Of all people, we who call ourselves “Reformed” should understand grace is an undeserved, monergeistic, irrevocable, and unfluctuating gift that cannot be paid back. We talk much about God’s Holy Law. We know God has rules. We know God is serious about his laws. And we also know for us to be righteous and acceptable we … More Perverting Grace — Do We Really Know What This Means?
It is Saturday of the Passover week, and many of the enemies of Jesus are feeling smug. Annas, Caiaphas, and their inner circle are sitting fat and happy on this Sabbath day. Why? They swore they would not allow Jesus to be their king. They swore they would not submit to his leadership, authority, “bonds” … More Holy Week Devotional Thought – Saturday
The church in Corinth is filled with sinful saints. Throughout Paul’s letter to these brothers and sisters, he exposes and addresses their total depravity. Fallen are their affections, and faithless are their actions. Both their hearts and their habits fall far short of the glory of God. It is sad but true — the world, … More It’s Black Friday and All is Bright