The Word 7.17.11

Let us arise this morning with praise on our lips and continue to exalt the Lord throughout the day. He preserves us every day and shows us the path of life through his presence. Psalm 16 (ESV) 1 Preserve me, O God, for in you I take refuge. 2 I say to the Lord, “You are my […]

Puritan Treasures for Today on Sale

Westminster Bookstore has a nice sale running through next Tuesday (7/19) on a set of short Puritan works in a series called the Puritan Treasures for Today. The books within the set are: The Fading of the Flesh and the Flourishing of Faith by George Swinnock, Stop Loving the World by William Greenhill, and Triumphing […]

CBT Responds to SBC

A couple of weeks ago I received a link to the CBMW statement about the NIV 2011 in response to a post about the SBC resolution against the updated translation. However, I wondered if Zondervan or the translation committee had published a response to the the Southern Baptist Convention. And it seems that they have […]

How God Saved A Rock Star

I found this moving. Brian “Head” Welch, former guitarist for Korn, shares his story of how God saved him from the path of destruction. God is mighty to save. (HT: Justin Taylor)

The Sunday Morning Scramble

That’s what it feels like for Annie and I on Sunday mornings…a mad scramble. We hit snooze a couple of times too many and before long we realize that we need to get moving if we want to have any reasonable hope of making it to church on time. On most Sunday mornings we are […]