What Christians Should Know About Halloween

What Christians Should Know About Halloween

By: JUSTIN HOLCOMB What Christians Should Know About Halloween Halloween has become the second highest-grossing commercial holiday after Christmas. But this festive day also carries a lot of baggage. Scholars Ralph and Adelin Linton write: Among all the festivals...
The Doctrine the Church Can’t Live Without

The Doctrine the Church Can’t Live Without

The Doctrine the Church Can’t Live Without FROM Stephen Nichols I know it is summer time, but here is a quiz. It’s only one question and it’s fill in the blank. Ready? Christology is by nature bound up with the doctrine of _________ ? This sentence comes from lectures...
WHAT IS GRACE?

WHAT IS GRACE?

WHAT IS GRACE? Justin Holcomb » “The very center and core of the whole Bible is the doctrine of the grace of God.” – J. Gresham Machen “Grace” is the most important concept in the Bible, Christianity, and the world. It is most clearly expressed in the promises of God...
THE PURITANS ON PUTTING SIN TO DEATH

THE PURITANS ON PUTTING SIN TO DEATH

THE PURITANS ON PUTTING SIN TO DEATH Elliot Ritzema »  We’re usually not too eager to deal with our sin, but doing so is an essential part of the Christian life. The Puritans offer six pieces of advice for how to meet our sin head-on. Mortification. It isn’t a word...
THE LAW & THE GOSPEL

THE LAW & THE GOSPEL

This post originally appeared on White Horse Inn. “The Gospel is the message, the salvation-bringing proclamation concerning Christ that he was sent by God the Father…to procure eternal life. The Law is contained in precepts, it threatens, it burdens, it...