Here is a tribute written in honor of R.C. Sproul by Sinclair Ferguson. Ferguson and Sproul were good friends and their ministries have emphasized many of the same convictions. It is hard to listen to either of them teach and not go away with a greater awareness of the glory of God, the sinfulness of… Continue reading Tribute to R.C. Sproul
R.C. Sproul passed away yesterday, Dec. 14th, 2017, around 3pm. He was born on February 13th, 1939 and was a beloved pastor, teacher and theologian. There are very few in the Christian faith that have not been personally influenced by his books and teachings. Our church is currently taking in the series “Dust to Glory”… Continue reading R.C. Sproul dies at 78
Here is a good article from Albert Mohler regarding the recent tragedy in Texas! https://albertmohler.com/2017/11/06/tragedy-texas-christian-testimony-face-evil/?mc_cid=ccd2ef84bc&mc_eid=45dec4487c
“Even if you fall and sin, Christ will not cast you out. A mother will not put a soiled or sick child out of the house. A son or daughter often does wrong, but they are not disinherited because of this.” Martin Luther
It has been heartbreaking to follow the news this week in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. It is always hard to make sense of these kinds of disasters because we wonder what God’s purpose is in it. While we cannot claim to know the answer, we do not dodge the fact that our God is… Continue reading The Flooded Grounds of Houston
This summer I have read many books and articles dealing with pain, suffering and grief. Recently I read this article and found it helpful. In the coming days I will share some of the books I have been reading and some quotes or sections that I have found meaningful. https://www.biblicalcounselingcoalition.org/2017/08/09/trauma-and-the-significance-of-meaning/
Yesterday was the 50th anniversary of Joni Earickson Tada’s diving accident! I wanted to share this article with you from the gospel coalition. Incidentally, most of you know that I trusted in Christ at the age of 16 after hearing Mark Price speak and give the gospel. I often tell people that as far as… Continue reading Thank God for Joni Earickson Tada!