Severing the Bond

Philosophy of Ministry

Heartfelt Ignorance

Book Reviews

A Dangerous Prescription: Review of Bates’ Gospel Allegiance 

The Failure of Natural Theology: Review of Jeffrey Johnson’s The Failure of Natural Theology: A Critical Appraisal of the Philosophical Theology of Thomas Aquinas

Divine Simplicity: A Biblical and Trinitarian Account


Riding with Bavinck- Reformed Dogmatics: Prolegomena

Theology and Faith

Natural Theology in Bavinck’s Dogmatics


Exodus 34:1-10
Hebrews 8:1-13
John 15:1-8
Romans 13:1-5

Hebrews 9:11-28

  1. Part One- Literary Structure and Context 
  2. Part Two- 9:11-14, Entrance into the Heavenly Sanctuary by Blood
  3. Part Three- 9:15-22, Mediator of the New Covenant by Blood 
  4. Part Four- 9:23-28, Purification of the Heavenly Sanctuary by Blood
  5. Part Five- Hebrew’s Philosophy of Revelation


The Nature of the New Covenant, Hebrews 8
The Duality of the Abrahamic Covenant in the the 17th Century Particular Baptists
Jet Sweep Look at the Historical Covenants and the Covenant of Grace


William Tyndall: Experiential Outworking of Sola Scriptura
Jonathan Edwards: Doxology Rooted in Theology 
Law/Grace in Martin Luther’s New Testament Preface 
Calvin on God’s Good Gifts 
Luther and Calvin on Baptism 
Luther’s Evangelical Canon 
Particular and Passionate: English Particular Baptists 


Abiding Validity of the Sabbath and Its Foundation for a Philosophy of Ministry 
Ethics: From the Floor to the Ceiling
Union- Synthesized, Summarized, and Defined
Aquinas’ Doctrine of Divine Simplicity 
Van Til’s Revelational Epistemology 

The Armless Theologian: A Critique of Natural Theology

Mirages, Shadows, and the Knowledge of God

Statement of Faith Papers for TH501 & TH502: 

  1. Theology, Revelation, and Canon
  2. Theology Proper: Summarized
  3. Creation, Man, and Sin
  4. Son and Spirit
  5. Redemption Accomplished and Applied 
  6. The Church, Sacraments, and Last Things


Early Thoughts on Two Kingdoms 
Cult and Culture 

Cultural Engagement


Skelton Key of the Old Testament

The Tale of Three Sons: Glory Anticipated and Consummated

  1. Introduction
  2. The Protological Son, Part 1
  3. The Protological Son, Part 2 
  4. The Typological Son, Part 1 
  5. The Typological Son, Part 2
  6. The Eschatological Son, Part 1
  7. The Eschatological Son, Part 2 
  8. The Adopted Sons in Christ


Rebellion Against the State