Tag Archives: Sinclair Ferguson

The Gardener

“Jesus said to her, ‘Woman, why are you weeping? Whom are you seeking?’ Supposing him to be the gardener, she said to him, ‘Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have laid him, and I will … Continue reading

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A Final Exhortation

“Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock.” (7:24) On this past Sunday, we concluded our study of the Sermon on the Mount. Sinclair … Continue reading

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We Need One Another

On Sunday, Lord willing, we will celebrate the sixth anniversary of Redeemer Fellowship Church. As I reflect on the Lord’s goodness to our church, I am reminded how much we all need the church. God’s plan is not for us … Continue reading

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Good Reads

If you are looking for some reading ideas as we begin the New Year, I have some suggestions. Here are some books I found particularly helpful this past year. In no particular order: Habits of Grace by David Mathis This … Continue reading

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Restless

“I have seen the business that God has given to the children of man to be busy with. He has made everything beautiful in its time. Also, he has put eternity into man’s heart, yet so that he cannot find … Continue reading

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Favorite Books Read in 2015

Over the past several years I’ve done a favorite book list. Each year I aim for specific criteria in giving the list. First, the book must be generally edifying for any Christian. In other words, not a specialized work with … Continue reading

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The Way

In his recent book, Child in the Manger, Sinclair Ferguson shares a brief but compelling argument for the exclusivity of Christ. By exclusivity of Christ, I mean that salvation can be found in Christ alone and only in His sufficient … Continue reading

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Mortification of Sin

In continuation of the previous post, I thought it would be helpful to further discuss the mortification of sin. As Christians, we are in union with Christ by faith. One of the realities of that union is that sin no … Continue reading

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“Sin’s Dominion Ended”

In his book, The Christian Life, Sinclair Ferguson has a chapter entitled “Sin’s Dominion Ended” in which he explains Paul’s argument in Romans 6. I think a brief outline of Ferguson’s exposition will be helpful. He explains as follows: Romans … Continue reading

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The Necessity (and Beauty) of the Resurrection

Charles Hodge: If He rose, the gospel is true. If He did not rise, it is false. If He rose…his sacrifice has been accepted as a satisfaction to divine justice, and his blood as a ransom for many. (Systematic Theology … Continue reading

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