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Classic Articles and Resources of the Historic Christian Faith

Classic Articles and Resources of the Historic Christian Faith

The Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards Being sensible that I am unable to do anything without God’s help, I do humbly entreat him by his grace to enable me to keep these Resolutions, so far as they are agreeable to his will, for Christ’s sake. Remember to read over these Resolutions once a week. Overall Life Mission1 1. Good Works 11. Time Management 5. Relationships 14. Suffering 9. Character 8. Spiritual Life Assurance 25. The Scriptures 28. Prayer 29. The Lord’s Day 38. Vivification of Righteousness 30. Mortification of Sin and Self Examination 23. Communion with God 53. 1 The subheadings and categorization are suggested by Matt Perman to increase the readability. ©2014 Desiring God Foundation. Permissions: You are permitted and encouraged to reproduce and distribute this material in its entirety or in unaltered excerpts, as long as you do not charge a fee. Please include the following statement on any distributed copy: By John Piper. ©2014 Desiring God Foundation.

Gordon Fee: How Should We Read the Bible? J. Michael Feazell: Welcome to You’re Included, the unique interview series devoted to practical implications of Trinitarian theology. Christians the world over look to the Bible as their guide to faith and practice. Yet from the inception of the church, there has been much disagreement over how to interpret what the Scriptures say. Our guest today, Dr. Gordon Fee , has done much work in helping Christians with basic principles of rightly understanding the Bible. Gordon Fee: Glad to be here again. JMF: It will be a help to all of us to hear a little of the background of how you came to write How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth. GF: I’m a little old now, in terms of all the details, okay? And at the end of this series, there must have been a group of about 35 people, adults who had been sitting in the sessions, and the common denominator of their question was, Why have we never heard this before? JMF: And you had known Doug for… GF: We were colleagues. GF: Yeah. GF: Exactly. GF: Yes.

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