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Composing a Doctrinal Statement [section 1 — on the Scriptures]

Composing a doctrinal statement (or any other essential documents) can be one of the most arduous (but crucial) projects undertaken by a church. One of the major projects I began this summer was to draft a sample doctrinal statement that … Continue reading

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The Gospel of the Kingdom [Messianic Fulfillment]

MESSIANIC FULFILLMENT Having the Old Testament context in mind, the New Testament then should be read with an understanding that the Jews of Christ’s day would have had their minds saturated with the promises of the Old Testament. So the … Continue reading

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The Gospel of the Kingdom [Contextual Overview]

In the first post in this series, I introduced this short study on the Gospel of the Kingdom with the question: Did Jesus legitimately offer the kingdom that was anticipated by the Jews, or did Jesus redefine the kingdom? OLD … Continue reading

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Opening the New Testament and Finding the Old III

Originally posted on The Rabbit Trail:
Being an attempt to make full proof of the following proposition: The writers of the New Testament wrote in Greek, but they thought in Hebrew.   In my mind, one of the most compelling…

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