Blog Posts on The Sovereignty of God
Providence, Proverbs, and the Pastorate
What We Learn from God Killing the Sons of Judah
The sons of Judah, Er and Onan, were wicked men, and the Bible says, the Lord killed them.
“Er, Judah’s firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the Lord, and the Lord put him to death.” (Genesis 38:7)
The Glory of God’s Plan B (Part 3): Like Living Through a Korean Drama
The Glory of God’s Plan B (Part 2): God Prepares and Provides
The Glory of God’s Plan B (Part 1): Seeking a Safe Place in Japan
The Good Things You'll Never Do
Why God Allows Sin and Suffering
Though [God] hates sin in itself, yet he may will to permit it for the greater promotion of holiness in this universality, including all things and at all times. So, though he has no inclination to a creature's…
How Can God Decree Sin Without Sinning?
Jonathan Edwards offers his explanation. (See below for my attempt at restating him.)
That we should say, that God has decreed every action of men, yea, every action that they do that is sinful, and every circumstance of those actions…