Author: Dave Jenkins

Sola Scriptura: Returning to the Fount of the Word

500 Years of the Reformation Why We Need Revival and Reformation Today One of the greatest truths rediscovered during the Reformation was Sola Scriptura. Men such as John Wycliffe and John Huss affirmed this doctrine and called people to return to the Bible. When challenged by hostile church officials, Huss repeatedly answered his opponents by declaring, “Show me from Scripture and I will repent and recant!” Huss’s devotion to Scripture alone ultimately cost him his life, for this principle compelled him to attack both curialism (the principle on which papal authority stands) and conciliarism (the principle on which supreme...

Read More

Weekly Roundup 10/23/2017-10/28/2017

This is our weekly roundup of posts for 10/23/2017-10/28/2017. If you have any feedback on how we can serve you our readers better, I would appreciate it.  Thank you for reading and allowing us to minister to you throughout this past week through these posts. Monday 10/23/2017 Episode 120- Soli Fide: Justified by Faith in Christ Alone http://servantsofgrace.org/episode-120-soli-fide-justified-faith-christ-alone/ A Cajun Wedding: A Parable About Getting into Heaven by Mike Milton http://servantsofgrace.org/cajun-wedding-parable-getting-heaven/ A Small Book About a Big Problem reviewed by David Steele http://servantsofgrace.org/small-book-big-problem/ Six Reasons to Practice Spiritual Disciplines by Landon Coleman http://servantsofgrace.org/six-reasons-practice-spiritual-disciplines/ Tuesday 10/24/2017 Eight Lies Women Believe...

Read More

Weekly Roundup Links 10/23/2017-10/28/2017

This is our weekly roundup of links for 10/23/2017-10/28/2017 from around the web. We hope you find the following articles helpful to your growth in godliness. Justification = Faith + Nothing by Dr. Tom Schreiner: “The five solas of the Reformation are closely tied, but when it comes to sola fide there is an especially close link with sola gratia and solus Christus.” Lose Christ Alone, Lose Christianity by Dr. Stephen Wellum: ‘To be truly Trinitarian we must be constantly Christ-centered.” The Tie that Binds the ‘Solas’ Together by David VanDrunen: “Soli Deo gloria [is] the glue that holds the other solas in place, the center that draws the others into...

Read More

Episode 121- Soli Deo Gloria: Glory to God Alone

Welcome to the 121st episode of Equipping You in Grace. On today’s episode, Dave Jenkins talks about Soli Deo Gloria: Glory to God Alone. What you’ll hear in this episode: What Soli Deo Gloria is. Church History and Soli Deo Gloria. The Bible’s Teaching on the glory of God. http://media.blubrry.com/equipping_you_in_grace/p/www.podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/servantsofgrace.org/mediafolder/SoliDeoGloriaGlorytoGodAlone.mp3Podcast (equipping-you-in-grace): Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS Subscribing, sharing, and your feedback You can subscribe to Equipping You in Grace via iTunes, Google Play, or your favorite podcast catcher. If you like what you’ve heard, please...

Read More

Seven Ways to Cultivate Holiness in the Christian Life

Believers are called to holy living. This is the clear teaching of the Bible. As we continue our series on holiness, we want to consider the question, “How then does the believer cultivate holiness?” We will look at seven different ways. First, know and love Scripture. Scripture is God’s primary road to holiness and spiritual growth—with the Spirit as Master Teacher blessing the reading and searching of God’s Word. Jesus prayed, “Sanctify them in the truth; your word is truth” (John 17:17). And Peter advised, “Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may...

Read More