Monthly Archives: August 2009

Amazing Resources for Theological Study

Are you aware of the free audio lectures from Covenant, Reformed, and Westminster Theological Seminaries made available by the Gospel Coalition? I did a double-take when I saw all of these courses!¬†Edmund Clowney on Preaching Christ from the whole Bible, … Continue reading

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Excellent Sermon, “Gospel Healing for Hurting Marriages”

This is an excellent sermon by Voddie Baucham. It is plain-spoken, Gospel-centered, and so very practical. Listen to it and share it with others, here.

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Shedd: The Intellectual Character of the Pastor

The next element of pastoral ministry Shedd addresses is “The Intellectual Character and Habits of the Clergyman.” He spends a large portion of this chapter explaining that the pastor should devote himself to reading only the very best and most … Continue reading

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Shedd: The Religious Character of the Pastor

The first chapter of Shedd’s section on pastoral theology in Homiletics and Pastoral Theology is “The Religious Character and Habits of the Clergyman.” One of his main points here is to demonstrate how a faithful pastoral ministry naturally lends itself … Continue reading

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A Lord’s Day Feast on the Gospel of Grace

I have had yesterday’s date circled on my desk calendar and in my mind since April. In bold letters, written in two colors of ink, are the words, “Begin Galatians,” and for the next three-four months, Curve Baptist Church will … Continue reading

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The Glory of Christ and the Beauty of His Bride

I’m preparing this morning to preach at a Monday night renewal service at a dear brother’s church in a couple of weeks. I’m just one of several preachers that week who will address the theme, “The Glory of Christ and … Continue reading

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W.G.T. Shedd on Pastoral Theology

W.G.T. Shedd¬†(1820-1894) was a Presbyterian theologian, professor, and pastor, considered by some to be among the top-three theologians America has ever produced (along with Jonathan Edwards and Robert Lewis Dabney, according to several lists). He is perhaps best remembered for … Continue reading

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