Recent essays

From “Once Upon a Time” to “Happily Ever After,” and How to Get There from a Here: a Response to Vincent Bacote

Plucking and Cutting (Matthew 5:27-32)

Rethinking "Revoice": A Biblical Analysis of Same-Sex Attraction

A Qualified Ministry

Theses on Food and Feasting

Some Notes on Ecclesial Leadership and Practical Presbyterianism

The Bloodiest Revolution of Them All

Marriage, Homosexuality, Transgenderism, and Christian Liberty: A Manifesto for Churches and Their Members

A Short Note on the Wilson/Jordan Regeneration Debate

Nature and Regeneration

The Logic of Luther (pdf)

Obergefell and America’s War on God

Against the Wind: Being a Christian in America After Obergefell

Reformed Catholicity in the Bible Belt (pdf)

Death as “Frenemy:” Beating the Grim Reaper’s Scythe into a Plowshare

Like a Preacher Needs Pain: Friends, Enemies, and Pastoral Ministry

The First Things Marriage Pledge: A Counterpoint from the Heart of Dixie

Select theology articles

Against Christianity, For the Sacraments

Blurring the Federal Vision: A Reply to Michael Horton

Bombing the Theologians' Playground - An Extended Review of N. T. Wright's NIB Commentary on Romans 

Calvin on the Pastor and Community (pdf)

Covenant and Election FAQs (pdf)

Dabney Lectures 2005-6:

Discipleship and the Visible Church

Do I Believe in Baptismal Regeneration?

For the Children's Sake (pdf)

From Public Church to Private Christian

Gentile God-Fearers and the Jewish Rejection of the Gospel

Getting the Galatian Heresy Right (pdf)