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Monthly Archives: December 2015

Top Ten Countdown: An Open Letter to TMS Alumni

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 1. It was originally published in June 27. This article had more than 159,000 page views in English, and more than 12,000 page views in Spanish. * * * * * Dear Master’s Man, The … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: A Biblical Response to Homosexuality

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 3. It was originally published on June 26. In light of the Supreme Court’s decision today, here are six articles from The Master’s Seminary Journal that address the issue of homosexuality from a biblical … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: Evaluating Seventh-day Adventism

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 4. It was originally published on November 12. This article is not about politics. But Dr. Ben Carson’s involvement in the Republican primaries has raised questions in the minds of many evangelicals … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: Online Theological Resources

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 5. This article was originally published on July 17. When it comes to Bible software, I use Logos more than anything else (though I know BibleWorks and Accordance are excellent too). But … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: We Will Not Bow

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 6. This article was originally published on July 27. * * * * * Last Sunday night (July 19), Dr. MacArthur addressed the church’s response to an American society that is growing … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: I Pray This for My Children

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 7. It was originally published on April 20. The Bible clearly shows that, during our Lord’s earthly ministry, there were parents who wanted Jesus to bless their children: Then some children were brought … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: Starbucks, Christmas, and Christians

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 8. It was originally published on November 10. Facebook has been abuzz lately about angry reactions (particularly from a self-proclaimed evangelical named Joshua Feuerstein) to the new Starbucks holiday cup design. In case you’ve missed … read more »

Top Ten Countdown: The Long View on Pastoral Ministry

During the final ten days of December, we will be posting our top ten articles from 2015. Today’s post came in at number 10. This article was originally published on March 10. A recent poll suggests that the average pastor stays at his church for only three to four years. But that hardly seems long enough … read more »

The Peculiar Glory of the Incarnation

It is a joy to reserve this part of the year to remember and celebrate the birth of our Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ. This, of course, is what Christmas is about in the truest sense. Amid all the tinsel, the gingerbread cookies, and the trees and stockings and gift shopping, true Christians pause to … read more »