Great is His Faithfulness

2 Timothy 2:13, If we are faithless, He remains faithful, for He cannot deny Himself. Psalm 117:2, For great is His steadfast love toward us, and the faithfulness of the LORD endures forever. Praise the LORD!” One of my favourite hymns in the Lutheran hymnal (LSB #809) is Great is Thy Faithfulness: Great is Thy faithfulness O God…

Treasure

It is so easy to compare ourselves to others. Most of all, we compare what we have (or don’t have) to the belongings of others. It is easy to compare your job with somebody else’s job. We deduce a manager makes twice as much as we do, or a CEO makes ten times as much…

Everything Is A Theological Issue

Everything is a theological issue. What do I mean by this? The context of this thought comes from 2 Corinthians 10:4, “For the weapons of our warfare are not of flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.” And Ephesians 6:11-18 about wearing the armour of God. We quote these verses all the time and even do numerous Bible studies…

Helping God

Genesis 16:1-2, 15, Now Sarai, Abram’s wife, had borne him no children. She had a female Egyptian servant whose name was Hagar. And Sarai said to Abram, “Behold now, the LORD has prevented me from bearing children. Go in to my servant; it may be that I shall obtain children by her.” And Abram listened to…

Review: The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus

This article has been modified to fit the audience of this blog from an essay written for the philosophy course, Christian Apologetics, at Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Authors: Gary R. Habermas and Michael R. Licona Publisher: Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 2004 Rating: 5/5 stars Amazon Price: $17.81 Bottom Line In discussions of the resurrection of Christ,…

Review: Why Should I Trust the Bible?

Author: Rev. A Trevor Sutton Publisher: St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 2016 Rating: 5/5 stars CPH Price: $11.99 Bottom Line Every Christian needs to read this book. Why? To quote from Rev. Dr. Patrick Ferry in the foreword, “Absolute truth is a concept inherent to the Christian faith but not much in step with the relativist worldview that is…