John Piper is known as a solid preacher of biblical truth. In this interview, he puts tongues into proper biblical perspective, limiting the gift’s importance, but making sure that people know that it exists.
It is time to start learning about the Holy Spirit from some great biblical preachers. Paul Washer has developed a sort of enthusiastic “notoriety” among conservative Christians, who like his condemnations of portions of the church, forgetting that he is preaching against them too. Yet Washer teaches that people need the power of the Holy […]
I believe in the importance of biblical preaching and biblical doctrine. When I look around at so many churches, I see so much that is lightweight. So many churches fall into error, despite their keenness on expressing the power of the Holy Spirit, because their desire for the Holy Spirit and his gifts has not […]
Many people seem to hold John Piper and John MacArthur in a similarly high level of esteem. However, many people also know that, while MacArthur is a cessationist, believing all the miraculous gifts of the Spirit have ceased, Piper is a continuist, believing that the bible teaches these gifts continue today. MacArthur and his followers […]
“The Normal Christian Birth” is a book by David Pawson – a man whose preaching I have respected for a very long time. You can also listen to Pawson’s messages on the subject, downloading mp3 sermons for free at www.davidpawson.org. Pawson maintains that we have misunderstood the process of being born again in recent years. […]
In Ephesians 4, we read about what some have referred to as the Fivefold Ministry of the Church. And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, till […]
I have been considering doing a series which would biblically refute John MacArthur’s Strange Fire. As has frequently been the case recently, Adrian Warnock has beaten me to it – and done it very well indeed. His series is not yet finished, but this category link will give you a list of all the posts […]