A contemplation of all things church... and a desire for an increasingly pure church reformed by the word of God.
Monday, November 24, 2008
Needing a Little Inspiration from the Obamas
Many people find the Obamas inspiring. Even some of those most opposed to their political views have at times had to admit admiring this or that about President-Elect Obama. I know... I know... there are some who can't bring themselves to admit even one thing they appreciate about the Obamas. But, here's one way I hope I'm inspired by them. I need this inspiration and I have the waistline to prove it!
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!
The New Testament on Church Membership
Hour 1: Returning to guest host on this Dividing Line broadcast, I was able to walk through several New Testament texts which only make sense in the light of...