Learning something from an Old Dead Guy

For many of us in Reformed Christians circles this is a very important year, as it marks the 500th anniversary of Luther’s nailing of the 95 theses to the wall of the Castle church at Wittenberg. This one single event sent into motion a tidal way of change that left the western world scrambling to … Continue reading Learning something from an Old Dead Guy

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When Not to Take the Lord’s Supper

From Nathan Bingham at Ligonier: Here’s an excerpt from When Not to Take Communion, Anthony Carter’s contribution to the April issue of Tabletalk: The Christian life is the examined life, the life that takes seriously the call to repentance and the promise of forgiveness (1 John. 1:8-9; 1 John 2:1). Unfortunately, there are those who deny the grace … Continue reading When Not to Take the Lord’s Supper

Church Discipline: Fencing the Table – “YOU SHALL NOT PASS!”

So yesterday you were introduced the reality of church discipline, today we're talking about how church discipline relates to "fencing the table." Read 1 Corinthians 11 For I received from the Lord what I also delivered to you, that the Lord Jesus on the night when he was betrayed took bread, and when he had given thanks, … Continue reading Church Discipline: Fencing the Table – “YOU SHALL NOT PASS!”