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

Reformation Theology - Apologetic Report
Sunday, 07 May 2017 07:54

Christians at Work

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Text: Ephesians 6:5-9

Important words for all Christians in the workplace.

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 30 April 2017 08:58

To ALL Those In The Service

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Text: Ephesians 6:1-4

When Paul wrote to the Church at Ephesus, he included a message for the children. In doing so, a clear assumption was in his mind; that when his letter was read to the gathered Church, children would be present in the service to hear it.

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 23 April 2017 09:28

As Christ Loved the Church

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Text: Ephesians 5:25-32

How exactly did Christ love the Church? The answer to that question is the standard measure for a husband's love for his wife.

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 16 April 2017 11:34

Never Mess with the Gospel of God

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Text: 1 Cor. 15:1-7

The essentials of the Gospel are crystal clear, as is the response God requires from us. It is God's gospel and as heralds of that good news, we have no right to change, adjust, dilute or add to it in any way at all.

Authors: John Samson...

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Thursday, 13 April 2017 08:23

For the Cause of Reform in Kenya

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Back in March I wrote, "Pastor Elly Achok Olare (Mumias, Kenya, Africa) has become a very precious friend of mine in recent months. He and I share a very similar background in that we both were at one time pastors in the word of faith movement."

You can read an article he wrote at the Gospel...

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Thursday, 13 April 2017 06:49

Hank Hanegraaff's Conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy

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Dr. James White: A two hour program today playing nearly 50 minutes worth of comments (ok, at 1.2x speed!) by Hank Hanegraaff relating to his conversion to Eastern Orthodoxy and asking the simple question: can an Eastern Orthodox believer function as the Bible Answer Man? Important issues to be...

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Sunday, 09 April 2017 08:41

The Case for God Scripture

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Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1-8

There is a God and He has revealed Himself clearly both in nature and in Scripture. All facts are God's facts. There is no neutral ground (for an unbeliever). Man is without an apologetic (a logical, rational and plausible defense). The fear of the Lord is the very...

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Sunday, 12 March 2017 09:37

Always Thankful For Everything

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Text: Ephesians 5:20

One of the evidences of being filled with the Spirit is a heart overflowing with thankfulness. Specifically, we are told to 'give thanks always for everything' - words which have massive implications concerning God's providential rule in our lives. Here's why:

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 05 March 2017 10:23

Psalms, Hymns Spiritual Songs

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Text: Ephesians 5:18-21

“There are two ways to commit idolatry: worship something other than the true God or worship the true God in the wrong way.” - Ligon Duncan. When we gather as the people of God, the aim should not be to keep as many people happy as possible but that our worship be...

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Monday, 20 February 2017 08:24

The Best Use Of Your Time

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Text: Ephesians 5:11-16

The rich, the poor, the successful and the unsuccessful - everyone of us gets the same amount of time each day. 24 hours. 1,440 minutes. Time cannot be stopped, captured, repossessed, bought, slowed down, managed or controlled. We cannot change time but we can change our...

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Sunday, 12 February 2017 17:12

God's Will Found

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Text: Ephesians 5:7-10

There are times when theological distinctions can provide extremely helpful, practical benefits to the Christian. When it comes to knowing and understanding the will of God, this is definitely the case. Here's why.

Authors: John Samson...

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Tuesday, 07 February 2017 22:20

Irresistible Grace

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Dr. James White, of Alpha and Omega Ministries (aomin.org): Is salvation ultimately dependent upon man or God? Who receives the glory for salvation? If God wills to save someone from their sin, are they able to thwart His purposes and refuse His power to raise the spiritually dead?

Authors: John...

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Monday, 06 February 2017 22:45

The Reformation (Lecture Series)

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From the Master's Seminary - a series of 19 lectures on the Protestant Reformation taught by Dr. Carl Trueman.

Starts at this link.

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 05 February 2017 13:56

Sex, Greed and Filthy Language

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Ephesians 5:3 But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints. 4 Let there be no filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking, which are out of place, but instead let there be thanksgiving. 5 For you may be sure of this, that...

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Tuesday, 31 January 2017 09:40

Unpopular - The Movie

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Unpopular The Movie - A Resource for the Church

A Message for the World. Share this with your friends, and family.

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 29 January 2017 13:59

Christ's Wrath Averting Sacrifice

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Text: Ephesians 5:1-2

God never allows for innovative or creative ways to approach Him. The Bible is filled with incidents where He actually killed people who sought to come to Him on their terms rather than His. Yet God's kindness is seen in His sending His Son to forever remove His just, divine...

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Sunday, 22 January 2017 14:50

Heart Detox

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Text: Ephesians 4:31-5:2

The human heart, deceitful above all things, is also capable of unbridled malice and bitterness with the resultant bad fruit of rage, anger, slander and vengeance. This should not be the case, especially for those who have received such great mercy from God. But how exactly...

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Monday, 16 January 2017 18:21

Talking About The Reformation

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My interview on the twothieves podcast (Episode 28) has now been made available at this link. I had the opportunity of speaking about some vital things, as well as addressing my previous involvement as a pastor in the word of faith movement. - John Samson

Authors: John Samson...

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Tuesday, 10 January 2017 12:51

John 6 for Roman Catholics

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A live walk through the 6th chapter of John based upon the original language text. Roman Catholicism teaches that Jesus taught transubstantiation in this chapter, but a fair reading of the text reveals otherwise.

Dr. James White writes, "while one cannot help but deal with the central issues of the...

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Sunday, 08 January 2017 14:42

After School Activities

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Text: Ephesians 4:25-29

Once someone is schooled in gospel truth, there is a Christian lifestyle that needs to be embraced - things that must be put off as well as things to put on. While human works play no part in justification, they are definite evidence of a genuine work of God in the human soul....

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Sunday, 01 January 2017 17:39

God's Word for the New Year!

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Text: Psalm 1; 1 Thessalonians 4:1-8

As we enter the new year, what is God's will for each one of us?

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 25 December 2016 21:54

What Child Is This?

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Text: Isaiah 9:6,7

Part 1:

Part 2:

Authors: John Samson...

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Saturday, 24 December 2016 07:02

The Trinity and the Reformation

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Dr. Michael Reeves - The Significance of the Trinity Underpinning the Great Doctrines of the Reformation

Authors: John Samson...

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Sunday, 18 December 2016 13:55

What Child Is This? (Part 1)

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Text: Isaiah 9:1-7

The uniqueness of this Child, born into our world marks the major division of all human history, at least according to the western calendar: B.C. to A.D. Why would this be? Who exactly is this One and what exactly would He do? The answers to these questions reveal so much because...

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Sunday, 11 December 2016 14:28

Ephesians So Far (Overview)

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Text: Ephesians 1-4:16

An overview of the first 4 1/2 chapters.

Authors: John Samson...

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