’ leads us to ‘Jesus Christ’ (2:10-13; […]Read More Journey though the New Testament: 1 Corinthians
“Theology is a work of faith, and all of its statements must be such as the believer can recognize as objects of faith … Theology … lives in faith and for this reason works in creative response to the Word … A genuinely biblical theology is not simply a theology buttressed with proper proof texts, […]Read More Theology is a work of faith.
Remembering the Lord, rejoicing in Him and looking forward to His return ‘O Lord, You are my God; I will exalt You and praise Your Name… You have done marvellous things’ (Isaiah 25:1). We remember what God has done for us. He sent His Son, Jesus Christ, to be our Saviour. We rejoice in Jesus […]Read More Some More Ideas For Preaching Christ, Our Risen And Returning Lord
Here are a couple of paragraphs from the “Introductory Preface” of my PhD thesis: “The Problem of Polarization: An Approach based on the Writings of G C Berkouwer”. —– “With the writings of G C Berkouwer providing its focal-point, this study may be regarded as a study in systematic theology …. attention is drawn to […]Read More Systematic Theology and Experiential Theology