The Trouble with Dressing Up
The parable of the wedding banquet in Matthew hinges on whether a guy is wearing the right costume for the party.
Reasons to Rejoice in 2020
This earth is not the place where your promise is to be found. Rejoice because the kingdom of God comes to you!
Killing in the Name of
God uses the fifth commandment to protect us from selfishness, prevent us from only thinking about our needs, and to drive us to Christ and our neighbors.
In Defense of Martin Luther
This is an adaptation of the introduction from “In Defense of Martin Luther” written by John Warwick Montgomery (1517 Publishing, 2017). Used with permission.
The Absolution I Didn't Want
It’s easy to slip into thinking about forgiveness solely in terms of our authority over it.