A contemplation of all things church... and a desire for an increasingly pure church reformed by the word of God.
Friday, September 22, 2006
Ryken on Racial Reconciliation
Phil Ryken with an excellent brief post on racial reconciliation. This does seem to me to be the essence of the matter. There can be no reconciliation, no progress, no steady growth apart from relationships.
I love the Lord because He first loved me. I love His people because He has given me a new heart. I have received God's favor in the form of my wife, Kristie. And together we know His blessing through three children. I was once a Muslim, and by God's grace I have been saved through faith in Jesus Christ. By God's unfathomable grace I am a preacher of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, in which I hope to serve Him until He returns or calls me home!
Tornadoes and the Mystery of Suffering
Sam Storms, the pastor at Bridgeway Church, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in an article entitled "Tornadoes and the Mystery of Suffering and Sovereignty" wrote th...