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Voddie Baucham– Fault Lines: The Social Justice Movement and Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe
Voddie Baucham– Fault Lines: The Social Justice Movement and Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe

Voddie Baucham– Fault Lines: The Social Justice Movement and Evangelicalism’s Looming Catastrophe

Trouble has been brewing for some while now. Social justice warriors have taken to the streets, courtroom, and universities. Most recently, social justice has penetrated the church walls. While many applaud the social justice movement, including well-known...

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Review of Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer
Review of Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer

Review of Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer

If you enjoy good biography as much as I do, you will probably appreciate reading Bryan A. Follis’s Truth with Love: The Apologetics of Francis Schaeffer. This book is an excellent summary of the life and teaching of the highly influential apologist and founder of...

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Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers by Dane Ortlund
Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers by Dane Ortlund

Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers by Dane Ortlund

Dr. Dane Ortlund has gained a reputation for writing Christian books that are solid, edifying, and gospel-centered. His newest work, Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Suffers, is no exception. Ortlund uses Matthew 11:29 as the basis for his...

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Exploring the Bible Together: A 52-Week Family Worship Plan by David Murray
Exploring the Bible Together: A 52-Week Family Worship Plan by David Murray

Exploring the Bible Together: A 52-Week Family Worship Plan by David Murray

It is true that Christian discipleship starts at home. The church, of course, plays a vital role in the spiritual development and growth of all believers. However, the home is the genesis of discipleship and spiritual growth. For this reason, families need to...

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When Pain is Real and God Seems Silent by J. Ligon Duncan
When Pain is Real and God Seems Silent by J. Ligon Duncan

When Pain is Real and God Seems Silent by J. Ligon Duncan

Pain and suffering are part of the human experience that modern society tries its best to avoid. Most people are afraid of suffering and desire to get through it as quickly as possible when it comes. Yet, pain and suffering will come to all people, even followers...

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The Lord’s Supper as the Sign and Meal of the New Covenant – Guy Prentiss
The Lord’s Supper as the Sign and Meal of the New Covenant – Guy Prentiss

The Lord’s Supper as the Sign and Meal of the New Covenant – Guy Prentiss

The Lord’s Supper as the Sign and Meal of the New Covenant by Guy Prentiss Waters is another offering in the Short Studies in Biblical Theology Series, edited by Dane Ortlund and Miles Van Pelt. The aim of the series is to “connect the resurgence of biblical...

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Zealous for Good Works: Mobilizing Your Church for the Good of Your Community by Todd Wilson
Zealous for Good Works: Mobilizing Your Church for the Good of Your Community by Todd Wilson

Zealous for Good Works: Mobilizing Your Church for the Good of Your Community by Todd Wilson

Todd A. Wilson has a “church growth strategy” as old as the church itself: follow the advice in Paul’s letter to Titus. In brief, practical terms, Wilson lays out Paul’s advice for the church in his new book Zealous for Good Works. American evangelicalism, says...

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Is God Calling You to Church Planting: Two Questions That Can Lead to the Voice of God
Is God Calling You to Church Planting: Two Questions That Can Lead to the Voice of God

Is God Calling You to Church Planting: Two Questions That Can Lead to the Voice of God

Where is the source of the “voice“ that is calling you to church planting? For some, the “Macedonian call” to plant a church is seen in the same way as a call to an existing, already formed Christian community. Yet, this is not the call to the apostolic-like...

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Ep. 84: Healing from the Shame of Sexual Abuse and Sin with Ellen Dykas | Relate Series No. 8

Ep. 84: Healing from the Shame of Sexual Abuse and Sin with Ellen Dykas | Relate Series No. 8

In our fallen world, there are far too many stories of sexual abuse that have left victims with shame and regret that seem unbearable and unending. But there is hope in the power of the Gospel to be whole once again. Christ bore our shame on the cross so that we...

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Ep. 80: Gospel Hope for the Post-Abortive Woman with Julie Ganschow | Relate Series No. 4

Ep. 80: Gospel Hope for the Post-Abortive Woman with Julie Ganschow | Relate Series No. 4

Can the church both uphold the sanctity of life and mourn with the post-abortive woman? Are the two positions mutually exclusive or is there an opportunity to minister the Gospel within the aftermath of an abortion? Julie Ganschow joins us today to discuss the...

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Ep. 75: How to Know if You’re Really a Christian | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 8

Ep. 75: How to Know if You’re Really a Christian | Galatians Bible Study Series No. 8

How can you really be sure you're a Christian? Is it even possible to know? If you find yourself battling sin and losing, does that mean you lost your salvation? Or maybe that you were never a Christian to begin with? Listen in as the Kims offer encouragement and...

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Jesus as the Bread of Life as Explicated in the Gospel of John
Jesus as the Bread of Life as Explicated in the Gospel of John

Jesus as the Bread of Life as Explicated in the Gospel of John

INTRODUCTION The bread of life discourse, outlined in John 6, immediately followed the feeding of the five thousand. In typical Johannine methodology, numerous Old Testament comparisons, in particular that of Moses and Christ, are presented as evidentiary proof to...

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The Necessity of Hardships: Why God Often Leads His Saints Into Dire Straits
The Necessity of Hardships: Why God Often Leads His Saints Into Dire Straits

The Necessity of Hardships: Why God Often Leads His Saints Into Dire Straits

2 Corinthians 1:8–9, “For we do not want you to be unaware, brothers, of the affliction we experienced in Asia. For we were so utterly burdened beyond our strength that we despaired of life itself. 9 Indeed, we felt that we had received the sentence of death. But...

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The Mission of God and the Local Church
The Mission of God and the Local Church

The Mission of God and the Local Church

Just as every organization and church has a foundational set of beliefs about how the members ought to interact with each other, so also they have beliefs about how to interact with those outside themselves. A local church needs to have a shared understanding as to...

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You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit by Dr. James K.A. Smith
You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit by Dr. James K.A. Smith

You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit by Dr. James K.A. Smith

We are living in a culture that is rapidly changing. People today often find their identity in their work. They are so consumed with what they are doing at their jobs, hobbies, or various other endeavors that they fail to see how these things are shaping their...

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Rest

Rest

One of the most frequent questions I receive when I attend conferences and meet with people is, “How do you produce so much content?” My typical response is that I discipline myself to the task of content creation. While I enjoy content creation I’ve learned that I...

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The Work and Person of the Holy Spirit in the Gospel of John
The Work and Person of the Holy Spirit in the Gospel of John

The Work and Person of the Holy Spirit in the Gospel of John

The Synoptic Gospels have little to say when considering the person and work of the Holy Spirit. In the Fourth Gospel, the Evangelist spends three chapters (John 14-16) teaching on the Holy Spirit’s role in the life of the believer. The Gospel of John may be...

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Statement of Faith

Statement of Faith

The Gospel Servants of Grace Ministries believes, confesses and seeks to implement the Gospel into every sphere and every message that is shared on this website, as it is the means the Lord uses to justify, regenerate, sanctify, secure and glorify a people for His...

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Donate

Servantsofgrace Ministries is not a registered 501C organization so your donations will not be tax deductible.  We do however appreciate your donations. Donations will be used for the purpose of buying books, commentaries and also help off-set the cost of hosting...

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Contemporary Thought Regarding Penal Substitution as It Relates To Isaiah 53
Contemporary Thought Regarding Penal Substitution as It Relates To Isaiah 53

Contemporary Thought Regarding Penal Substitution as It Relates To Isaiah 53

Isaiah 53 teaches us that Christ would live a sinless life, bear the guilt of humanity on His shoulders, and die as a substitute for sinners in their place. The doctrine of penal substitution states that God gave himself in the person of his Son to suffer instead...

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