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The Centrality of Missions

One of the Biblical passages which is commonly talked about in missionary minded churches is Matthew 28:18-20, commonly referred to as The Great Commission.

Then Jesus came near and said to them, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. 351 more words

Bible

The Eclipse of the Gospel in Evangelicalism

A few years ago I read Graeme Goldsworthy‘s Gospel-Centered Hermeneutics: Foundations and Principles of Evangelical Biblical InterpretationIn Chapter 12 Goldsworthy discusses what he titles “The Eclipse of the Gospel in Evangelicalism” (pp. 1,941 more words

Religion

Radical - David Platt

Radical: Taking Back Your Faith From The American Dream is honest and compelling. In this work author David Platt challenges the nature of specific values most Americans hold dear and delineates how those values  inform what one does as an American citizen. 297 more words

Nonfiction

When a child dies

Ministry to Grieving Parents

When we witness the anguish, the anger, the questions, the devastation that comes to families that experience the death of a child, we find ourselves desperate to figure out what we can do, what we can say, that will truly help. 985 more words

Christian Theology

"The gospel and envy" by Jonathan Edwards

“The gospel scheme, all of it from beginning to end, tends to the contrary of this spirit of envy. The Christian form of doctrine doth abundantly hold forth those things which militate against a spirit of envy. 322 more words

Quotable Quotes

"Earnestly seek humility" by Jonathan Edwards

“Let all be exhorted earnestly to seek much of an humble spirit, and to endeavor to be humble in all their behavior toward God and men.  242 more words

Quotable Quotes

"Love the infinitely condescending God" by Jonathan Edwards

The gospel leads us to love God as an infinitely condescending God. The gospel above all things in the world holds forth the exceeding condescension of God. 824 more words

Quotable Quotes