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Friday
Aug152014

Still Time to Register for Hebrews Seminar!

On the week of September 29 - October 3, Grace Baptist Church of Taylors will host RBS's seminar on the Book of Hebrews. Pastor Robert Martin (PhD) will provide an exegetical and biblical-theological survey of the epistle with emphasis not only on its major themes and difficult passages but also on the rabbinical method of exposition used by the author. The grand theme, of course, is the supremacy of Christ in the saving work of God. Melchizedek and much, much more! For more information click here.

Monday
Jul212014

Graduate Profile: Oskar Arocha, Master of Divinity

I am the second son to Pastor Oscar Arocha of Iglesia Bautista de la Gracia in Santiago,Dominican Republic. By the mercy of the Lord, I came to know Jesus at the young age of four, at the same time as my wife Patricia who was six years old. When the teenage years came, life in Christ was turbulent and only by the grace of Jesus I was kept from falling away into great worldliness. But after the toughest years had gone bye and as I was close to finishing an agronomical engineering degree and getting married to beautiful Patricia, I testified

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Saturday
Jul052014

Contextualization & Preaching

The late John Stott was a gifted commentator and expositor. In his classic book on homiletics, Between Two Worlds, he argues that the preacher stands in the gap between the world of the Bible and the modern world of the people to whom he ministers. It is the preacher’s task, Stott avers, to bridge the chasm so that modern culture may be confronted with the timeless truths of the Bible. This is the theme Pastor Robert Elliott unfolds in the three-part video lecture series below on contextualization and preaching.

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