John Piper makes a strong case that we need to get more of Augustine’s doctrine of “Sovereign Joy” in our reformed theology. Augustine defined grace as, “the free gift of sovereign joy in God that triumphs over and breaks the bondage of sin in our lives!” Listen to Piper’s plea: “We need to understand and … Continue reading Piper’s Augustinian Tulip
What? is the usual response to reading this quote from St. Augustine. Before you join those ranks of those who believe such foolish things, allow yourself to hear this logic to its proper end. The Biblical ground this quote comes from asking a simple question. When one loves God what does one please (like, enjoy) … Continue reading Love God and Do WHAT?