Tag: God

The Word 3.18.12

Psalm 19 (ESV) 1 The heavens declare the glory of God, and the sky above proclaims his handiwork. 2 Day to day pours out speech, and night to night reveals knowledge. 3 There is no speech, nor are there words, whose voice is not heard. 4 Their voice goes out through all the earth, and their words to the end of […]

Reason for God Q&A with Tim Keller

In 2008, Tim Keller released a book called The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism in order to show how Christian belief is not only reasonable but also makes the best sense of the world around us. Martin Bashir interviewed him that same year at Columbia University as a part of the […]

The Word 8.28.11

I hope that this psalm is an encouragement to you, on this day and every day that follows, to trust in the Lord. Psalm 20 (ESV) 1 May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble! May the name of the God of Jacob protect you! 2 May he send you help from the sanctuary […]

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 […]

The Word 5.29.11

I read Psalm 8 over a week ago and it has stuck with me ever since. It says so many things for such a short passage. Who is God? He is the Creator. Like an artist on a blank canvas, God painted the heavens and the earth into existence with beauty and purpose. Who are human beings in […]

A Personal Confession on God

Theologians debate whether to begin theological discussions with revelation or God. On the one hand, we would have no revelation without God. On the other hand, we would know nothing of God without revelation. Personally, I think it is best to begin with God in any theological conversation. So without further delay, I submit to […]