It’s Not Okay, But I Forgive You

Marriage, when based on God’s Word, serves so many wonderful functions. It is is the foundation of the familial unit, which is the foundation of our society. It is also a reflection of Christ’s relationship with His bride, the church.  “Wives, submit to your own husbands, as to the Lord. For the husband is the head of the wife […]

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Putting on Christ

Galatians 3:27, For as any of you as were baptised into Christ have put on Christ. Nowhere in Paul’s writings on Baptism is it ever suggested that he’s using metaphorical or symbolic language, as the evangelicals erroneously claim, belittling the work of Christ. Not even the Greek suggests this. Nay, in Baptism we are clothed with […]

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Eating Our Own: “Of Cannibals”

  Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company Author: Michel De Montaigne           I was encouraged some years back to read a piece by Michel De Montaigne called “Of Cannibals.” I was under the impression that is was something like “A Modest Proposal,” which is possibly my favorite piece of satire. While […]

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Who Is Like God?

Psalm 113:5-6, Who is like the LORD our God, who is seated on high, who looks far down on the heavens and the earth? There is nothing above God, so He cannot look up. He only looks beneath Him to us miserable creatures and within Him to His perfect Holy Trinity. Neither does He look beside […]

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The Typology of Abigail’s Faith

Check out my newest article with Geeks Under Grace! What do we make of Abigail’s loyalty and her husband Nabal’s disloyalty to David in 1 Samuel 25? They are two unseemly characters in God’s narrative of the coming Messiah. Abigail seems an insignificant character at first, but there’s a lot more depth to her example. […]

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Joy of the Lord

Nehemiah 8:8-10, They read from the book, from the law of God, clearly, and they gave the sense, so that the people understood the reading. And Nehemiah, who was the governor, and Ezra the priest and scribe, and the Levites who taught the people said to all the people, “This day is holy to the LORD […]

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