Death, Taxes, and God's Love for You
Love for our neighbor can be taxing. We may even decide it’s not worth the cost. But in this moment I found a blessed reminder of how different God's love is, and how our value rests in Christ alone.
The Hidden God and My Hiding Place
The God whom I met without a preacher is neither revealing nor hiding—but now, with a preacher, he has become my hiding place!
God's Word Isn't Junk Food
God's Word reveals the truth about us. We don't much care for God's Word. We prefer the yes and no of our personal taste buds.
All of Divinity in the Limits of Humanity
God is not an impassive monster who is unfamiliar with our horrendous ailments. Rather, in Christ, God familiarizes himself with our suffering and becomes particularly attuned to the fragility of fallen humanity.
Why Do We Rejoice?
Only through Christ and his work are our sins forgiven, and our consciences set free and made glad.