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This is the webpage of Scott Bushey.

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Bushey Name Meaning. English: habitational name from Bushey in Hertfordshire, so named with an Old English bysce or byxe ‘box’ + hæg ‘enclosure’. UK 1; 1881 British census has 34.Americanized spelling of French Boucher.Americanized spelling of German Büsche (see Busche) or Swiss German Büschi, a variant of Busch.

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I am a layperson who was saved in Christ 20+ years ago.

I am employed by CarePlus/Humana Insurance; I am a field case manager overseeing Florida Medical Center and Holy Cross Hospital. Happily married to my best friend, Tina; 3 daughters: Nicole 29, Danielle 25, Zoe 8.

I am a seminary student at the North American Reformed Seminary; I am studying for my Doctor Of Divinity in Puritan studies w/ a minor emphasis on languages and preaching.

*All of the opinions expressed on this site are my own and they don’t necessarily represent the views of my church or denomination.

Other interests are: Coffee Lover, Cigar aficionado; Port wines; basketball junkie; Boston Sports enthusiast. Paleo lifestyle enthusiast; Credit to Linus Pauling and Orthomolecular medicine and Paleo diet. Organic! Drop the preservatives. Be a good steward with the body God has given you.

Born in West Hartford, Connecticut. Attended Hall High. Moved to South Florida when I was 15; Attended Coconut Creek High.

Served in the Us Army and Us Air Force. Honorably Discharged.

I created Puritan Board. It was actually my idea. Matt McMahon did the teching initially-but the idea was mine!  😉  The PuritanBoard is a great resource; If you haven’t ever visited, I encourage you to do so.

Here are some of my convictions in the Christian faith:
Church Government- Presbyterian.
Theology Proper- Trinitarian Christian
Christology- Hypostatic Union
Pnuematology- Effectual enabling of the Holy Spirit.
Epistemology- Propositional Revelation
Bibliology- Covenant Theology.
Hermeneutics- Grammatical Historical.
Philosophy- The Bible alone is the Word of God.
Soteriology- Justification by Faith, Calvinistic-Monergism.
Lapsarianism- Supralapsarian/Infralapsarian/Panlapsarian-but I lean more towards supra.
Anthropolgy- Total human depravity, no “age of accountability”
Charismata- Cessationist.
Ecclesiastic Authority- Sola Scriptura.
Baptism- Paedobaptism.
Eucharistia-Spiritual Presence
Apologetic- Presuppositionalist.
Cosmology- Biblical Creationist
Eschatology-Amillenialist.

I hold to the 5 Solas of the Reformation, and the 5 points of Calvinism:
SOLA SCRIPTURA
SOLA FIDE
SOLA GRATIA
SOLUS CHRISTUS
SOLI DEO GLORIA

Total Depravity
Unconditional Election
Limited Atonement
Irresistible Grace
Perseverance of the Saints

I hold to exclusive psalmody in worship as it is commanded of God.

I hold to wine as an element in the Lord’s Supper as it is commanded of God.

Statement of Faith:

I subscribe fully to the WCF w/ an item or two that I might struggle with.

NICENE CREED
I believe in one God, the Father Almighty, maker of heaven and earth, and of all things visible and invisible. And in one Lord Jesus Christ, the only begotten Son of God, and born of the Father before all ages. God of God, light of light, true God of true God. Begotten not made, consubstantial to the Father, by whom all things were made. Who for us men and for our salvation came down from heaven. And was incarnate of the Holy Ghost and of the Virgin Mary and was made man; was crucified also for us under Pontius Pilate, suffered and was buried; and the third day rose again according to the Scriptures. And ascended into heaven, sits at the right hand of the Father, and shall come again with glory to judge the living and the dead, of whose Kingdom there shall be no end. And I believe in the Holy Ghost, the Lord and Giver of life, who proceeds from the Father (and the Son), who together with the Father and the Son is to be adored and glorified, who spoke by the Prophets. And one holy, catholic, and apostolic Church. I confess one baptism for the remission of sins. And I look for the resurrection of the dead and the life of the world to come. Amen.”

“My chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him forever.”(WSC Q.1)

There are many other reformed documents that I hold dear; many will be found embedded within the pages of this website.
Ever since my conversion, I have endeavored to know everything I can of the Lord and His ways.  Just like the merchant who purchased the field, I pursue the pearl of great price; I will find it no matter what, if it is the last thing I do. I pray your time here is beneficial to your soul.

Articles on SemperReformanda.com without identification of authors are written by myself. They remain a work in progress. If you find something concerning, please feel free to email me and we can grind our swords to Gods glory!

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to click the envelope in the upper right hand corner of the webpages to email me; as well, if you are led, friend me on Facebook: Scott Bushey

I will leave you with Phil 4:8:

8 Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

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