A contemplation of all things church... and a desire for an increasingly pure church reformed by the word of God.
Wednesday, November 28, 2007
Brief Introduction to Doddridge
If you're not familiar with the life and ministry of Philip Doddridge, or you're a pastor looking for a short, interesting way to introduce your folks to the likes of Doddridge, Breakpoint has a great article on Doddridge, his The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul (or, free at CCEL), and that books effect on the lives of men like Wilberforce and the social causes of their day. (HT: Philip)
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...