"All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work." (2 Timothy 3:16-17) "And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works, not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as is the … Continue reading It Never Gets Old
Do you know how people got saved in the Old Testament? Did they do it by works? Did they do it by faith in the law? How about a combination of law-keeping and belief in God's promises? Or we're they saved the way we are today - faith in the Christ? John Calvin answers this … Continue reading Don’t Be a Muddle-Headed Fool
You ever seen a kid who looks just like their Mom or Dad? Upon seeing them together with their parents it is clear who they belong too. The same is true of us as Christians? How so? Holiness. Hebrews 12:14 says without holiness no one will see the Lord. When people think of "holiness" they … Continue reading Holiness is Family Resemblance
Let me say before I begin this post that I believe God never changes, He never makes mistakes, He never says oops, and He certainly does not grow in knowledge, as if anything ever came into His mind that did not originate there in the first place. God is God. But let me also make … Continue reading Jesus Came to Learn Obedience
The other week I was listening to a radio/podcast program called Radiolab. I’m sure many of you have heard about it, its quite a good program. The program for that particular day was called “In Silence”. One of the main guys that talks everyday on the show was re-telling the story of Abraham’s sacrifice of Isaac … Continue reading Inside Abraham’s Head: DO YOU KNOW?