Sound Doctrine Archive

The Blessing Of Abraham

so that in Christ Jesus the blessing of Abraham might come to the Gentiles, so that  we might receive the promised Spirit through faith (Galatians 3:14). Our first encounter of Abraham in Scripture is his call by God from a pagan background. God’s call included a pronouncement of blessings and a covenantal relationship to be later sealed by faith (Genesis 12:1-3; 17:1-2).  Scripture also presents …

Christ: God’s Final Revelation

Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world (Hebrews 1:1-2 ESV). In the previous post, Hebrews: A Basic Study, I announced a study of the book of Hebrews and …

Flee From False Teachers

I am astonished that you are so quickly deserting him who called you in the grace of Christ and are turning to a different gospel (Galatians 1:6). Apostolic Astonishment! Paul is astonished the gospel was being messed with and people buying into the mess. Today, we must express this same astonishment. But no. The masses lack discernment. Anything cladded in Christian jargon gets their attention. …

You Must Belong To A Church

There are those who because of their experience with the church as an organisation have vowed not to belong to any church though they call themselves Christians. Others have charged the church with hypocrisy. Now, if anyone believes in Jesus, then belonging to a church must be a part of that belief. You see, the Bible commands us not to abandon meeting together . The …