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Where do you boast?

As Paul closes his letter to the Galatians, he sums up his entire letter, in a way, in Galatians 6:11-14.

In this entire letter, Paul has been trying to contrast the difference between the true gospel, and a false gospel (Gal 1:4-10). 839 more words


One Life to Live

As a recent deconvert from Christianity, one of the things that strikes me is the newfound realization that this life is the only life I’ll live. 313 more words


Why The Spirit Inside You is Better than Jesus Beside You

Jesus gave the Holy Spirit to serve the purposes of the gospel. The Holy Spirit first enables us to believe the gospel and then continually re-opens our eyes to its beauties… He empowers us to carry that gospel throughout the whole world. 505 more words


Grace vs. Works

Is the gospel of grace opposed to good works? Should Christians who are pursuing God and his grace pursue good works with all that they are? 97 more words


Prove You're A Christian

“Prove you’re a Christian.”
What if someone asked you this? What would your response be? I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately and a lot of it has been provoked by a book I’m reading right now called “Total Church” by Steve Timmis and Tim Chester. 653 more words


Have we lost our awe?

I was recently reading through the book of Colossians (a book saturated with the gospel in nearly every verse) and was struck with absolute amazement regarding this passage: 674 more words


"Gospel Wakefulness" in The Letter to Diognetus

In the second half of the second century there was a shift in what type of literature Christians were writing. No longer were their letters and treatises simply pastoral or formational in nature, they began to be apologetic. 413 more words