The World’s Wrath and the Gospel

In recent days we have witnessed the world's wrath directed against NFL players accused of domestic abuse. For many, the actions of these players violated their standards of right and wrong. A vocal contingent of sports media, sponsors, politicians, and outside observers have responded with righteous indignation. Consider the pattern of their response. When their … Continue reading The World’s Wrath and the Gospel

The 90th Psalm and a 90th Birthday

Joyce Fernlund, my grandmother, celebrates her 90th birthday today. Here is a reflection on her life and her God from portions of the 90th Psalm. “Lord, you have been our dwelling place in all generations.” Psalm 90:1 Grandma Joyce believes in the God of the Bible, having expressed saving faith in Jesus Christ. Thus the … Continue reading The 90th Psalm and a 90th Birthday