Lent 2020 | Day 23: “Glory”

As we continue our devotions through Lent, I feel the weight of the shift that has taken place. The world wide pandemic has really altered my perspective. It’s not that I wasn’t aware of the realities I’m addressing. It’s they have taken on a new texture and significance. I really feel like the way I see the world and my faith and God has changed. … Continue reading Lent 2020 | Day 23: “Glory”

“Faith is…” Series, Pt. 14 | Faith is… Radiating the Glory of God

The Son radiates God’s own glory and expresses the very character of God… (Hebrews 1:3a) For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers. (Romans 8:29, ESV) 2 Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made … Continue reading “Faith is…” Series, Pt. 14 | Faith is… Radiating the Glory of God

John Piper | Why do you love God?

[su_audio url=”http://cdn.desiringgod.org/audio/events/20100228.mp3?1319778153″%5D Dr. John Piper is the Pastor for Preaching & Vision at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis, MN.  He is also the  Chancellor of Bethlehem College and Seminary an extension ministry of the church providing training for pastors within the local church setting.  He is the founder of Desiring God Ministries which serves as the source of everything Piper.  You will find 30 years … Continue reading John Piper | Why do you love God?

Romans Series (Pt. 8) – Romans 3:1-9

First in Time (Romans 3:1-5) Paul helps the Roman hearer, and the all Gentile readers of this letter, understand that the primacy of the Jew in God’s plan had nothing to do with some intrinsic worth that they had as people.  He will point this out in verse 28 of this chapter.  What Paul is trying to make clear is that because God has chosen … Continue reading Romans Series (Pt. 8) – Romans 3:1-9

What is the Gospel? (Pt. 1) – “The Glory of God”

This is part of the series What is the Gospel? We have been looking at the Gospel and the reasons that we have for joy in and through it. I would like to take a closer look at what this Gospel is. We will journey together as we uncover the richness of the Gospel. The entirety of the Gospel can be “book-ended” with the same … Continue reading What is the Gospel? (Pt. 1) – “The Glory of God”