Either because of sin or because of the surrounding culture, or both, there is a common misunderstanding about love. It is believed that if a person loves us, they must make much of us and continually affirm our worth. If they don’t, then we begin to feel like they don’t love us. We want a … Continue reading Is It Loving of God to Demand that We Love Him?
I recently had a conversation with a fellow believer and an important subject came up. We were talking about how to do evangelism in a residential area that they had been tasked with ministering to. As they were seeking advice and the conversation progressed, an important question came up: when you're talking with someone, what … Continue reading What Is the Whole Gospel?
All of the following past this introduction is by Paul David Tripp. I have taken what he has previously written and put it on this site so that others could see it and have easy access to it. I found this document helpful when someone passed it along to me because, if you have ever … Continue reading 24 Things That Love Is (by Paul Tripp)
"The God who made this universe, if it was created by God, is quite clearly a maniac." - Stephen Fry It is likely that you have thought or spoken something similar to the idea expressed by Stephen Fry in the quote above. How a good and loving God can allow evil is a question that … Continue reading Theodicy