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On John Owen - 1 of 2

Owen’s education began with his attending a grammar school in Oxford.  He completed his preliminary courses very quickly.  In fact, he was something of a prodigy.  198 more words

John Owen

How Do We Defeat Temptation?

The last few posts have been about temptation. We’ve tried to see where it comes from and how it works. If we’ve understood these things, then it will be clear to us that sin is nothing to fool around with.  1,489 more words

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“John Owen, baptism & the Baptists” by Crawford Gribben [46 min. video] | The Confessing Baptist

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This past Friday (March 20, 2015) Dr. Crawford Gribben (Professor of Early Modern British History at Queen’s University Belfast) was the guest lecturer at the Strict Baptist Historical Society Annual Lecture which took place in Kensington Place, London. 28 more words

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Monday Morning Munch No. 111 - Five Quotes to Start Your Day

Elisabeth Elliot: Faith is the willingness to receive whatever He wants to give and the willingness not to have what He does not want to give. 207 more words

Monday Morning Munch

How Does Temptation Work?

Last time we saw that if we want to overcome temptation, we must at the outset put out of our minds all shifting of blame, especially, blaming God. 929 more words

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