Preaching and Defending Penal Substitution (Part 1)

Michael Cooper, Jr. Pastor of Grace Community Church in Mabank Texas. The cross of Jesus Christ stands at the center of redemptive history. As a result the nature of the atonement is pivotal in Christian theology and subsequently the Christian life. Throughout Church history there have been many proposals concerning the "center" of the atonement. [...]

3 Reasons to Teach Systematic Theology in the Local Church

Joshua Hebert, Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Kemp Texas. In January of 2017 I began teaching through a systematic theology at my church on Wednesday evenings, and in mid-2018 we completed the study. At some points the endeavor was rather challenging: a number of weeks I wound up spending more time preparing for my [...]