Resources

A Sermon for You

Good morning, Crown and Joy!  Today I am attending a conference held by the Banner of Truth.  They are known for their publication of old books with rich theology, but they also feature contemporary speakers with spiritual depth.  One such speaker is H.B. Charles.  The son of a Preacher Man, he is carrying on his father’s […]

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A Gem from Jarratt

Recently, a sister from our church brought a musician to my attention. Composer, musician, and educator Undine Smith Moore hails from Jarratt, Virginia, the home of our sister. In recent years, Moore has received recognition for the her work as an African-American composer, particularly her choral compositions. Follow the links below to learn a little […]

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B.B. Warfield Essay

Dear Saints, Our feature this week is an essay written in 1887 by Benjamin B. Warfield (1851-1921) entitled  “A Calm View of the Freedman’s Case”.  I found this essay years ago when I was in seminary.  Who was Dr. Warfield?  He was one of the great Reformed theologians of the 19th Century and became the […]

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A Sermon on Slavery

Dear Saints, Today, I am featuring a sermon by Aaron Turner, Outreach Pastor of Midtown Church, PCA in St Louis, which he gave at his church two weeks ago.  The sermon is almost a treatise on slavery in Scripture, but he also shows how American slavery was not biblical or indefensible, recognizing that Scripture does not […]

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Resources for Reference

Listed below are some resources that might be helpful for you as you think about both the COVID-19 pandemic and the racial tension in our community and the nation. Resources on Racial Tension “George Floyd and Me,” by Shai Linne published on thegospelcoalition.org, 6/8/20 2018 Racial and Ethnic Reconciliation Report published by the 46th General […]

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Crown and Joy Memory Verses

Our community’s challenge to memorize Scripture has led to the creation of the list below. Choose one verse, passage, or chapter to memorize in this time of COVID-19. Memorize on your own or work with others! Verses: Psalm 119:105 John 3:16 Genesis 1:1 Psalm 107:1 Hebrews 13:7 Passages: Psalm 23 Deuteronomy 5:6-21 Psalm 119:9-16 Ephesians […]

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