Families are factories of community. It is through them that God’s story is passed on from generation to generation. This story then protects children from destruction and compromise.
Too often, we’re guilty of being glum when God doesn’t give us what we want. We desire the gifts but not the Giver. But God is lord over his creation and has the right to give and take away. Any gospel that preaches that God will bless his people with material possessions and good health […]
Being an extremist is not a compliment in our culture, but we are extremists and so is our God. His judgments are extensive and he doesn’t broker deals, but his redemption is timeless.
God is completely sovereign over everything. He has mercy on whom he wills and hardens whom he wills. This is for the deliverance of his people and eventual reign over all evil powers.
In light of the holiness of God, we experience what Moses did at the burning bush: a discrepancy. We are unclean in his presence, yet in Christ we are made clean. And just like Moses, when we experience the cleansing of Christ it is for a purpose: to become agents of deliverance, agents who revere […]