It is one thing to know about God, it is another thing to know God. My tendency (and I imagine all of ours) is to wake up each day, try to remember some things about God, and get to work serving him. But there is great danger in living this way. First, it neglects the … Continue reading Know the Lord Before You Serve the Lord
Justin Taylor recently brought attention to the late Carl F. H. Henry. Justin also pointed out an upcoming book by Dr. Greg Thornbury that looks to be a call to evangelical engagement in the world. I look forward to the upcoming book and the impact it might have so thought I'd share... Happy 100th Birthday, … Continue reading Happy 100th Birthday, Carl F. H. Henry
Christians speak often of what we have been saved from and rightfully so. God has graciously rescued us from sin, Satan, and hell and we ought to revel in this truth. But it seems we do not speak as often about what we have been saved to, and this truth is equally powerful, in fact … Continue reading Don’t Focus on the Family
I read a fascinating article in the USA Today called, Does it matter if it’s real? Ann Oldenburg wrote this article on the recent half-truths and whole-lies in the celebrity media world. Lance Armstrong’s scandal was discussed as well as Beyonce’s potential lip singing at the presidential inauguration. Ann points out the shadiness of what … Continue reading Does It Matter If It’s Real?
God stands at the center of everything. All things are from him, through him, and to him. Therefore education is inextricably tied to the knowledge of God and his ways. All knowledge must be rooted in him if we are to know as we ought to know. That is why I rejoice at the recent … Continue reading Education and Christian Worldview
Psalm 24:1 “The earth is the LORD’S and the fullness thereof…” Jesus is King. We struggle with this concept being that we are citizens of “the land of the free.” Modern Americans lack a reference point for this truth. Yet God’s word is clear, Jesus owns us. We are his. He made us and … Continue reading Jesus is King Over All