The Gospel Truth: Christ Crucified (Vlog) »

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 7 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) This week’s Gospel Truth teaching examines the [...]

The Gospel Truth Pt. 6 (vlog) – Jesus: the Fulfillment of the Law »

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) I’ve often said that “the [...]

The Gospel Truth: Atonement in the Old Testament Pt. 2 »

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series The Gospel Truth (Vlog)(This is a continuation of The Gospel Truth video blog series.  This post assumes the prerequisite watching of earlier videos in the series.  Click the link above to watch the entire series up to this week’s installment.) Last week’s post examined the [...]

The Boundaries of The New Law »

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series The Law and The Believer

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series The Law and The BelieverThe Boundaries of The New Law (The following is a continuation of “The Law and the Believer,” and assumes the reading of earlier prerequisite posts.) From the day of Pentecost, believers have experienced the full fruition of God’s ancient promise to [...]

Jesus: The Fulfillment of the Law »

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Pastoral SoteriologyUnderstanding the substitutionary nature of Old Testament atonement is perhaps the single most important revelation concerning the work Christ accomplished on the cross on our behalf.  While such knowledge of the Old Testament system is certainly not a prerequisite for one’s salvation, it is [...]

Atonement in the Old Testament Law »

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Pastoral Soteriology

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Pastoral SoteriologyAtonement in the Old Testament Law As noted in the last post, the Penal Substitution Theory of the atonement is by far the best and most accurate understanding of the work Jesus provided on the cross according to the scriptures.  While the nature of [...]

The Law is Inoperative in Christ »

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series The Law and The Believer

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series The Law and The BelieverThe Law is Made Inoperative in Christ The previous section notes clearly the biblical depiction of the law of Moses as a “guardian” or a “tutor” in the lives of God’s people until the time when Christ arrived, and maturity was [...]

The Purpose of the Law (Part 2) »

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series The Law and The Believer

Verse 21 states that if a law had been given that could impart life, then righteousness would certainly have come by the law, affirming that the law has no part of salvation.

The Purpose of the Law (part 1) »

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series The Law and The Believer

The Purpose of The Law In order to come to terms with the role Law of Moses in the lives of New Testament believers, the New Testament itself must be the beginning of knowledge.

Divisions of The Law »

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series The Law and The Believer

Divisions of The Law Being that it is impossible for modern day believers to adhere to certain parts of the law, such as the legal portions, which cannot be enforced, then if one attempts to render the law operational today, one must divide the law into the part(s) which are obeyed by believers and the part(s) which are not.