Preach Penal Substitutionary Atonement
The penal substitutionary theory of the atonement is a core doctrine within Christianity. There are many metaphors for the atonement that are useful, understandable, and true.See Colin E. Gunton, The Actuality of Atonement: A Study of Metaphor, Rationality ... Read More »
Where Is the Holy Spirit When We Preach?
The text-driven preaching movement occurring among Southern Baptist churches emphasizes the necessity for preachers to speak the Word of God. This is done by first representing not only the biblical text but also the genre and spirit of the text. However, a pr... Read More »
Jeff Ray and Three Text-Driven Elements
Jeff Ray (1860-1951) was the first professor of preaching at Southwestern Seminary. His convictions concerning expository preaching in the early 20th century played a critical role in laying a foundation for a text-driven movement among Southern Baptists. Ray‚... Read More »