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Truth Applied

I was asked by the Elders of Chartwell Village Church to preach into the subjects of Generational Curses and Spiritual Covering. You can find the sermon and notes on the ‘sermons’ page of truthistheword.com. Both of these doctrines are peripheral to core Christian belief but unfortunately are currently resurfacing within the New Apostolic Reformation segment of the wider church. Even if you have no particular interest in these aberrant doctrines, the sermon provides an interesting case study in the application of the three key interpretation principles of Context, Exhaustive Reference, and the Christocentric Principle – hence the title of ‘Truth Applied’

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Christopher Peppler

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About Me

My name is Christopher Peppler and I was born in Cape Town, South Africa in 1947. While working in the financial sector I achieved a number of business qualifications from the Institute of Bankers, Damelin Management School, and The University of the Witwatersrand Business School. After over 20 years as a banker, I followed God’s calling and joined the ministry full time. After becoming a pastor of what is now a quite considerable church, I  earned an undergraduate theological qualification from the Baptist Theological College of Southern Africa and post-graduate degrees from two United States institutions. I was also awarded the Doctor of Theology in Systematic Theology from the University of Zululand in 2000.

Four years before that I established the South African Theological Seminary (SATS), which today is represented in over 70 countries and has more than 2 500 active students enrolled with it. I presently play an role supervising Masters and Doctoral students.

I am a passionate champion of the Christocentric or Christ-centred Principle, an approach to biblical interpretation and theological construction that emphasises the centrality of Jesus

I have been happily married to Patricia since the age of 20, have two children, Lance and Karen, a daughter-in-law Tracey, and granddaughters Jessica and Kirsten. I have now retired from both church and seminary leadership and devote my time to writing, discipling, and the classical guitar.

If you would like to read my testimony to Jesus then click HERE.