What I Told My Congregation The Sunday After Sandy Hook.

Pastor’s Note: Dr. Albert Mohler produced a special edition of his podcast “The Briefing” http://bit.ly/QZbPUP shortly after the news of the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut broke.  His thoughts were helpful to me and, I would imagine, many other pastors.  The following is the text of my sermon to First Christian Church … [Read more…]

12 Men

“From Jerusalem, twelve men went out into the world.  These were uneducated and of no ability in speaking.  But by the power of God, they proclaimed to every race of men that they were sent by Christ to teach the word of God to everyone.“   ~ Justin Martyr (c. 160 A.D.)


“The world is driven and tempest-tossed by sins.  Therefore, God has given to it assemblies- we mean holy churches- in which survive the doctrines of the truth.”  ~ Theophilus  C. 180