ReforMadness // Championship Round

We are down to the championship match.  It is number one seed Cornelius Van Til against 2 seed J. Gresham Machen. Voting ends Monday night at midnight. Advertisements

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With Wrestlemania around the corning, I thought the evangelical and Reformed world needed to have it’s own battle in the squared circle.  Welcome to ReforMania! Main Event Tim Keller vs. D.G. Hart 3 Way DanceRachel Miller vs Kath Keller vs Rachel Held Evans  Loser Must Read the Other’s Blog For a MonthKevin DeYoung vs Tullian […]

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ReforMadness // Final Four!

We are here with the ReforMadness Final Four!  Three 1 seeds and a 2 seed that probably should have been a one seed are battling it out to be known as the greatest Westminster Seminary professor ever. Gaffin and Van Til have both greatly shaped Westminster’s distinctive take on Reformed theology, with Van Til focusing […]

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ReforMadness // Elite Eight

Oh boy.  This Elite Eight will be tight.  Gaffin v Kuiper, Van Til v Frame, Clowney v Ferguson, and perhaps the most difficult match up, Murray v Clowney! Voting ends Monday night March 31, at midnight. Calvin Region 1.  Richard Gaffin 2.  R.B. Kuiper Kuyper Region 1.  Cornelius Van Til 3.  John Frame Owen Region 1.  John […]

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ReforMadness // Sweet Sixteen

Well, we are down to the Sweet Sixteen.  Unlike the NCAA tourney, not many upsets in our round of 32.  In fact, there was only one upset (5. O Palmer Robertson over 4. Vern Poythress).  I was sad to see Vern go, but I guess it was all foreordained to be this way. There are […]

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ReforMadness // Second Round

The results are in from the first round.  There were few surprises. The lowest seeds gaining an upset for K. Scott Oliphint and David Powlison (both 12 seeds).  An 11 seed (Tim Lane) also won.  The 8-9 matchups split with Greg Beale and Carl Trueman both beating their 8 seeded opponents. Some ironic head to […]

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Is it Reasonable to Believe that Jesus Rose From the Dead?

The following is what I presented to some high school students at a retreat in March 2014.  I was glad to find out later that some skeptical students who heard my seminar stayed up late that night discussing this content with their youth groups.  I hope this is helpful to both Christian and non-Christian, believing […]

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