John Calvin uses a surprising term to describe our neglect of the doctrine of God’s providence in the course of our everyday lives. He calls it superstition.
Superstitious people wrongly attribute supernatural power to things that do not actually possess…Continue Reading
A few weeks ago, I was talking with some pastors in England. In spite of the fact that Britain has been outpacing the United States in the usual signs of secularization, one of the pastors said that developments in the…Continue Reading
Today, I read the most repetitive praise song I’ve ever encountered in my life. It repeats the same line twenty-five times. In fact, that line makes up half of all the lyrics!
As a worship pastor, part of my job…Continue Reading
What do you think of when you see the rainbow flag?
Most likely, you think of homosexuality or the wider LGBT movement. Gilbert Baker, the man credited with pioneering the celebratory rainbow flag flying over the gay movement, recently lauded…Continue Reading
One day over coffee with a fellow mom, theology books were on the table — alongside sippy cups and cracker crumbs. My friend remarked that her theological breakthrough arrived when she realized that biblical truths and distinctions existed for every…Continue Reading
Pride will kill you. Forever. Pride is the sin most likely to keep you from crying out for a Savior. Those who think they are well will not look for a doctor.
As seriously dangerous as pride is, it’s equally…Continue Reading