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Grace upon Grace

In my experience, Calvinists tend to be an arrogant bunch. Being one I know the truth that lies in the dark recesses of my heart; the tendency to look at those who don’t share my views as a second class or “juvenile” Christian. 138 more words



J.C. Ryle was a man who would have been hated in this generation.  This cannot be
stated too  strongly.  For instance, consider a man such as Mark Driscoll, a man who makes mistakes like anyone.   532 more words


Forbidden Photographs

Luke 8:10 And he said, Unto you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God: but to others in parables; that seeing they might not see, and hearing they might not understand. 381 more words


A Baptismal Epiphany (or, Why Pedo-baptism is Really the Purest Form of Credo-baptism)

If you’ve been around my blog for any length of time, you know I’ve struggled long and hard with the meaning of baptism.  I grew up in a staunchly  975 more words


How to inherit eternal life

Here is an exchange between Jesus and a certain young man.

And as he was setting out on his journey, a man ran up and knelt before him, and asked him, “Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” And Jesus said to him, “Why do you call me good?

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Three Questions About God's Foreknowledge

We humans love to predict the future. Or listen to someone who can.

Sometimes it’s just a novel curiosity like breaking open a fortune cookie; sometimes it’s more serious like reading a horoscope or visiting Madame Palm Reader. 1,802 more words

Bible Exposition