Category Archives: Got 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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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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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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Law and Gospel

The Law and the Gospel; are they a contradiction? Is it two ways of looking at the same thing? Is it necessary to distinguish between them? Is it possible to hold both of them in harmony with one another? These … Continue reading

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The Word of God

This past Saturday I had the chance to enter again upon the work of ministering to men in a small group. This has been my heart for a long time and was a big part of my ministry back in … Continue reading

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Heroes and Heretics Part 10 – Wesley, Whitefield and Edwards

This month as I studied for the presentation of my lesson I was introduced to a man that I had only previously known from a distance. As I read and listened to presentations of this mans life I was inspired … Continue reading

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