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

God's Hammer - Apologetic Report
Sunday, 03 March 2019 23:50

A Moment With Martin

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I feel the terrors of hell and the nearness of death’s hour; but if I have Christ, I have come to the consummation, and neither death nor sin nor devil can harm me. For if I believe in Christ, I have fulfilled the Law, and it cannot accuse me. I have conquered hell, and it cannot hold me. All...

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Saturday, 02 March 2019 22:29

John Piper’s False Gospel

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I get it that some people are enamored with John Piper and will go to any lengths to defend him.  However, what that reveals in these “defenders” is how little love and appreciation they have of the Gospel.  In fairness, and for some, the questions and objections raised by...

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019 00:07

Tears of a Snake

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Periodically I like to listen to podcasts when traveling on business or at the gym. Recently I came across a number of excellent podcasts by Tim Shaughnessy and Carlos Montijo at the Thorn and Crown Ministries website. On the site, you’ll also find podcasts by Timothy Kaufman, Steve Mathews,...

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Monday, 26 November 2018 02:01

Gordon Clark: The Augustinian

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Check out this excellent study by Marco Barone, “Gordon H. Clark and Augustine of Hippo: An Overviewimage .” I especially enjoyed this summary of Clark’s theory of knowledge in relation to secondary causes (the things which most people fixate):

“…one central point for Clark...

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Wednesday, 15 August 2018 06:27

The Myth of Natural Law

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image I recently had a troubling exchange on a “Gordon Clark Discussion” Facebook page where a participant made the following statement:

Libertarianism’s axiom is the non-aggression axiom, which means it is never OK to initiate aggression against person or property. Christians ground...

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Friday, 13 July 2018 23:55

Douma on Clark, Barth, and Van Til

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Here is a link to Doug Douma’s Gordon “Clark and Other Reformed Critics of Karl Barth.”  The piece is a sweeping and excellent review and analysis of Gordon Clark’s,Karl Barth’s Theological Method.  I say sweeping because in the review Douma...

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Lots of good citations and hard to find Clark quotes … but it does make the case.

A Place for Thoughts

Does Scripturalism allow for the possibility of continued revelation?

Outline I. Definitions A. The cessation of continued revelation B. Scripturalism

II. Continued Revelation contradicted by:...

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