Atmospheric Repentance

That’s a new term I learned from Dr. David Powlison after watching the video below.  Atmospheric repentance is based on the initial cry of the Reformation as articulated by Martin Luther in the first of his 95 Thesis: When our Lord and Master, Jesus Christ, said...

War for the Gospel

I needed this timely word from Paul Tripp. From his article, Pastoral Ministry Is War: Not only should we actively battle for the gospel as the fundamental paradigm for every ministry of the church, but we must also fight for the gospel to be the resting place of our...

Great Expectations Require Great Resignation

Adoniram Judson knew well the call of God and life on mission.  It is evident that he held a sense of sobriety afforded by plunging deep into texts like Matthew 10.  One thing for sure is that Jesus could never be charge for false advertising when it comes to...

We Must Endeavor to Save Some

“If the kingdom is ever to come to our Lord–and come it will–it never will come through a few ministers, missionaries, or evangelists preaching the Gospel.  It must come through everyone one of you preaching it, in the shop and by the fireside, when...