Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Back to Basics

Millenials leaving the trendy for the traditional? Seems like it, according to a few research groups.

Monday, July 20, 2015

But God will not share his glory

"Most people intuitively know that God requires the deepest part of their heart, if they desire to worship Him. Though we are made to worship, we want to find another way to live out what we are made for without offering what we do not want to lose - sovereign control over our lives."

Dan Allender and Tremper Longman III, Bold Love, p.209.

The Blessing of Catechizing Our Children

Joel Beeke makes a good case for instructing our children in the catechism.

Monday, January 26, 2015

But it's so much more fun

"Continuity is the covenantal approach to generations; novelty is the decree of our age."

(Michael Horton, Ordinary, p.53)

Friday, January 23, 2015

Radically ordinary

"In the church today, we do not need more conferences, more programs, and more celebrities. We need more churches where the Spirit is immersing sinners into Christ day by day, a living communion of the saints, where we cannot simply jump to our favorite chapter or Google our momentary interest."

(Michael Horton, Ordinary, p.35)

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Hitting the mat with the divine

"The cold or hot heart that wrestles with God is far more pleasing to Him than the one that slowly cools toward Him in tepid pretense."

(Dan Allender and Tremper Longman III, Bold Love, p.52)