Where is Jesus today? He is enthroned in heaven surrounded by the Father, Spirit, Cherubim, Seraphim, and millions of saints. What is Jesus doing today? He is giving glory to the Father and Spirit, he is being glorified by the Father, Spirit, and his perfected and happy friends, and he is engaged in prayer for … More How Is Jesus Praying for His Family?
This morning, in my personal devotions, I read again the first three chapters of Genesis. In doing so, I was reminded of the sovereign majesty of the Lord. With effortless ease, the Eternal Creator perfectly sculpted the heavens and the earth. I was then reminded of the gracious nature of the Lord. He perfectly ordered … More The Gospel in the Garden
Paul was a son of Abraham who understood that God showed a measure of grace to Ishmael but much more grace to Esau. In addition, Paul was a child of Jacob. From the sacred tradition, he realized the grace shown to Esau was much less than that shown to Jacob. And as an Israelite, Paul knew what it meant … More No Fatalism Here