“2. Do we preach through books of the Bible in order to show the continuity of God’s Word?

Here’s what I mean.  Preaching through a book, if done properly, can never be done in isolation from the rest of Scripture.  Each biblical book has been informed by and/or connected with other portions of Scripture.  Faithful exposition does biblical theology as the sermon unfolds.  Plus, preaching/teaching consecutively through a book also teaches good hermeneutics, so that those listening learn through that process how to properly interpret God’s Word.  Expositions should model how to study the Word.”

(Phil Newton, “What are You Teaching,” Founders Ministries Blog, Feb. 5, 2015)

The Continuity of God’s Word


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