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Institute Minutes


The Gospel forms a New Culture

by Joe Boot

August 11, 2017

The Christian gospel has an implicit vision for culture, centered in the worship of the true living God through Christ the Son.

View the full lecture 'Gospel Culture: Crisis & Hope'


The Promise of the Gospel

by Steven Martins

August 1, 2017 | Mark 7:24-8:21

The gospel's promise of renewal and restoration is not limited to our private experience but applies to the whole created order, this includes culture.

View the full sermon 'The Healing of Nations'


The New Self Created by God

by David Robinson

July 26, 2017 | Ephesians 4:17-24

The new self that we are to put on is created and given to us by God to wear.

View the full sermon 'Dressed in Christ.'


An Image of Repentance

by David Robinson

July 25, 2017 | Ephesians 4:17-24

To put off the old self and to put on the new self is an image of genuine repentance.

View the full sermon 'Dressed in Christ.'


The Bleak Picture of Natural Man

by David Robinson

July 18, 2017 | Ephesians 4:17-24

Scripture paints a bleak picture of the natural man, and Paul's diagnosis reveals that the problem lies in the heart and the mind.

View the full sermon 'Dressed in Christ.'


The Purpose of the Ministry of God’s Word

by David Robinson

July 13, 2017 | Ephesians 4:7-13

The church needs faithful men called to preach and teach God's word to equip us in every good work.

View the full sermon 'Church Growth.'


The Metric for Church Growth

by David Robinson

July 11, 2017 | Ephesians 4:7-13

St. Paul gives us a metric for the growth of the church, the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ.

View the full sermon 'Church Growth.'


The Ministry of the Holy Spirit

by Willem J. Ouweneel

July 6, 2017 | Ephesians 3:14-21

The Spirit of God will enlighten our hearts so that Christ will become our all and everything.
View the full sermon 'Rooted and Grounded in Love.'


Christ must dwell in our Hearts

by Willem J. Ouweneel

July 4, 2017 | Ephesians 3:14-21

Christ must not only occupy our thoughts, he must dwell in our hearts as Lord.
View the full sermon 'Rooted and Grounded in Love.'


The Universal Jurisdiction of the Church

by Joe Boot

June 15, 2017 | Ephesians 1:15-23

The Church is not just an institution, it's an organism, and it is called out to the public affairs of the kingdom of God with universal jurisdiction.


The Lord as Head of the Church

by Joe Boot

June 14, 2017 | Ephesians 1:15-23

The Church has authority and power to overcome all opposition because her leader and head is the Lord of all.


Above Every Name

by Joe Boot

June 12, 2017 | Ephesians 1:15-23

Christ has full authority in all realms, and there is no title either known by men or by angels that is not subject to Jesus Christ.