Sermon Reviews

Bigger Fences for the Fold

Bigger Fences for the Fold

Unfortunately, although Silverberg’s intentions are good, the system he plans to implement will not accomplish the purpose God has given him. Why? Just because there may no longer be a need to bus people from the other side of town to the fold, this doesn’t mean Silverberg is creating scattered flocks, he’s simply enlarging the boundary of the fold to the other side of town. The fence is still there. The sheep are still within the fence. Remember, a fold is a place that keeps sheep together. In contrast, the flock is kept together by the Shepherd.

You’re Not a Spider

You’re Not a Spider

Edwards says, “The God that holds you over the pit of hell, much as one holds a spider…abhors you,” but at least Edwards acts like someone who believes his own doctrine. He boldly preaches it instead of neatly tucking it away in a Statement of Faith among the dusty cobwebs of his church website and defending it in backhanded, private ways.