Category Archives: Theologization

Sunday Service 2023-07-30

Recap: Sunday School: On the side note, while pondering on Ute's discussion regarding infant vs. believer's baptisms at Ocean Grove beach house, I realized something important. It's been there all along, but I just never would have put it this … Continue reading

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Bible Study: Hebrews

Mostly based on Stephen Tong's series. I started taking this note taking seriously on this after the exposition on Deism: On Hebrews 4:13, it's interesting to note that this verse refutes Deism most obviously in Chinese CUV: ...那与我们有关系的主...KJV and NASB … Continue reading

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Sunday Service 2023-07-23

Our pastor's out for 2 weeks so the guest speaker today is Rev. Joseph Fischer, of Reformed University Fellowship (RUF). Preached on Acts 18:1-11. claimed NIV has better translation for Acts 18:5. I assumed it's on συνειχετο (devoted himself exclusively … Continue reading

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Saving Bridgewater

Of course, the prayer is not for God to save lost soul in a sense that I should rather pray for God to reveal his elects in this work, if he is willing. This is not of PCA nor of … Continue reading

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07-16-2023 Sunday Service Sermon on 1 John 5:3-11

Sunday School was on Prayer (week 6). We did Imprecatory Prayer (invoke a curse or evil): Psa 7, 35, 55, 58, 59, 69, 79, 83, 109 & 137. Someone mentioned that some wickedness (i.e. Nazi, child rape, etc.) are just … Continue reading

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Bible Study: Ezekiel

Since Pastor Chris talked about possible plan of doing Bible Study on Ezekiel as a survey study for Thursdays, I've tried to study ahead. The Bible Project has good video introduction for this, a two parter: Part 1: Part 2: … Continue reading

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From Tim Keller's Gospel Centered Church to Geerhardus Vos' Christ-Centered Preaching to Public Theology

I have Keller's book on Gospel Centered Church. Read it from time to time. Noted the importance of Gospel-centered not being the same as Gospel-supporting. Then Alex posted on FB a talk on similar subject on Vos' Christ-centered preaching. Part … Continue reading

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Journal of the Week

7/7/2023 Top 10 Javascript Frameworks in 2023: For System Networking 101, this seems to be a good tutorial start, with great details. Pre-2000 American doctors were wrong in advising parents to avoid allergenic food to infants. But it's the introduction … Continue reading

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Sunday Service 7/2/2023

Three themes come up today at church: After my time spent with American churches, I would say the common issue unaware by many is being on different wavelengths. One question asked, an off topic response answered. Happens all the time. … Continue reading

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Sunday Service 6/25/2023

In Sunday School, on Prayer, when asked "What keeps our prayer faithful or unfaithful?" I thought of this during the Service sermon, that when people use "OMG" Oh my God! it is a form of prayer. Mostly done in vain, … Continue reading

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