Monthly Archives: October 2011

Indulgence of the Flesh [Colossians Pt.20]

If I am a Christian, why do I still struggle with sin? If you are a Christian, you have struggled with this kind of thought. For the past several posts in our study of the Letter to the Colossians, we … Continue reading

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What is a Deacon? [1 Timothy Pt. 13]

Church leadership is of vital importance, but preaching, teaching and counseling are not the only areas of ministry. The Bible gives two primary offices for the Church. As the Apostle Paul addresses the saints in Philippi he distinguishes them. Philippians … Continue reading

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Grace in our Outreach [Colossians Pt. 19]

How can in have the answer if I don’t know the question? This is how most Christians feel when it comes to sharing our faith with the unbelieving world. We feel horribly unprepared. We feel like we are called to … Continue reading

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Your Life is Hid with Christ in God [Seminary Paper]

This week at Donuts & Doctrine we are looking at the Union of the Believer with Christ. This is not a subject that is frequently preached on the Church today, but it is a primary doctrine and one that really … Continue reading

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How Does the Church Relate to its Pastor? [1 Timothy Pt. 12]

How do you see your pastor? Many people see pastors as some kind of elite position in the church. Certainly, it is a calling for which men are gifted by God. But it is not a position that allows men … Continue reading

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From Glory to Glory!

Why am I here? What exactly is the point of all of the trials of this life? Why do I still sin? Should I just give up or is there hope for me to become who I ought to be … Continue reading

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Grace In Our Relationships [Colossians Pt. 18]

Where is our sanctification most apparent? When people look at us and see how seriously we take the Christian Faith, what part of our lives are they usually looking at? When the Apostle rounds out his teaching on how we, … Continue reading

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What is a Bishop? [1 TImothy Pt. 11]

Our study of 1 Timothy takes a turn as we enter into chapter 3. Moving from exhortations and corrections to basic instruction, Paul gives Timothy the distinctions and qualifications for those who lead the church. There is a lot of … Continue reading

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Grace In Your Hearts [Colossians Pt. 17]

What is the key to our becoming who we ought to be in Christ? Last time we saw the necessity of putting on the New Man. That is, we are to be people who are appropriating what Christ has already … Continue reading

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