Church History

Introduction to the Worship Practices of the Early Church—Part 4

What does worship in the early church look like? That is the question that this short series tries to answer. This is now the final installment (here are Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3). I have been arguing that while worship forms may be different between the ancient church and today, the essence of… Continue reading Introduction to the Worship Practices of the Early Church—Part 4

Pastoral Theology, Personal Reflection

John MacArthur in the Ben Shapiro Show

In the Sunday Special Episode 29 of the Ben Shapiro Show, Ben interviews long-time pastor-teacher, John MacArthur. JMac answers all kinds of cultural and religious questions from the perspective of evangelical Christianity. MacArthur exhibits firm conviction on Scriptural truth with sincerity, care, love, and humility.  Topics discussed at various points of the interview include the… Continue reading John MacArthur in the Ben Shapiro Show

Personal Reflection

MacArthur: I’m deeply troubled by the rhetoric about “social justice” in evangelical circles

At this time, I'm working on my prospectus for my dissertation. I'll disclose my full topic once this project is done, but the broad theme is on "church unity." The truth of the matter is: there are a lot of things that divide God's people today. Some of them are necessary; some are not. While… Continue reading MacArthur: I’m deeply troubled by the rhetoric about “social justice” in evangelical circles