Tag Archives: Christology

Paul’s “My” Gospel

In Romans 2:16, Paul does something curious; he calls the gospel, “my gospel.” Funny. In most other places he uses the plural possessive,”our gospel.” But here he calls it his own. Why? Paul doesn’t mean that he is the author … Continue reading

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No Longer Slaves

Augustine of Hippo said “he who sings prays twice,” once with our music and once with our words. This song has pierced my heart as only music can. It is my anthem of freedom. My fears were drowned in perfect … Continue reading

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To Show Himself Strong

I would like to share a verse with you that has encouraged me & fed me on many difficult nights: “For the eyes of the Lord run to & fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf … Continue reading

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Love Mercy

We are called to not only be merciful, but to love mercy (Micah 6:8). To love it! When you love something you sacrifice for it, you protect it, and you put it before yourself. Mercy (not getting what you deserve) … Continue reading

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Living in a Musical

Living in a Musical It seems like the Apostle Paul wants us all to live in a musical. “See then that you walk circumspectly (NIV = carefully), not as fools but as wise, redeeming the time, because the days are … Continue reading

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Biblical Source vs. Extrabiblical Source: Be On the Lookout For Worms!

I read a lot of authors, but I take every single one with a grain of salt because they are written by men & women and men & women are reliably unreliable. My sole (and soul) authority is God’s Word. The Bible is reliably … Continue reading

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The Potter & The Clay

God sent Jeremiah on a field trip to a potter’s studio where he saw an artist forming & fashioning clay as he saw fit. The end result was a beautiful, useful pot. This simple, but powerful analogy illustrates how God … Continue reading

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