God’s Answer to Sin: 1st John 2:1-2

Exposition of 1st John 2:1-2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PdJnkLBp0Bg&feature=youtu.be Introduction In John’s first movement, he explains how Christians experience eternal life in fellowship with joy, and to do that he begins with the nature of God. He shows that God’s nature is holy and entirely separate from all darkness; there’s no shadow of deception or unrighteousness in the …

Bible Translation: Dynamic Equivalence and Natural Language – Dr. Mounce

Bible translation is the work that undergirds all faithful Bible-based ministry. Without our translations of the Bible, access to God’s word would be restricted to an elite class of the individuals who possess the necessary educations to read the original languages. Yet, God has preserved his word and provided access to his eternal word through …

The Prologue: 1st John 1:1-4 Sermon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8qu1Lhs_NY&feature=youtu.be Authorship The author of 1 John claims to be an eyewitness of Christ (1 John 1:1–3) Emphasizes his sensory perception of Jesus, “the Word of life” Testifies to what was physically revealed to the apostles Unfortunately, Johannine authorship and the author’s claim to eyewitness testimony has come under attack from modern scholars Many suggest …

Formal Equivalence Translation Theory: Bill Mounce

Bible translation is the arduous work that undergirds all faithful Bible-based ministry.  Without our translations of the Bible, access to God’s word would be restricted to an elite class of people who possess the necessary educations to read the original languages.  Yet, God has preserved his word and provided us access to Scripture through the …