People like to make fun of Christianity, perhaps for its stance on gay marriage, evolution, or religious pluralism. But, these are just the tip of the iceberg. If you really want to see how messed up Christianity is, just consider one of its fundamental beliefs, the doctrine of justification. Then you’ll see how bizarre it really is. If you’re going to make fun of Christianity, you might as well hit it in its gut. Let me explain.
5 Ways to Avoid Getting Beyond the Gospel by Paula Hendricks
This article reminds us that Christians need the gospel everyday and gives practical tips for a daily “dusting off” of the Gospel.
15 Prayers for God’s Power by John Piper
But make no mistake, the pursuit of this might is not the path to human power and pride. It is the path of ceaseless warfare with your own self. The greatest power in the world among human beings is the power not to sin. The power of holiness and love.
So if you are up for it, would you join me in these 15 prayers that you would be a mighty man of God or a mighty woman of God?
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“Throw away your Flannelgraphs,” Jared Wilson tells readers in his new book, The Storytelling God: Seeing the Glory of Jesus in His Parables (Crossway). “They are flat and soft, and the story of Jesus is neither.” Drilling through icy layers of familiarity, Wilson takes us on a fresh journey of discovery among the stories of the Galilean God-man…