The Life of My Grandmother, Patricia Phillips–Obituary

For several years I have been looking for the obituary of my grandmother, Patricia (Patty) Phillips. I found my grandfather’s obituary several years ago, and today, I finally found the online obituary for my grandmother. I post these obituaries to commemorate my family. Here are a few facts I gathered: 1) My grandmother married at … More The Life of My Grandmother, Patricia Phillips–Obituary

Thomas Aquinas (Great Thinkers) Scott Oliphint

I want to highlight the fact that Paul Helm wrote a strong review of Oliphint’s book. It can be found here: (part 1), (part 2), (part 3). For academic purposes everyone should read Helm’s review. Oliphint, K. Scott. Thomas Aquinas (Great Thinkers). Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R Publishing, 2017, pp. 145, $14.99, paperback. Scott Oliphint serves as … More Thomas Aquinas (Great Thinkers) Scott Oliphint

John Gerstner Lectures

Below is a collection of lectures on various topics from the late Dr. John Gerstner. These are important for evangelicalism in our day because Gerstner’s views both solidify historic evangelical thought and they continue to speak towards present-day issues. Please note: The link below is a playlist; so, you will need to adjust the upper-left … More John Gerstner Lectures

Theology of My Life: A Theological and Apologetic Memoir by John Frame

This article was originally posted at Themelios. Please click here for the review. Theology of My Life: A Theological and Apologetic Memoir by John Frame is a principled, historical, theological apologetic and reflective piece, designed to show, among other things, a window into the life and theology of John Frame. “Like many in their later years,” says … More Theology of My Life: A Theological and Apologetic Memoir by John Frame

New Book: Sola Fide

I want to let everyone know about my new book, titled, Sola Fide: A Primer on Paul’s Doctrine of Justification in Romans. You can find this book on Amazon by clicking here. Endorsements for Sola Fide “This is an excellent, succinct work that clearly outlines the flow of Paul’s logic in Romans, highlighting the central … More New Book: Sola Fide

James White: Polemics Lectures

In today’s day and age, Christians need to be prepared to engage unbelievers with the hope of the gospel. In the Youtube playlist below, James White, presents 11 lectures on essential areas in Christian polemics and apologetics. Specifically, White presents a biblical grounding and method to engage Roman Catholicism, Islam, Jehovah’s Witnesses, Mormons, and many … More James White: Polemics Lectures

Iain Murray on Revival

Iain Murray, who is one of today’s top biographers, has written a phenomenal book on the topic of revival titled: Revival and Revivalism. Banner of Truth summarizes Murray’s book in the following words: Marrying careful historical research to popular and relevant presentation, Revival and Revivalism traces the spiritually epoch-making events of the eighteenth and nineteenth … More Iain Murray on Revival

Review of Jeffrey McDonald’s Biography of John Gerstner

Jeffrey S. McDonald. John Gerstner and the Renewal of Presbyterian and Reformed Evangelicalism in Modern America. Eugene: Pickwick, 2017. 263 pp. $26.40. The twentieth century saw a renewal of evangelical Protestant orthodoxy. It also saw the birth of heterodoxy and heresy. The twentieth century also saw the birth, ministry, intellect, and conviction of John Henry Gerstner … More Review of Jeffrey McDonald’s Biography of John Gerstner

Know Your Evangelical Roots: Carl F. H. Henry and Kenneth Kantzer

Who are these evangelicals? What do they believe? Where did they come from? These types of questions seem to dominate much of the literature in theological studies. I want to help answer these questions and more by providing links to a series of lectures at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School by Dr. Carl F. H. Henry … More Know Your Evangelical Roots: Carl F. H. Henry and Kenneth Kantzer

Classical Theism and Theistic Personalism: Part 1, Understanding the Issues Between James Dolezal and John Frame

The nature and attributes of God ought to be considered one of the fundamentals grounding each doctrine of the Christian faith. In recent years there has been a debate between classical theists and theistic personalists. It is my contention  this debate touches not only on theology proper, but the doctrine of creation and our confession … More Classical Theism and Theistic Personalism: Part 1, Understanding the Issues Between James Dolezal and John Frame