Tag Archives: sin

Understanding Yom Kippur as a Christian

Observant Jewish people are busy preparing for Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, which begins at sundown today and lasts through tomorrow. The day is described in Leviticus 23:27-28 “Now on the tenth day of this seventh month is the … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: “Favorite” Heresies, Don’t Trust Your Heart, How to Reach the Suffering and More

This list has been a long time coming. Quite a bit of ground to cover, since I haven’t done this for awhile. I’ll start with the most timely subjects: “This is the last spastic breath from the Religious Right before … Continue reading

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Are you really preaching the gospel?

I ran across this post today, “You Know You’re Really Preaching the Gospel When…” on the For The Church blog. Pastor Dave Harvey makes some really great points, and although it is most useful as a read for pastors to … Continue reading

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“Portrait of a New Life” – Sermon Recommendation

Sometimes what makes a sermon good is that it kicks the stuffing out of you. It makes you examine your heart, and convicts you of the sins you’ve been downplaying or ignoring in your own life. Of course, those kinds … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: How Do We Change (video), Code Orange, Pray for South Sudan

Q&A: How Do I Change as a Christian? This is an awesome new video from Apologia Studios. Pray for South Sudan Associated Press reported today that more than 1 million refugees have fled the conflict in South Sudan. Stay informed … Continue reading

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Martyn Lloyd-Jones: Man Rebels, ‘God comes into the wreckage’

The Bible asserts that man, though he has turned his back on God, still exists before him. And it is because of this that I keep preaching. It is because I believe that all who die in their sins not … Continue reading

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The Word: 2 Peter 1:1-11

To those who have received a faith of the same kind as ours, by the righteousness of our God and Savior, Jesus Christ: Grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord; seeing that His divine power has granted to us … Continue reading

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The Word: Ephesians 5:1-12

Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children;  and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you and gave Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant aroma.

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The Word: Romans 8:1-11

There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus. For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. For God has done what … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List for April 12, 2016

Victoria Osteen Puts Words in Jesus’ Mouth The Museum of Idolatry has this 44-second gem on display, providing further proof that neither Joel Osteen or his wife Victoria, have any idea what the Bible actually says or means. One of … Continue reading

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