Bible Reader

Philippians 2:5-11

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Leadership Is Not About You   4 months, 4 weeks ago · View

    Thumbnail Leadership means hard work and service. Leadership is not about you. Don’t get me wrong. I’m not saying that leadership is not for you—leadership is something you can learn and excel at. But no matter how many theories you study or how many clubs you led in high school, if your leadership is about you, you will not be an effective […]

  • Thumbnail It is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose. In this week’s episode of Theology for Life , Lynn and I discuss Philippians 2 and the themes within: joy, unity, partnership, etc. What does it mean to work out our own salvation with fear and trembling? What does it means that […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Good Behavior Matters After All   2 years, 2 months ago · View

    Thumbnail How I discovered God’s plan to reach a lost and sinful world. In the early 1980s, I was a young tutor at All Nations Christian College in Hertfordshire, England. In a faculty meeting, one of my colleagues said, “These students need to understand that mission is not something we add to the text, an afterthought at the […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: History’s Biggest Heresies   2 years, 4 months ago · View

    Thumbnail False teachings condemned by the church. On the Trinity Modalism Who taught it? Sabellius (3rd century) What is it? God is only one divine being, who plays different roles at different times. The Father, Son, and Holy Spirit are not distinct persons of the same essence, but different modes or expressions of a single person. Modalism naturally leads […]

  • ThumbnailHidden heresies come in many shapes and sizes. That Jesus Isn’t Human Cherith Fee Nordling Christians profess Jesus Christ as the Son of God. Scripture, the historic creedal traditions, and the church’s worship robustly intersect at this point. However, when we examine what it means that Jesus is God’s Son, it’s not long before some common […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: The Glory of the Cross   4 years, 4 months ago · View

    ThumbnailHow God’s power is made perfect in weakness. The first time my daughter opened her eyes was inside an ambulance racing through downtown Chicago. As I held her tight, her blue eyes looked straight into mine, and I knew she was going to be fine. We already had a special bond because I had just delivered her […]

  • admin wrote a new blog post: Our Francis, Too   4 years, 8 months ago · View

    ThumbnailWhy we can enthusiastically join arms with the Catholic leader. Papa Francesco! In the damp darkness of St. Peter's Square, the crowds chanted his name when Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the archbishop of Buenos Aires, was named the new pope. Seldom has a religious leader been embraced so warmly across the Christian world, including by many evangelicals. Seldom […]