“Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God— children born not of natural descent, nor of human decision or a husband’s will, but born of God.” (John 1:12-13)
Loraine Boettner( 1 items )
LORAINE BOETTNER was born on a farm in Linden, Missouri. He was a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary (Th.B., 1928; Th.M., 1929), where he studied Systematic Theology under Dr. C. W. Hodge. He taught Bible for eight years in Pikeville College, Kentucky. While there he married in 1932. In 1933 he received the honorary degree of Doctor of Divinity, and in 1957 the degree of Doctor of Literature. He was a member of the Orthodox Presbyterian Church of USA.
Arthur W. Pink( 20 items )
Arthur W. Pink was a Baptist preacher who held pulpits in England, America, and Australia. His early training was in scientology. His conversion was instant, and complete dedication to the cause of God and truth quickly became evident. Persons who knew Pink seldom objected to anything he taught, because he could literally quote hundreds of verses of Scripture verbatim on the subject under discussion.
John Piper( 3 items )
John Piper was born in Chattanooga, Tennesse, and is the son of an itinerant evangelist, Bill Piper. He attended Wheaton College and graduated in 1968. He studied literature and philosophy and writes poetry on a regular basis. He received his Bachelor of Divinity degree at Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, California in 1971 where he studied under Dr. Daniel Fuller. He came to appreciate the writing of Jonathan Edwards under Dr. Fuller's teaching. He received his doctorate at the University of Munich, Munich, West Germany in 1974. From 1974-1980 he taught Biblical Studies at Bethel College in St. Paul, Minnesota. He has been pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota since 1980. He is the founder of Desiring God Ministries.