Book Review: One Way Love by Tullian Tchividjian

What is grace? Along with “Who is Jesus?” this is perhaps the most important question a person could ever ask. And yet, according to Tullian Tchividjian, grace is one reality our world, including Christians, has tragically misunderstood. In his latest book One Way Love: Inexhaustible Grace for an Exhausted World,

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If You Were A Missionary…

If you were a missionary, how would you live? I am currently reading Total Church by Tim Chester and Steve Timmis. I thought this quote was challenging: We sometimes ask people to imagine they are part of a church-planting team in a cross-cultural situation in some other part of the world:

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Lutheran vs Reformed Sanctification

Lutheran and Reformed approaches to sanctification are often sharply distinguished. The clearest distinction between these two approaches is seen in their respective views on the role of the Law. THE LUTHERAN VIEW OF THE LAW According to the Lutheran view, the Law functions in two ways. 1. The Law Restrains

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A Few Words About Fundamentalism

In my last post, I mentioned that I was a recovering fundamentalist This sparked some questions and concerns from those who know me well. So I thought I’d take a moment to say a few words about fundamentalism. THREE POINTS ABOUT FUNDAMENTALISM  1. Fundamentalism has many good qualities. As I

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