Devotionals

Five Solas of Reformation (5/5): Soli Deo Gloria

To God be the Glory Tomorrow is Christmas Eve 2017. May the joy and peace of the birth of Lord Jesus be with you! The fifth and last of the…

Five Solas of Reformation (4/5 b): Solus Christus

Christ Alone the Savior It is December 19, 2017, deep into the Christmas season. Christmas, what is it? A national holiday? Sure. The biggest commercial event in a year? Sure….

Five Solas of Reformation (4/5 a): Solus Christus

Christ Alone The fourth Sola, Solus Christus, Christ alone, is the logical conclusion of the previous three. Scripture alone, grace alone, and faith alone all point to Christ. Christ alone…

Five Solas of Reformation (3/5 c): Sola Fide

Everybody Can Believe By God’s grace we’re justified through faith in Jesus Christ. But what is faith? How can I be certain I have the kind of faith that brings…

Five Solas of Reformation (3/5 b): Sola Fide

Reconnecting to the Source My phone needs charging constantly. Its battery starts with 100% but the number goes down quickly. It will cease to be functional if I don’t connect…

Five Solas of Reformation (3/5 a): Sola Fide

The five “solas,” expressed in concise Latin, are theological convictions of the Reformers. They are: Sola Scriptura, by Scripture alone Sola Gratia, by Grace alone Sola Fide, by Faith alone…

Five Solas of Reformation (2/5): Sola Gratia

The five “sloas,” expressed in concise Latin, are theological convictions of the Reformers. They are: Sola Scriptura, by Scripture alone Sola Gratia, by Grace alone Sola Fide, by Faith alone…

The Power of Ordinary Living

The Mission of Dwelling Christians live their daily, normal lives going to work and raising up children, unlike ministers and missionaries who preach from the pulpit or go out on…

Living Beyond the Enemy Line

In the entire classroom, you are the only Christian.  In the office, there are but a handful of believers.  You are surrounded by atheists and non-believers.  Society’s ethical and moral…

Escaped the Edge of the Sword

And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak, Samson and Jephthah, about David and Samuel and the prophets, who through faith conquered kingdoms,…