We live in a time of growing polarization on many levels. People are divided politically and culturally in this nation. The long-held ways of the past are constantly clashing with the new way of openness and diversity. Because of this, many in the church believe we should downplay our differences and speak only of our … Continue reading Why the World Needs the Church
For as long as I’ve been a Christian I’ve always been captivated by the great hymns about heaven, about glory, and the sweet eternal bliss we’ll enjoy forever with God. Many hymns come to mind like On Jordan’s Stormy Banks I Stand, In the Sweet By and By, I’ll Fly Away, and When the Roll … Continue reading What is Heaven?
The Gospel Coalition’s 2015 National Conference was held in Orlando, Florida April 13-15, 2015. More than 6,000 gathered together to consider the theme of our eternal home from 50 states and over 50 countries. The conference titled Coming Home: New Heaven and New Earth sought to stir longing for our ultimate home in heaven as … Continue reading All TGC15 Media Available & Free
Do you guys remember when a bunch of new books about people going to heaven came out last year? Do you remember how many said I and many others were crazy and insensitive to think books like this were ridiculous-unbiblical-nonsense? Well, Alex Malarkey has written a letter to Lifeway urging them stop selling his book … Continue reading “The Boy Who Came Back From Heaven” Recants Story, Rebukes Christian Retailers
This past week a movie came out called "Heaven is for Real." What are we to think about such things? Thank you to Justin Taylor for putting together a nice blog post on his Gospel Coalition blog, here it is below: David Platt on the movie "Heaven is for Real" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEAko02HD5o Here is the MacArthur … Continue reading Do Not Believe “Heaven is for Real”