Monthly Archives: November 2012

Sickness for God’s Glory

John’s Gospel inextricably connects the Word being made flesh and dwelling among us with the reality of our fallen, broken world. John 11 begins the second half of this Gospel with the miracle of Jesus raising his friend Lazarus from … Continue reading

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Give Thanks in All Circumstances

Thanksgiving? Under these circumstances, you may ask. Look at how the election turned out. Look at the problems we face as a nation (many of which would be there had the election gone the other way). Look at the devastation … Continue reading

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Speaking ‘Amen’ to the Glory of God

If you have prayed a Christian prayer, you have used the expression, “. . . in Jesus’ name, Amen.” Many use it multiple times a day, hundreds of times in a year. Are the words just a convenient formality? Why … Continue reading

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“The Scripture Cannot Be Broken”

Sola Scriptura, “Scripture alone,” became one of the often-repeated mottos of the Reformation. Like many mottos, it has often been misunderstood and misused. But it is of crucial importance, today as well as nearly 500 years ago. One of the … Continue reading

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