But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed. And do not fear their intimidation, and do not be troubled, but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you yet with gentleness and reverence; and keep a good conscience so that in the thing in which you are slandered, those who revile your good behavior in Christ will be put to shame.  1 Peter 3: 14-16

The Riddleblog - Apologetic Report
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 04:24

"To Live is Christ" -- Philippians 1:12-30

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The Third in a Series of Sermons on Paul's Letter to the Philippians

Paul is confined to house arrest in Rome.  But the Apostle has one-overarching desire–that Jesus Christ be proclaimed to everyone.  Paul’s desire to see this happen stems from two important factors.  The...

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Sunday, 18 March 2018 08:19

"One Who Is to Be Ruler" -- Micah 5:1-7:20

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from the Book of Micah:  Click Here

Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  Human Freedom and Apologetics

Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

 

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B. B. Warfield (1851-1921) is widely hailed as one of America's greatest theologians.  I certainly think so.  His books have remained in near-continuous publication since his death in February, 1921.  Although dead for nearly 100 years, Warfield remains a theological force with which...

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The Second in a Series of Sermons on Philippians

The Apostle Paul is in prison.  He’s facing a possible death sentence.  He is writing to a church which he helped to found a decade earlier, offering them words of encouragement while also exhorting them to regard themselves as...

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from the Book of Micah

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  The Noetic Effects of Sin

Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

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Crossway is making Mike Horton's outstanding book, Calvin on the Christian Life available as a free eBook download.  This was posted yesterday and Crossway will keep these specials up for a very limited time.

If you want it, get it quick!

Here's the link:  Calvin on the Christian Life

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Wednesday, 07 March 2018 03:31

"From There to Philippi" -- Acts 16:1-18

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The First in a Series of Sermons on Philippians

We are beginning a new series on two of Paul’s letters, Philippians and then Colossians.  Some of you may be asking, “why begin a series on Paul’s letter to the church in Philippi by starting in the sixteenth chapter of the Book...

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Monday, 05 March 2018 03:28

My Orange County Roots

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A local newspaper recently did a story on my family ties to Knott's and Orange County--if you are interested.  That's my mom (at nineteen) behind the counter next to Walter Knott in the original Berry Market, about 1939.

Thanks Brooklynn!

Fourth-generation local has an illustrious family history...

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from the Book of Micah

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  "Total Depravity and Apologetics"

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Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the occasion of the installation and ordination of elders and deacons:

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  "The Imago Dei and Apologetics"

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Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

Note:  last week's lecture on "Thomas Reid and First Principles" was lost due to data...

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Sunday, 18 February 2018 07:29

"I Will Love Them Freely" -- Hosea 12:2-14:9

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from Hosea (the concluding sermon):  Click Here

Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Sunday, 11 February 2018 07:30

"They Shall Be Wanderers" -- Hosea 9:1-12:1

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor prophets from the Book of Hosea

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  "Foundationalism and First Principles"

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from Hosea

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  "Degrees and Types of Certainty"

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Sunday, 28 January 2018 07:44

"They Know Not the Lord" -- Hosea 4:1-5:7

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from Hosea

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from the Wednesday Night Bible Study:  "The Problem of the One and the Many, and Tests for Truth:  Correspondence and Coherence"

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Sunday, 21 January 2018 07:27

"You Are My People" -- Hosea 1:10-3:5

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from Hosea

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from Wednesday Night's Bible study: "Testing Religious Truth Claims -- Basic Terms" Click Here

Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

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Sunday, 14 January 2018 07:44

"Not My People" -- Hosea 1:2-9

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Here's the audio from this morning's sermon on the Minor Prophets from the Book of Hosea (2)

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Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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Here's the audio from Wednesday Night's Bible study: "Basic Categories -- The Sliding Scale Approach to Christian Apologetics"  Click Here

Previous lectures in this series can be found here (scroll down): Apologetics in a Post Christian Age

Authors: Kim Riddlebarger...

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