Monthly Archives: January 2010

Quiet as kept….TCDC turned 14 on the 19th.

BlackCalvinist/ January 23, 2010/ Personal/ 0 comments

I don’t make a huge fuss about it, but my foray onto having a permanent web presence for Christian apologetics began the weekend of January 19th and 20th, 1996.  I drew a lot of my inspiration from both the ICLnet archives and Glenn Miller’s Christian Thinktank on how I was going to do things.  Of course, the site originally went

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BlackCalvinist/ January 16, 2010/ Quick News/ 0 comments

Pat Robertson is an idiot. He might be a Christian, but he’s an idiot.  I’m glad Keith Olbermann verbally ripped him and Limbaugh to shreds.  He’s a horrid representation of Christianity and a blight. His words have done more harm to the cause of Christ than good, to be totally honest.  This includes his string of failed prophecies. That said….

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CSF: The Fruit of Affliction – One

BlackCalvinist/ January 14, 2010/ Edification and Growth/ 0 comments

From John Piper’s book The Hidden Smile of God: The afflictions of John Bunyan gave us The Pilgrim’s Progress. The afflictions of William Cowper gave us “ThereIs a Fountain Filled with Blood” and “God Moves in a Mysterious Way.” And the afflictions of David Brainerd gave us a published Diarythat has mobilized more missionaries than any other similar work. The

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Re-Post: Happy New Year – So What ? From Jan. of 07

BlackCalvinist/ January 1, 2010/ Edification and Growth, TBC Podcast, Thinking Biblically Commentary/ 0 comments

I dug through the archives and decided to pull out this gem of a post.  I found it encouraging to myself and a bit convicting.  Hope it helps you along too. Podcast download: (9:23) Thinking Biblically Commentary – January 4, 2006 K. Joel Gilliard Every year on December 31, great festivals and celebrations around the world are held to ring

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