Spurgeon’s Faithfulness As a young boy growing up in Baptist churches the name “Charles Spurgeon” was frequently cited with respect. Knowing little of him at that age, I simply took pleasure in hearing his theological insights as well as his witty sense of humor. Once I grew up and entered the work of the ministry, Spurgeon became more than a mere distant figure. Reading his … [Read more...] about A Lesson From The Life of Charles Spurgeon
The Language of Progressivism No doubt any individual involved in paying close attention to cultural, political, and theological affairs understands the importance of words. Just as a glancing illustration, if you are pro-abortion, for the LGBTQ agenda, and adamantly work for the “social justice” movement, then you would be labeled a “progressive” in the eyes of the popular … [Read more...] about Progress Towards What?
God is in Control A particularly beautiful and comforting doctrine for believers is the providential governance of God. This truth references that God is in complete control and is working all things according to His plan for His everlasting glory. Christ both has created and continues to hold all things together (Colossians 1:16-17). It is He who has the seat of complete … [Read more...] about Learning To Rest in God’s Providence
Evangelical Attitude Defeatism . . . pessimism . . . negativity . . . such words characterize the attitude of many evangelicals in our current cultural moment here in America. Certainly, there are many battles to be fought, obstacles to be overcome, and horrific belief systems to be engaged. We see many tragic errors in our nation which are evident of a rejection of a … [Read more...] about The Church Demolishes Evil in The Land