Articles by Jon Bloom
Unbelief messes up how we calculate reality and leads us to errant conclusions and really bad decisions.
After Jesus had raised Lazarus from the dead in John 11, the Jewish religious leaders realized they had a serious crisis on their…Continue Reading
Two millennia ago, “a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered” (Luke 2:1). The most apparently powerful earthly head-of-state ordered a census because the empire needed more tax revenue to fund its…Continue Reading
Phrygia was an ancient kingdom in what is now central Turkey. According to legend, once upon a time Phrygia was without a king. One day, a pagan oracle declared that the next man to drive an ox-cart into Phrygia’s capital…Continue Reading
We think we know what’s going on. But often we barely have a clue.
Scripture teaches us that what we see happening in the world is only part of the story. There’s a whole dimension to reality that wields a…Continue Reading
God doesn’t want you to plan everything.
Don’t get me wrong. Planning is a beautiful thing. God is a magnificent planner — in the bigness of the universe and the smallest molecules. Many things in life simply do not happen…Continue Reading
July 4th is the day we Americans set aside to celebrate the birth of our nation, the ideals it represents, and the freedoms we enjoy.
But for many American Christians, the recent Supreme Court ruling will hang like a dark…Continue Reading