1. Jonah’s biggest blunder was a failure to understand that God’s grace is always undeserved and always falls on those who are unworthy of it.
  2. Don’t get in the habit (or, if you already do it, get out of the habit) of saying, “I could never talk about these things the way my pastor does.”
  3. This article is written by guest contributor, Christopher J. Richmann.
  4. He represents our likeness, fulfills it, and so has the prerogative to reproduce his likeness in us.
  5. Sin is a heavy thing to bear. Its jacket is shame, its medals are guilt.
  6. The opponents of Father Brown thought that debunking the fake resurrection of Father Brown would discredit the good news of Christ's resurrection. The truth, however, is the other way around.
  7. This is the sound of freedom. The Eternal One died so that we who are dying might live eternally with him.
  8. Sometimes, we get prayer dementia. We can’t remember what we were going to pray for, we can’t put the words together, and, frustrated, there is nothing we can do but sigh and groan.
  9. There is no AA for legalists. At least not officially. But there ought to be, and it should be called your local church.
  10. We are the fruit that grows from the branch, which extends from the trunk of the tree, which is rooted in the soil that it grows out of, which is all Christ.
  11. Christ's resurrection does not merely negate the bitterness of sin; it changes it into a source of divine sweetness, embodying the promise of a new life for us and a restored existence overshadowed by heavenly hope.