Category Archives: Donuts & Doctrine

What is Christian Apologetics?

Christians need to know what they believe and how to defend and share their faith! The ApostleĀ  Peter made this plain as he wrote to the Christians in Asia Minor in the first century saying, ” But sanctify the Lord … 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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God’s Work in Mans’ Salvation [Seminary Paper]

The last few months, I have been sharing my seminary studies with the men at our monthly Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study. Studying the “deep things” of God is good for us all. Especially when it comes to the things … Continue reading

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The Ministry of the Holy Spirit

Breakfast and Bible Study this morning centered around the ministry of the Holy Spirit. The basis for the lesson was the second of two papers that I have to write as I work toward my Masters of Divinity at The … Continue reading

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Viewing Offenses as Opportunities

This month in our Donuts and Doctrine study we had the blessing of looking closely at that little gem of a letter called Philemon. As the Apostle Paul appeals to this man Philemon, for him to forgive his runaway slave … Continue reading

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The Person and Agency of the Holy Spirit

What is the essential work of the Holy Spirit? Is he the Giver of Spiritual Gifts? The Aide to Sanctification? The Gentleman who introduces us to the Savior? He is sooooooo much more than this. The following is the first … Continue reading

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Heroes and Heretics

I did a series of studies a couple of years ago with the Got Doctrine guys back in Michigan. One of them asked a question about who we should trust from the history of the Church. A ministry that he … Continue reading

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Praying With Zeal

In the late 19th Century, Bishop J. C. Ryle said, “there is no duty in religion so neglected as private prayer.” If it was true in his day it has been amplified in ours. There are so many distractions and … Continue reading

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Interpreting Scripture, Part 2

Accurate interpretation of Scripture is of the utmost importance. If we are to live in a way that pleases God we need to understand what He has said. Last time at Donuts & Doctrine we looked at the basics of … Continue reading

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Interpreting Scripture

We had a good turnout for our monthly Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study called Donuts & Doctrine. Our subject this month (and probably for the next few months) was interpreting Scripture. Some people may say, “I don’t interpret Scripture, I … Continue reading

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