Archive for March, 2011

A Snapshot of the Church on Earth (Jesse Pickett)

“Take a census…..from twenty years old and upward, whoever is able to go out to war in Israel,…the Levites however were not numbered, but you shall appoint the Levites over the tabernacle.” Numbers 1:2a; 47a, 50a The English title (Numbers) is derived from the Septuagint (LXX), or Greek translation of the Old Testament. However, the […]

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The Circus is Coming to Town

  Guest post by Christopher W. Bogosh A few months ago an announcement was given during our Sunday School class. The leader reported: “An upcoming tent revival is scheduled at a particular church in our community. We need volunteers to help. They are going to have one of those large tents, you know, hmm, like […]

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Episode #3: Christ-Centered Preaching

What is the central message of Scripture? From God’s dealings with Moses on Mount Sinai to Jesus with his disciples on the road to Emmaus, the Lord has proclaimed Himself to his people. This theme was continued in the Holy Spirit’s ministry through the apostles in their sermons and writings recorded for us in the […]

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Crucial (by Jesse Pickett)

“And beginning at Moses and all the Prophets, He expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself.” Luke 24: 27 What do we mean when we say something is “crucial”? The best way for me to understand this word is to think of it in terms of the “most important thing.” In […]

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Episode #2: Reformed Worship

Has God prescribed a specific form of worship in his Word? Does it truly matter how Christians approach the Triune God? What is distinct about Reformed worship and what did the Reformation have to do with worship? On episode two, Josh and Jesse seek to answer these questions while discussing worship from Scripture and in […]

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Eschatology: The Crown and Capstone of Dogmatic Theology

Having a firm grasp on eschatology seems to be at times like attempting to grab a wet bar of soap. The doctrine of last things can be rather slippery and for this reason many theologians land on particular views of eschatology like a butterfly with sore feet, always looming above and rarely coming down to […]

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Episode #1: A Journey in Grace

After much deliberation we finally decided to sit down and record an episode of Hamilton’s Flame. You can read more about what we hope to accomplish here. In this pilot episode, Jesse Pickett shares how he came to Christ and to Reformed Christianity. Intro and outro from Sojourn Music. Listen or download (right click and […]

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