Law refers primarily to the first five books of the Old Testament. Biblical law is governance for the lawless and a guide for the lawful.
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The book of Numbers is typically not at the top of everyone’s reading list. For that matter, it generally isn’t the preacher’s go to book either. While some preachers might preach certain passages out of Numbers, rarely will a preacher take on the daunti... Read More »
Few books of the Old Testament confound preachers and laypersons more than Leviticus. The hermeneutical and applicational matrix is difficult but not insurmountable, and the reward is worth the exertion. I hope to provide five pointers for Leviticus. My intent... Read More »
Exodus is one of the richest and most rewarding books for preachers. The prophets and the psalms reflect its theological significance and spiritual importance through frequent references to its account. The familiarity of the narrative also makes it readily ac... Read More »
Preachers should have little difficulty expounding on Genesis, a book of the Bible containing larger-than-life characters, world-wide catastrophes, genocide, warfare, and epic love stories. Genesis is a rich repository of powerful truth and practical teaching.... Read More »
SWBTS Chapel sermon called God as Artist by Southwestern apologetics professor, Dr. Paul Gould. Read More »
SWBTS Chapel sermon called A Light in the Darkness by Dr. Robby Gallaty. Read More »
In his insightful book, The Modern Preacher and the Ancient Text, Sidney Greidanus contends that Christian preachers will never fully comprehend the message of the Old Testament without reading it in light of the New Testament. While he admits that not every p... Read More »
If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder that he tells you comes to pass, and if he says, ‘Let us go after other gods,’ which you have not known, ‘and let us serve them,’ you shall not listen to that prophet... Read More »
Dr. Kyle Walker’s Preaching the Law lecture at the 2016 Expository Preaching Workshop. Read More »
SWBTS Chapel sermon called Engage in the Battle by IMB president, Dr. David Platt. Read More »
SWBTS Chapel sermon called A Precarious Path by Southwestern president, Dr. Paige Patterson. Read More »