Tags » John Stott

The Mystery of Conversion

Pretty soon, Steve, Lori, and I will be starting up a Bible study on Friday nights. We will be reading John Stott’s The Cross of Christ… 337 more words

God/Faith

New Wine

by Mitch Hescox

Luke 5:36-39 (NIV)

“He told them this parable: “No one tears a piece out of a new garment to patch an old one.

803 more words
Climate Change

Quotes on Leadership

“Spiritual leadership is moving people onto God’s agenda.” ~Henry Blackaby
“The most powerful influence we have as leaders comes from our conduct, which is the outward expression of our inner core.” ~ T.J. 178 more words
Leadership

Good Friday and Three Truths the Cross Enforces

When the Apostle Peter discovered that Jesus would experience humiliation and suffering, he exploded, “God forbid, Lord! This shall never happen to you.” Then, Jesus’ offered a devastating rebuke: “Get behind me, Satan, you are a stumbling block” (16:22-23). 317 more words

Devotional Thoughts

Daily Riches: The God of Justice and Justification (John Stott, Carl Henry and Gary Haugen)

“What this book [Good News About Injustice] obliges us to do is ask ourselves some basic and uncomfortable questions that living in a comfortable culture may never have allowed us to ask before. 429 more words

Awareness

From John Stotts' "The Cross""

“In Matthew’s words, ‘He knew it was out of envy that they had handed Jesus over to him’.There is no reason to question Pilate’s assessment. He was a shrewd judge of human character. 292 more words