Christ says, “It is mine!!”

“There is not a square inch in the whole domain of our human existence over which Christ, who is Sovereign over all, does not cry: ‘Mine!'” – Abraham Kuyper This is one of my favorite non-scriptural quotes! I love Kuyper’s emphasis not...

Further Thoughts on Catechisms

Paul Poppe wrote why he likes catechisms. There is much to commend in what he writes. I especially appreciate the four reasons that he lists that favor the use of catechisms in the training of our children. However, though Paul rightly corrects some of the common...

The Garden of Eden Points to the Cosmic Temple

Yesterday I listened to a summary of G.K. Beale’s book, The Temple and the Church’s Mission: A Biblical Theology of the Dwelling Place of God. I haven’t had a chance to finish reading through the entire book yet, but after listening to his two...

Worship is the Fuel & Goal of Missions

John Piper’s Let the Nations be Glad! is, in my opinion, one of the best book I’ve read on the necessity of world missions. Actually, it’s my personal favorite on the necessity for any and all missional activity, both foreign and domestic. Piper...