What Is The Doctrine Of Illumination?
Illumination is that doctrine that describes the work of the Holy Spirit in helping the believer to understand God’s Word. Though regeneration is required to rightly understand the Word, having […]
A Day Well Lived
I’m tired. One of the quirks about how we do things at Reformation Bible College is that most of our classes meet just once a week, for roughly three hours. Such […]
Ask R.C: What Bible Translations Do You Recommend?
It is a good thing that so many Christians love the Bible. It may not be such a good thing that Christians love their Bibles. That is, debating the relative […]
The Other Scandal Of The Evangelical Mind
It is true enough that by and large the evangelical church is not known for intellectual rigor. We’re not considered the sharpest knives in the drawer. It is true as […]
Ask R.C: What Are Some Key Idols Evangelicals Tend To Struggle With?
If you were to explore the Old Testament seeking out what sin God’s people struggled with the most you might be surprised by what you find. We tend to focus […]
The Institute for the Obvious
If you find yourself in a grand quandary, chances are you are missing the obvious. No, I don’t mean that all difficult questions come equipped with easy answers. The point […]
Ask R.C: Does The Bible Require Weekly Celebration Of The Lord’s Table?
I don’t know. It’s not a question I’ve ever felt the need to ask. It is certainly possible that one could build a decent case for weekly communion from those […]
Jesus Is Lord
You can tell a great deal about which way you ought to be heading by looking to your final destination. When we know our end we know our calling for […]
Ask R.C: Is Color-Blindness the Right Response to Racism?
No, and yes. Racism is, and will be, until Christ’s return a peculiarly ugly manifestation of the sin that remains within all of us. It is grounded in a pride […]
Trust And Obey
The KISS principle—Keep It Simple, Stupid—is itself a rather simple principle. It argues that when we find ourselves entangled in complex and complicated arguments, chances are we have already left […]