6 Reasons Every Christian Should Study Theology | Dr. James P. Boyce

from Equip/Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from Abstract of Systematic Theology, the systematic theology textbook written by Southern Seminary founder James P. Boyce (1827-1888). The advantages of studying theology systematically are several. 1. We thus ascertain all that nature and the Scriptures teach on each point. 2. We compare […]

God’s Sovereignty and Our Responsibility | Derek Thomas

from Ligonier Ministries God is sovereign in creation, providence, redemption, and judgment. That is a central assertion of Christian belief and especially in Reformed theology. God is King and Lord of all. To put this another way: nothing happens without God’s willing it to happen, willing it to happen before it happens, and willing it […]