The Final Confession of Every Created Being

"At the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father." Philippians 2:10-11 Herman Bavinck in The Sacrifice of Praise: The history of the world therefore ends in the unity of confession. One … Continue reading The Final Confession of Every Created Being

The Doctrines of Grace, Including Election, are Your Life

Even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world. Ephesians 1:4 ESV The doctrine of election is a glorious truth for Christians. God chose you, before creation, to be His child through salvation in Christ. Charles Spurgeon spoke of how this doctrine filled him with joy. He noted how, when life … Continue reading The Doctrines of Grace, Including Election, are Your Life

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