Spurgeon: The Gospel

“We are sure that the Gospel we have preached is not after men because men to not take to it. It is opposed, even to this day. If anything is hated bitterly, it is the out-and-out Gospel of the grace of God, especially if that hateful word sovereignty is mentioned with it! Dare to say,…

The Bethlehem Star

For Christmas, my family and I re-watched a DVD we own entitled, The Star of Bethlehem, which explores the reality of the star proclaiming Christ’s birth and the wonder of God’s poetry in the sky which was perfectly aligned at Creation to declare Christ’s birth and death. Check out the website here. Merry Christmas!

Grace Sufficient for Today

From the Gospel Coalition Blog: We imagine many scenarios. We worry about many things that will never happen. I like the definition of worry I recently came across: Worry is interest paid on a debt we may never owe. God doesn’t give us grace for our imaginations. God gives us grace for today, grace for…

J.C. Ryle on the Aim of Satan

“That old enemy of mankind, the devil, has no more subtle device for ruining souls than that of spreading false doctrine. Outside the church he is ever persuading men to maintain destructive superstitions. Like a pirate, his object is to ’sink, burn and destroy.’ “Inside the church he is ever laboring to sow heresies, to propagate…

John Piper – Simon the Pharisee: The Fuel of True Love for God

He had the Holy One of Israel in his house, reclining at his table. The Prophet that Moses had foretold was sharing dinner with him. The Lord of glory, the Resurrection and the Life, was speaking with him face to face. The great climactic moment of history he claimed to be living for had arrived….

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Because we cannot believe that God alone can lead us aright and give eternal meaning to our life even when it is outwardly shattered.