“…which is really no gospel at all. Evidently some people are throwing you into confusion and are trying to pervert the gospel of Christ.”
John Stott… 56 more words
In both West and East it is vital for us to learn to distinguish between Scripture and culture, and between those things in culture which are inherently evil and must therefore be renounced for Christ’s sake and those things which are good or indifferent and may therefore be retained, even transformed and enriched. 162 more words
John Knox, the Scottish Reformer, understood the seriousness of preaching. When he was called forth to preach the gospel, he “burst forth in most abundant tears, and withdrew himself to his chamber. 318 more words
Consider what the realistic outworkings of ‘mission’ are likely to be.
I begin with vocation, by which I mean a Christian’s life-work. We often given the impression that if a young Christian man is really keen for Christ, he will undoubtedly become a foreign missionary, that if he is not quite as keen as that he will stay at home and become a pastor, that if he lacks the dedication to be a pastor, he will no doubt serve as a doctor or teacher, while those who end up in social work or the media or (worst of all) in politics are not far removed from serious backsliding! 298 more words
Meskipun bukan hal baru, tetapi banyak orang Kristen yang ingin terus mengetahui bagaimana membaca dan memahami Alkitab dengan lebih baik lagi. Hal tersebut didasari pada kerendahan hati tentang keterbatasan pikiran manusia tapi di sisi lain didorong oleh kerinduan ingin semakin mengenal Tuhan melalui lembar demi lembar Alkitab. 1,014 more words