Category: Speaking Engagement


Video Chapel Sermon – Hebrews 1:1-4

WHAT DOES TEXT-DRIVEN, CHRIST-CENTERED PREACHING LOOK LIKE? Here is my attempt to demonstrate it. Text: Hebrews 1:1-4. Preached in chapel at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary on Tuesday, February 23. Length: 45 minutes. Here is the link: http://media.swbts.edu/item/2163/the-7-wonders-of-jesus


UPCOMING TEXT-DRIVEN PREACHING CONFERENCES & WORKSHOPS

Plans are progressing on the new School of Preaching at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary! Kick-off date: August 1. I am honored to be able to serve as the inaugural Dean of this new school. God is already opening many doors to preach and to teach Text-driven preaching in the US and around the world. Here   …Continue Reading


PREACHING IN THE PHILIPPINES

Nestled in the mountains about a five hour drive north of Manila, Baguio is a city of some 300,000 + people. My I-phone tells me the weather back home in the D/FW metroplex is cloudy and 34 degrees. Here it is sunny and 73 degrees. The Pilipino people are as gracious and hospitable as you   …Continue Reading


UNITED OR UNTIED? – THE NEED FOR CHURCH UNITY

Two words, “united” and “untied,” have exactly the same letters. Transpose the middle two letters and you can go from united to being untied. The key is the position of the “i.” Unity is vital in any endeavor. In order to be successful, work, war, and wedlock all need unity among employees, soldiers, and between   …Continue Reading


Sermon Video – “My Anchor Holds” – Hebrews 6:13-20

Here is the video of my sermon at FBC Sunnyvale, TX, on July 19. The text is Hebrews 6:13-20. The Title is “My Anchor Holds.” https://t.co/HLL4ydQdPE


Limited Atonement & The Trinity – Review of Letham’s Chapter in “From Heaven He Came & Sought Her”

Robert Letham contributes a chapter entitled “The Triune God, Incarnation, and Definite Atonement.” The chief burden of his chapter is to demonstrate that all forms of universal atonement create Trinitarian disharmony (439). Letham lumps Amyraldians with Arminians when he states that “the atoning death of Christ does not of itself secure the salvation of anyone   …Continue Reading