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Valiant for Truth - Systematic Theology

Latest Office Hours: Prayer and Sanctification with Prof. Telfer
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Office Hours continues with the series entitled, "New Life in the Shadow of Death," by talking with Rev. Charles K. Telfer, Assistant Professor of Biblical Languages, about the necessity of prayer for sanctification in the Christian life

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Sermon Illustrations
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Sermon illustrations are one of the most challenging aspects of preaching, in my opinion. I haven’t done a survey of preaching professors or textbooks, but I suspect that they would all say that preachers should employ good illustrations to help the congregation grasp the point you’re making in your sermon.

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Jaundiced Eyes
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As a pastor you always hope that come Sunday morning you’ll see new faces walk through the door. You hope that the Lord will bring new families to build the church, but more importantly, that people from the community will want to visit, especially unbelievers.

 
 
 
Women & Theology: Discipleship in South Asia
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“Before the WDP [Women’s Discipleship Program], we were like dry branches. Now, we are full of leaves.”

 
 
 
A Pastor’s Reflections: Take It On the Chin
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In today’s social media-drenched culture we find people making all sorts of personal claims and criticisms about themselves and others. To see a very public microcosm of this phenomena, watch Hollywood. The regular news cycle draws attention to various celebrities who engage in Twitter wars.