“Jesus was not for Paul merely an example for faith; He was primarily the object of faith. The religion of Paul did not consist in having faith in God like the faith which Jesus had in God; it consisted rather in having faith in Jesus.” I read this a few weeks back in J. Gresham Machen’s classic book “Christianity and Liberalism.” Ever since then, I … Continue reading An Example For Faith or the Object Of Faith?
I do not come from a Reformed Church background. Over the first 25 years of my life, I attended three typically evangelical churches and over the past two years, I have been the pastor of a non-denomination church. I am grateful for this background and wouldn’t have it any other way. However, a couple years ago, through his radio ministry, I discovered the teachings of … Continue reading Book Review: Welcome to a Reformed Church
“If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth of God is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” 1 John 1:8-9 “Since then we have a great high priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus, the Son of God, let us … Continue reading The Importance of Confession