Tags » Derek Thomas

God, Adam, and You: Biblical Creation Defended and Applied

Status: Available

Book Description

What difference does Adam make? The answer, to many Christians today, is “not much.”

Adam, we are told, is a mythological figure who can safely be abandoned without compromising the authority and infallibility of Scripture. 299 more words


God, Adam, and You (review)

God, Adam, and You: Biblical Creation Defended and Applied. Edited by Richard D. Phillips. Philipsburg: Presbyterian & Reformed, 2015. 210 pages. $14.99.

Church leaders must be noticing something. 512 more words

Theistic Evolution

Let's study Galatians

Paul’s letter to the churches in Galatia seems to burst on the reader like a sudden storm. The issues it raises still generate controversy, even after two thousand years of church history. 88 more words

Bible Study

6 Advantages of Consecutive Expository Preaching

While it is, of course, possible (and sometimes desirable) to preach expository sermons textually—in Romans this week, in the Psalms the next, and in Haggai the following week—there is something about the very discipline of exposition that makes it impossible not to pick up the threads of an argument that begins in one chapter and runs on for several more. 104 more words


Thomas trio leaving Marian basketball program

It was no secret this past season that Birmingham Marian had the state’s best girls basketball team. The Mustangs, however, held a huge secret they did not reveal until season’s end. 1,057 more words


Pilgrims in Progress: 2015 Ligonier Regional Conference

Ligonier held it’s regional conference in the San Francisco area this past March, and the sessions are available for free streaming. The tableau of speakers included Robert Godfrey Jr., Steve Lawson, Derek Thomas and R.C. 167 more words

Steve Lawson

The storm breaks

The book of Job is the harrowing story of a man whose life changed so dramatically in the course of a few short days. It is about the problem of suffering; and the answer to the problem is not seen in the comments of Job’s counsellors but more importantly in Job’s response to suffering. 83 more words

Bible Study