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About kevinbglenn

Follower of Jesus, Husband, Father, Son, Student, Reader, Runner, and BBQ enthusiast.

For whom did Jesus die?

Question: Did Jesus die for all the sins of all the people in all the world? Provide a clear basis for your defense. Why is your answer better than the alternative(s)? How does your answer apply in a ministerial setting? … Continue reading

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What are the implications of the fall? – Brief 3

Question: Discuss the full implications of the first episode of sin in Genesis, commonly referred to as original sin and/or “the fall.” How does the sin of Adam relate to humanity (re: sin, condemnation, and death)? Precisely: is humanity guilty … Continue reading

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What is the biblical view of the Sabbath? – Brief 1

Question: What is the biblical view of the Sabbath? Define and delineate the proper application, for Christians, of the Sabbath in today’s society. Specifically, should Christians: a. eat out; b. shop; c. mow the lawn? Response: In the Old Testament, … Continue reading

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What is the main purpose of the church? – Brief 6

Question: What is the main purpose and role of the church, as a collection of believers? And does this purpose affect the form and function of worship? Note the two sides of this issue are typically: 1) “edify the body” … Continue reading

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Views of the Lord’s Supper – Brief 7a

Question: Describe/summarize briefly the main views of the Eucharist (aka Mass, Lord ’s Supper, Communion). Defend why a particular interpretation explains best what Jesus meant when he said: “this is my body.” Is this an issue that churches should “split” … Continue reading

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Alcohol and Church Membership

From the Desiring God Blog By: Michael Johnson Piper explains his position on alcohol and church membership: When I came to Bethlehem Baptist Church over [three] decades ago, this was one of the first controversies I had to deal with. … Continue reading

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Audio for the 2011 Gospel Coalition Workshops

Now online: Training the Next Generation of Pastors and Other Christian Leaders R. Albert Mohler, Jr. Mark Driscoll, David Helm, Don Carson, and Ligon Duncan The Pastor’s Counseling Ministry David Powlison The Gospel for Muslims Thabiti Anyabwile Is Your Church … Continue reading

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