Lord's Supper is a memorial service looking back to Jesus' utterly unique death—a death that so satisfied the righteous demands of God that Jesus was granted to rise from the dead and come again as King of all. The sacrifice of Christ set the charge for the explosion of his second coming.
All the mammoth political forces and all the giant industrial complexes, without their even knowing it, are being guided by God, not for their own sake but for the sake of God's little people—the little Mary and the little Joseph who have to be got from Nazareth to Bethlehem.
You can learn more from a book if you stop and ask it questions than if you just read it passively. That includes the Bible too.
Everything that you try to do will come to nothing unless you do it through a conscious, abiding dependence on the enablement of Christ.
A Good Friday Meditation
What can we learn from Jesus about how to die?
We should aim at full doctrinal unity and full heart unity.
God gives special power, extraordinary power, for the extraordinary challenges of an expanding witness to Christ. How do we seek it?
What can you do if what you feel like doing isn't what you should do.
One reason to admire and trust Jesus above all other persons is that he knows more than anyone else.
It's never right to be angry with God. And it's never right to hide your anger from him, if you feel it.
Is it possible to pray for justice and yet love our enemy at the same time?
Christ is the Messiah. So is it arrogant or loving to proclaim him to Jews?
Christ's death on the cross was emotionally and theologically complex, to the greater glory of God.
God wants us to use means to get his work done, but he wants us to trust in him, not in these means.
We must respond to suffering with both compassion and confidence in God.
To affirm truth with extra-biblical language is more biblical than using biblical language to defend falsehood.
The Bible often requires us to read thoroughly, not skim lightly. How should this affect the way we train our minds?
A poetic reflection on the glories of God in the doctrine of predestination.
Historically, there are only five points of Calvinism, so what are the extra two?