100: The Glory and Enjoyment of God

100: The Glory and Enjoyment of God

What is the chief end of man? According to the Westminster Shorter Catechism, “Man’s chief end is to glorify God, and enjoy him forever.” But what does that mean for us? The Bible is clear (see Revelation 4:11) that we are created for God and his glory. Thus, we can...

096: Remembrance

096: Remembrance

It’s the 4th of July here in America—a day we celebrate our independence as a nation. And, for Christians, a day to remember how good God is to us to live in the country we do. In my Bible reading I recently came across Exodus 13:8–9 which reads: And thou shalt shew...

085: Does Everything Happen for a Reason?

085: Does Everything Happen for a Reason?

In our Christian life, it's not uncommon to wonder whether every circumstance we endure has been foreordained by God to take place. I, for one, have questioned whether certain things in life were necessary, such as the early death of my father. Strangely, though, I've...

082: (Part 2) “Your Truth” is Not a Thing

082: (Part 2) “Your Truth” is Not a Thing

Last week, we began talking about the idea that "you" have a "truth" that allows you to see reality, legitimately, in different terms from someone else. This is a fallacious notion that is ultimately nothing more than relativism in disguise. Unfortunately, the...

078: (Part 3) A Primer on Polemical Theology

078: (Part 3) A Primer on Polemical Theology

A hot subject of evangelical study today is the relationship between Israel and her ancient Near Eastern neighbors. There are numerous views on this issue. Some say no relationship, some say it's a deep relationship that means the Bible is another useless myth, and...

077: (Part 2) A Primer on Polemical Theology

077: (Part 2) A Primer on Polemical Theology

A hot subject of evangelical study today is the relationship between Israel and her ancient Near Eastern neighbors. There are numerous views on this issue. Some say no relationship, some say it's a deep relationship that means the Bible is another useless myth, and...

076: A Primer on Polemical Theology

076: A Primer on Polemical Theology

A hot subject of evangelical study today is the relationship between Israel and her ancient Near Eastern neighbors. There are numerous views on this issue. Some say no relationship, some say it's a deep relationship that means the Bible is another useless myth, and...

071: How to Love God (Part 4)

071: How to Love God (Part 4)

Have you ever thought about the incomprehensibility of finite creatures like you me loving the infinite, eternal God of all glory? It's amazing to think that God loves us; but how do we love him? Is it even possible? Using insights from the Bible, philosophy, and even...

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