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Did John Calvin Burn Michael Servetus At The Stake?

Written by. David Qaoud Church history question: Did John Calvin murder people? More specifically, did he have Michael Servetus burned at the stake? What Really Happened Between John Calvin and Michael Servetus When I first told a pastor friend of … Continue reading

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Why Sermons Often Bore

By. Gavin Ortlund When Tim Keller talks about preaching, I listen. And so did roughly 1,900 others during his breakout workshop, “Preaching to the Heart,” at the recent TGC National Conference in Orlando, Florida. How often have we heard (or preached!) sermons that … Continue reading

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History of Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Day as we know it today in America actually had its beginning in England before the 1600’s. Beginning in 1517 (the year Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses to the door of the All Saints Church in Wittenberg, Germany) … Continue reading

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Heinrich Bullinger: Covenant Theologian

Introduction The truth of God’s covenant is part of the precious heritage of Reformed Churches. We are not always aware of the fact that this truth goes back to the time of the Reformation. Prior to the Reformation this truth … Continue reading

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Hugh Latimer (1480—1555)

by Tom Stewart In this age of machismo, what do the “meek and lowly in heart” (Matthew 11:29) have to do with Christian Courage? “The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion” (Proverbs … Continue reading

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