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Not Beyond Our Worship

The eternity of God is a mystery far beyond the mortal mind.  But it is not beyond our worship.

– Philip Graham Ryken in Discovering God

Christianity

Proper Size

As long as he was looking at himself, he seemed enormous, and there was no room for God at all.  But once he looked to God, he shrank back down to his proper size. 6 more words

Christianity

When God Gives You Way More Than You Can Handle (via Philip Ryken)

Philip Ryken takes issue with the oft heard Christian advice ‘God doesn’t give you more than you can handle.’

We Can’t Handle All of Life’s Trouble .

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Christian Growth

Love Does Not Delight in Evil But Rejoices In the Truth

Love does not delight in evil but rejoices in the truth.

– 1 Corinthians 13:6 (NIV)

True love rejoices in what is right and good. Anything that covers up sin or seeks to justify wrongdoing is the polar opposite of godly love. 165 more words

Scripture

Philip Ryken: Forgive Us Our Trespasses

by Philip Ryken

We need daily pardon and daily protection as well as daily provision. So after Jesus taught us to pray, “give us today our daily bread,” He also taught us to pray, “and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors. 1,150 more words

Bible

Franklin Graham Responds to Hijab-Wearing Christian College Professor’s Claim That Muslims and Christians Worship the ‘Same God’

Evangelist Franklin Graham has weighed in on the ongoing controversy surrounding Dr. Larycia Hawkins, the political science professor who was suspended from Wheaton College, an evangelical institution in Illinois, after saying that Christians and Muslims “worship the same God.” 532 more words

Posts

A Theology of Art

by John Ellis

Within the Church, artists often feel like islands unto themselves, particularly among many conservative Evangelical churches. Which is unfortunate, especially considering that the first time God introduces Himself in the Bible it’s as an artist… 3,022 more words

Christian Life