A Sinner’s Prayer

A Sinner’s Prayer

“And Jesus also told this parable to certain ones who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt: “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee, and the other a tax-gatherer. The Pharisee stood and was praying thus to...
True Freedom

True Freedom

The following is an excerpt from Philip Yancey’s latest book Vanishing Grace. As pastor of a thriving church in Manhattan, Tim Keller often converses about faith with skeptics and post-modern Christians, and he has leaned to present sin no so much as “doing bad...
What Is the Covenant of Grace?

What Is the Covenant of Grace?

What Is the Covenant of Grace? FROM Daniel Hyde Found at: http://www.ligonier.org/ Reformed Christians speak of Scripture as the unfolding drama of God’s covenant of grace. We do this because the apostle Paul speaks of the Israelites, saying, “To them belong … the...
The Gospel of Sovereign Grace

The Gospel of Sovereign Grace

The Gospel of Sovereign Grace FROM Joel Beeke Found at http://www.ligonier.org/ One New Testament book that especially emphasizes God’s astounding sovereign grace is Paul’s letter to the Romans. According to Paul, this grace makes both Jew and Gentile co-heirs of...
A Sinner’s Prayer

A Sinner’s Prayer

“And Jesus also told this parable to certain ones who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and viewed others with contempt: “Two men went up into the temple to pray, one a Pharisee, and the other a tax-gatherer. The Pharisee stood and was praying thus...