Intro to Communicating Basic Biblical Truth (Slides)

In a Calvary University assembly on 2/20/2017, Dr. Christopher Cone discusses some straightforward principles about communicating Biblical truth, including: who should communicate Biblical truth, why it is so important, what is the content of good Biblical...

The Greek Particle (Slides)

No If’s, And’s or But’s (Unless You Actually Want to Understand the Bible) – presented to the Beth Haven Conference, Saturday, November 12, 2016. Download (PDF,...

The Hebrews Warning Passages: Why They Matter and What They Say

Presented to the Free Grace Alliance National Conference, Arlington, Texas, October 11, 2016. The Letter to the Hebrews is theologically rich, and is both informative and practical. The writer of the letter explains the superiority of Christ and our need to respond to...

How to Choose an English Bible Translation, Part 2

In the previous article, we introduced some significant aspects to consider when deciding on an English translation for Bible study (formal versus dynamic equivalence, and transparency in the source material used, for example). While no translation can equal the value...

Interview with Grace Theology Press

Christopher Cone interviewed by Todd Mathis of Grace Theology Press, November 2015:   Tell our audience a little about your ministry. I serve in a few different roles. I am at Southern California Seminary (which is connected to Shadow Mountain Community Church...

Some Definitions Related to God’s Program and Administration

Understanding the Biblical usage of terms such as dispensation, covenant, and kingdom of God can go a long way in helping is recognize what God’s big picture is, and how He intends to fill in the details. Let’s take a look at some definitions and...