weight-lifter at a carnival

Episode 8 of the Christianity Today podcast “The Rise and Fall of Mars Hill” illustrates the degree to which the restless, feather-swallowing (according to Luther) anti-canonical spirit has influenced modern evangelical theology, piety and practice. The Reformation principle (if not always its practice) was the sufficiency of the Scriptures for theContinue Reading

Job 19:25-27: 25 For I know that my Redeemer lives,    and at the last he will stand upon the earth.26 And after my skin has been thus destroyed,    yet in my flesh I shall see God,27 whom I shall see for myself,    and my eyes shall behold, and not another.    My heart faints within me! Many peopleContinue Reading

a cross

One of the most challenging trials for believers during our pilgrimage through this dark and fallen world is truly to believe and rest in the love that God has for us. Sinclair Ferguson once noted that the experience of so many believers is the internalising of the thought, “He lovesContinue Reading