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God Decides But I'm Responsible

Years ago, I sat with a friend discussing theological issues and he said, “I just don’t get how God can be in charge of everything and us be anything more than robots…” My friend is not alone in his questioning. 1,658 more words

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Free: The Death of Death in the Death of Christ (eBook)

I’m very grateful for all the free resources Monergism.com has provided.  If you ever need to purchase books you should consider visiting their bookstore as a way of supporting them and the good work they do. 555 more words

Christianity

O F - v s - A B O U T

  “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. 512 more words

Christianity

Text Tuesday - Information and Invitation

Speaking about the Bible

The word which God addresses directly to us is (like a royal speech, only more so) an instrument, not only of government, but also of fellowship. 181 more words

Theology

He Knows Me

What matters supremely is not, in the last analysis, the fact that I know God, but the larger fact which underlies it–the fact that he knows me. 180 more words

JI Packer

But be active hearers of the Word...

I’ve recently been reading through J.I. Packer’s excellent book, A Quest For Godliness: The Puritan vision of the Christian life. In it, Packer weaves his way through the many facets of life as a disciple of Christ, pulling together the threads of Puritan thought to create a masterpiece of reflection. 369 more words

Christian Living