In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss the nature of the Gospel as we prepare to launch our new section studying the Apostles' Creed. The Gospel must be defined because it has been so misdefined, especially in the recent past. The Gospel is... read more →
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss the doctrine of the Trinity as it flows from our confession of the Apostle's Creed. The Trinity is one of the most abused doctrines taught in Scripture. Even though this teaching from Scripture cannot... read more →
On today's episode, we play the audio from Dr. Phil Haugen's presentation at the 2017 FFLC Reformation Conference. The theme of the conference was "Justification", and the title of Dr. Haugen's presentation was "Justification Defined". If you'd like to watch the video of the presentation, please click here: "Justification Defined"
In this episode, our fiftieth, Brett, Brian, and Jason answer topics of varying theological significance, such as "What would Martin Luther think about the designated hitter in baseball?"
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss how the Law applies to the life of a believer in Jesus Christ. The Gospel frees us from the curse of the Law, but it doesn't tell us how to live our lives. That's where the Law comes in: as Christians, the... read more →
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason begin to conclude the discussion on the Ten Commandments by reviewing the judgment aspect of the Law. A desire to be in the unmediated presence of the almighty God only leads to fear and judgment (Isaiah 6). The problem with the Law's judgment... read more →
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss what the Ninth and Tenth Commandments promote by doing a Bible study on Phil. 4:4-13. The aim of the final two commandments is contentment, and the language of contentment is prayer.
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss what the Ninth & Tenth Commandments prohibit by doing a Bible study on both Colossians 3:5-11 and Romans 7:7-12. In the 9th & 10th Commandments, we see how the Law functions in general, and we see from these two passages that Law... read more →
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason continue their discussion of the 9th & 10th Commandments, highlighting the self-reflective nature of the two final commandments. The 9th & 10th Commandments are designed to drive us to introspection since coveting is not a crime we can accuse our neighbor of committing... read more →
In this episode, Brett, Brian, and Jason discuss the Ninth and Tenth Commandments as explained in Luther's Small and Large Catechisms. They highlight the interconnectedness of all the commandments as well as the interconnectedness of the catechisms as a whole. From there, they discuss the definition of coveting and how... read more →