Reformation Day is upon us. Yes, of course I know it is Halloween too. Go and dress your kids up as their favorite superhero or animal, load them up on a bucket full of candy and praise the Lord. Ok, now back to Reformation Day and a little Roundup. Here is an answer to a […]
Romans 12:10 “Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.” Our culture declares marriage as a contract that you enter in to receive something. You get married to get something and as soon as you cease to get what you want, or when the marriage gets tough for a season, or […]
Grace and works seems to be a difficult discussion. The church I was brought up in held to a distinction between God’s grace and His commandments, as if He were divided somehow. This topic is, of course, multifaceted, and I hope I can clearly present one of those facets here. To tip my hand, grace […]
I have been thinking about God’s Law quite a bit recently through the help of books, sermons, podcasts, and whatever I can find, and some of that will be pouring over into this forum. That’s what this is, a little thinking about God’s Law. Something I have thought for most of my new life in […]
I have probably posted about these three offices on the blog before, but I know I have not done so from the book of Hebrews, so here we go. The focal point of the book of Hebrews is to show us how Jesus is the new Israel, and those united to Him by faith (yes, […]
One of my favorite songs and it is done well by Kings Kaleidoscope.
Paul writes something rather striking in his letter to the Romans, “And the God of peace will crush Satan under your feet shortly” (Romans 16.20). If what is striking is not apparent to you yet, let me make it bold, literally, “the God of peace will crush Satan”. One of the first things that ought to […]