Posts from June 2016

PCA moves toward racial reconciliation

At our annual denominational gathering last week, the Presbyterian Church in America took steps toward addressing the sin of racism in its history as a predominately southern church. You can read more about this important moment here and here. This is the text of the resolution adopted last week:   Resolution on Racial Reconciliation Adopted…

Sermon Discussion Questions

Thank you, Sam Kelley, for these questions! 1) How did you feel about this sermon? What was it like listening to it? 2) What is the essence of covenant? 3) What was Brad’s point in saying that God did not force the covenant on Israel? 4) Have you ever encountered the thinking that Brad has called…

Sermon Discussion Questions

1) What responsibility do congregants bear for the purity of worship? 2) The Israelites obviously did not trust God enough to provide them with food,hence they held back their best sacrificial animals (the ones they thought would be the most fertile animals). Where is your lack of trust in God manifested in your life, in your actions?…