Posts by Jeff Downs

Posts by Jeff Downs

April 20, 2021

How I Begin the First Counseling Session, by Paul Tautges. (4/16/21) Here are interviews with various authors eg. Simonetta Carr, Robert Godfrey, G. K. Beale) from Christ Reformed Church. This is an older, but timely article by Greg Koukl, Not a Hint of Politics. Greg discussed this on a recent podcast. (4/16/21) Douglas Axe: Stupid Design? Or Elegant Invention?, by David Klinghoffer. Article discusses a course offered by Douglas Axe. Progressive vs. Evangelical: A Dialogue for Clarity, a discussion between…

April 15, 2021

The Significance Of The Early Patristic Sources, by Jason Engwer (4/15/21) Does God Have Feelings?, by Neil Steward (4/10/21) Here is an interview with Stephen Nichols on his new biography of R.C Sproul. (4/14/21) Fred Sanders and Ryan Hurd spoke to one another on the topic, Introducing Junius on the Trinity. (4/13/21) Lydia McGrew was recently interview by SJ Thomason to, Debunk Falsities About John’s Gospel (4/12/21) Forthcoming book: Handbook on the Gospels, by Benjamin L. Gladd (Baker Academic). Due…

April 12, 2021

Atheism Needs Christianity, by Gary DeMar (4/5/21) A Tool for Reading the Bible Devotionally, by Erik Raymond (3/31/21) A new pro-life film, Roe V. wade. Corinth and the Woke, by James White. (4/8/21) New book: Teach Them to Work: Building a Positive Work Ethic in Our Children, by Mary Beeke (RHB). Lunch Lecture: God Does Not Need Us, by Gary McKee. (4/7/21) The Eternal Generation Of the Son: What It Is and Why It Matters: A conversation between Dr. Mark…

March 26, 2021

What About Evil? An Interview with Pastor Scott Christensen. (3/25/21) Against the TikTok argument for Homosexuality, by Christian Wagner. (3/24/21) Brett and Erin answer the question, Do WE Get to Determine Our OWN GENDER?. (3/24/21) Virgil Walker on Show with Virgil Walker on “How Woke is the Southern Baptist Church?” on the Iron Sharpens Iron podcast. (324/21). Here is Ricky Roldan and Eli Eyala talking about “Taking Presup to the Streets”. (3/23/21) J. Warner Wallace answers the question, How Do…

March 25, 2021

Sean McDowell on 3 Reflections for the Church on the upcoming Gay Captain America. (3/23/21) Founders Ministries recently released a video of James Dolezal’s lecture on Divine Simplicity. (3/22/21) Very Good Keith Mathison answers the question, Is the COVID Vaccine the Mark of the Beast?. (3/23/21) New book: Amazing Love! How Can It Be Studies on Hymns by Charles Wesley, eds. Chris Fenner and Brian G. Najapfour (Wipf & Stock). Debating strategies for atheists and Christians, by Lucien Tuinstra. (3/23/21)…

March 24, 2021

Faith & Films interviewed Vern Poythress on the topic of Mystery of The Trinity, which is the title of his most recent book. (3/23/21) Here are the table of contents for the April edition of the Creation Magazine, Volume 43, Issue 2. New book: A Corruption of Consequence: Adding Social Justice to the Gospel, by Ronnie W. Rogers (Wipf & Stock) New book: Men and Women in the Church: A Short, Biblical, Practical Introduction, b Kevin DeYoung (Crossway). The videos…

March 19, 2021

Forthcoming: The Trinity and the Bible: On Theological Interpretation, by Scott Swain (Lexham Press, Sept. 2021). Why Is It Unwise to Lend, Borrow or Cosign Among Family and Close Friends? – Part 1, by Jim Newheise (3/17/21); Part 2 (3/19/21).Philosophy for Understanding Theology: The Metaphysics Behind the Reformed Confessions, by Craig Carter. (3/11/21) O Church, Arise: A Passionate Plea for Biblical and Confessional Integrity is a conference to be held in Birmingham, AL, May 5-6, 2021. Critical Thinking in a…

March 18, 2021

Tom Ascol and Jared Longshore talk address the topic, Covid-19 Vaccine | Lordship of Christ, Moral Obligation & Loving Your Neighbor. (3/16/21) Here Jason Engwer addresses the topic, Hearing And Touching The Resurrected Jesus. (3/18/21) The fourteenth annual Gaffin Lecture was held on 3/17/21; speaker was Dr. Cornelis Venema. Dr. Venema lectured on the topic, Should Effectual Calling and Regeneration be Distinguished?. The Ligonier National Conference starts today (3/18/21). You can watch it live online. Registration is open for the…

March 17, 2021

On the most recent edition of the Pilgrim Faith Podcast, Cory Brock & Nathaniel Gray Sutanto speak about Herman Bavinck & Christian Worldview. (3/16/21) On the most recent edition of the Cincy Podcast the topic was Infant Baptism – Biblical or Manmade? (3/15/21) New book: Commentary on the Epistle of St. Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians, by Robert Rollock (RHB). Listen to an entire women’s Bible study on the book of Hebrews from Dr. Michael Kruger here. You can…

March 16, 2021

Ed Welch and David Murray recently spoke on Anxiety, Depression, and Shame. The second episode of Let’s Talk Creation is now available. Todd Wood and Paul Garner speak on the topic, Why is Young Age Creationism Important? (3/15/21) Here is Ian Hamilton speaking about The Pastor & His Books. (3/2/21) Check out this New documentary on R. C. Sproul. Event: Pandemics and the Church: historical and contemporary response, March 19, 2021. Hosted online by the Scottish Reformation Society. Dr. James…

March 2, 2021

A new podcast on Young-earth creation includes hosts Todd Wood and Paul Garner. Go here to listen. Here is the YouTube Channel. Why Must God be One to be Three? Matthew Levering and Matthew Barrett Discuss Divine Simplicity (3/2/21) New book: The Same God Who Works All Things: Inseparable Operations in Trinitarian Theology, by Adonis Vidu (Eerdmans, March 2021). New book: Preaching Christ from Leviticus Foundations for Expository Sermons, by Sidney Greidanus (Eerdmans, March 2021). Don’t miss the 3/2/21 edition…

March 1, 2021

New book, The Path of Faith A Biblical Theology of Covenant and Law, by Brandon Crowe (IVP Academic). New Book, The Servant of the Lord and His Servant People: Tracing a Biblical Theme Through the Canon, by Matthew S. Harmon (IVP Academic). Here is a Counseling Children & Adolescents, with Julie Lowe. New book by Anthony Selvaggio, Considering Job: Reconciling Sovereignty and Suffering (RHB). Watchman Fellowship addresses Street Epistemology in two podcast: Part 1 (2/22/21) and Part 2 (3/1/21). See…