Jesus’ title as God’s “only begotten Son” is as historic as the New Testament itself, and is common language used in commentaries, sermons, creeds and confessions all through church history. However, in recent years, so-called New Testament Greek experts and bible translators have attempted, in vain, to redefine that as something else. In this broadcast, Ben Winslett considers the phrase from several angles, including the underlying Greek, ancient sources, and related words. Suffice it to say, this faithful title of “the only begotten Son” needs no amending!
Radio broadcast for April 10, 2022. Continue reading “How is Jesus the Only Begotten?”
The orthodox word “Trinity” is one that expresses the theological truth that the Godhead is one God in three Persons; Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. In this message, Pastor Winslett speaks to the great and perfect, eternal unity there is between these three Persons of the one Godhead. Continue reading “The Trinity as a Tri-Unity”
Colossians, though not Paul’s longest work by far, is extremely rich in Christology, to say the least. From chapter 1, we learn that Jesus was God incarnate, the creator of all things, the ruler of the universe, and the head of the church. In this edition of Words of Grace, we share a recent message from Flint River on these powerful statements of Christology.
Radio broadcast for October 25, 2021 Continue reading “The Real Christ”