If you are at all like me, you know that “putting sin to death” is no easy exercise. Our flesh harbors and nurtures sin while our spirit is combating it. As Paul so eloquently put it, “Who will deliver me from this body of death?” Which is NOT to say there is no hope. Sin can be defeated, but it is hard work. Tim Challies lays out a few steps for those who are serious about their faith.
Anyone who spends any amount of time on social media will tell you it can be a bitterly disappointing experience. Trolls seem to be a dime a dozen. They are […]
James Chapter 3 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. 2 For we all stumble in many ways. […]
In 1887, in a letter to Bishop Mandell Creighton, John Dalberg-Acton (commonly referred to as Lord Acton) wrote: “Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely. Great men are almost always bad men, […]
1 Timothy 2:1-4 I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people— 2 for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and […]