2 Peter

Ministry
Nov 9, 2018
French A. JonesFrench A. Jones
Self Care: Enjoy the Rivers of Flowing Water Usually, when we think of ministering to others, it is out of the overflow of our lives. What usually motivates us is the abundance of joy in the Lord and a desire to be used by...
Spiritual Life
Jul 11, 2018
Kevin HawkinsKevin Hawkins
Growing Toward Spiritual Maturity Dr. Kevin Hawkins, coordinator of Alumni/Career Services, reminds believers that God is ultimately responsible for spiritual growth, but he has given his people the tools necessary...
Spiritual Life
Mar 7, 2018
J. Garrett KellJ. Garrett Kell
How Corporate Worship Strengthens Weary Saints When my church gathers, it appears we have little in common. Our skin colors vary. Our political tastes differ. Cultural backgrounds have ingrained us with diverse identities. We...
Classic
Jun 21, 2016
Gordon JohnsonGordon JohnsonRobert B. ChisholmRobert B. ChisholmDarrell L. BockDarrell L. Bock
Classic: Genocide in the Old Testament Dr. Darrell Bock talks with Dr. Bob Chisholm and Dr. Gordon Johnston about issues of genocide within the Old Testament.
Bible
Aug 5, 2015
Barry D. JonesBarry D. Jones
Live Such Good Lives Dr. Barry Jones, Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministries, reminds us the faithful response to an increasingly inhospitable culture is to live the life that draws the gaze of...
Article
Jun 8, 2015
Jacob MarshallJacob Marshall
3 Reasons Why Christians Should Visit Israel DTS students earn class credit by participating in a study tour of Israel. ThM student Jacob Marshall shares how the experience had a profound impact on his faith and understanding...
Bible
May 1, 2014
Mark L. BaileyMark L. Bailey
A Bible You Can Trust At the 1982 International Council for Biblical Inerrancy held in San Diego, California, the late E.V. Hill gave a plenary address that I shall never forget. Weaving a homespun...
Book Excerpts
Dec 30, 2013
Gloria FurmanGloria Furman
Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home Excerpted from Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home, by Gloria Furman (MA/CE, 2007). Today’s Forecast: Mundane with a 100 Percent Chance of...
Book Excerpts
Jun 1, 2013
Gloria FurmanGloria Furman
Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home Introduction In the first draft of this introduction I wrote, “I want to flesh out the practical implications of the gospel in everyday life.” Then the thought...
Bible
May 15, 2013
Dennis Kavanaugh
Questions for Reflection Dr. Dennis Kavanaugh, Adjunct Professor of Bible Exposition, DTS, asks the questions "Who is God?" "Who Are You?" and "What is the Bible?".
Chapel
Feb 15, 2013
Buist M. FanningBuist M. Fanning
The Author of Scripture Dr. Buist Fanning, Department Chair and Senior Professor of New Testament Studies, DTS, shares that the words and message of Scripture come from God rather than merely human...
Chapel
Mar 29, 2011
Craig A. Blaising
The Day of the Lord Dr. Craig Blaising, Provost, Southwestern Theological Seminary Fort Worth, TX, shares the patterns found referencing the Day of the Lord.
Chapel
Sep 21, 2010
Jeff Bingham
Words To Live By Dr. Jeff Bingham, department chair and professor of Theological Studies, reminds us we must tremble at God's voice and His words because His words never return to Him void.
Spiritual Life
Dec 1, 2009
Charles R. SwindollCharles R. Swindoll
My Advice This Christmas If I may borrow from Charles Dickens’ famous opening line, Christmas can be “the best of times and the worst of times.” We have them both, don’t we?
Bible
Apr 29, 2009
Michael J. SvigelMichael J. Svigel
Handle Scripture Well! Michael Svigel, assistant professor of Theological Studies, discusses the importance of handling Scripture well. He reads from 2 Peter 3 and encourages us to remain teachable under...
Article
Jun 1, 2008
Ronald Barnes
That Day Do you simply want to graduate to heaven? Or do you want to graduate summa cum laude? Second Peter 1:5–11 can help believers show up on "graduation day" in attire of...
Book Excerpts
Jul 7, 2006
Perimeters of Light Every culture and every age presents a challenge for each community of faith. What is acceptable? What is scriptural? Answering these questions has never been an easy task.
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Donald K. CampbellDonald K. Campbell
The Resources of God: Divine Power and Provision Someone has said that 2 Peter is in a remote corner of the New Testament. If so, it is a wonderful corner. We find the theme of the book in the last verse, for this is one of those...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Things Are Not Always As They Seem I recently bought a bargain that cost me more than it saved. For a mere penny I purchased 14 CDs from a mail-order company, and I promised to buy four more at “regular club...
Public Square
Jul 7, 2006
Ramesh RichardRamesh Richard
Divine Meaning in Natural Disaster On this rainy October day (8, 2005) in Costa Rica, I am overwhelmed as CNN scrolls news about natural disasters on several fronts...
Bible
Jul 7, 2006
Marsh WhiteMarsh White
Reservoir of Grace Because of Christ’s sacrifice on the cross, we don’t have to plead guilty in an open-and-shut case. A right understanding of His sacrifice can move us from living a...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
J. Vernon McGee
The Word of God: Why I Trust the Bible The earliest memories from my childhood remind me that I recognized the Bible as a very special book. In Sunday school, as well as in our home, the Bible had a place given...
Article
Jul 7, 2006
Karen G. GiesenKaren G. Giesen
Trust the Text

Dan Wallace (ThM, 1979; PhD, 1995), Dallas Seminary professor and founder of the Center for the Study of New Testament Manuscripts, has staked his life on the reliability of the...

Article
Jul 7, 2006
Steve Spencer
Why Can’t I Change? “Why can’t I change?” This plaintive question occurs to many Christians, despairing over remnants of sinfulness in their lives. Long after conversion, when they...