You Were a Refugee Once Too

So then you are no longer strangers and aliens, but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God. -Ephesians 2:19 Imagine you are one of the 4.18 million Syrian refugees seeking to find a new place to eat and sleep. You have fled your home, probably leaving loved ones…

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The Day After

As it should be, many leaders in the evangelical Christian community have been responding to the US Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same sex marriage in all 50 states. Here are links to some helpful posts: Al Mohler (president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) John Piper (I really liked this one) Kevin DeYoung Denny Burke…

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Graduation Thank You

Today, by God’s grace, I graduated from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary with a doctorate in preaching the literary forms of the Bible. If I’ve learned anything from this process, it’s that knowledge is the means to the end: loving God more. 1 Corinthians 8:2-3 makes the point clearly: If anyone imagines that he knows something, he…

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