Origen on Prayer

Article by   September 2018
Origen defended the importance of prayer, distinguishing God's providence from his foresight, and allowing that the overarching providence of God can actually be influenced by human prayer. continue

The Scripture's the Limit

Worship is truly the greatest privilege of the creature and all of creation is morally obligated to worship the Creator. When the topic of worship is usually discussed today, however, so much of the discussion involves musical style and...
Posted September 21, 2018 @ 5:34 AM by Gabriel Williams

How One Book Changed My Life (Part 2)

In addition to modeling and teaching submission to the Word of God, Petrus van Mastricht--in the recently translated prolegomena of his Theoretical-Practical Theology--powerfully corrected my thinking on the relation of reason and theology.Reason is incorporated into theology. First and foremost, Mastricht taught...
Posted September 19, 2018 @ 7:51 AM by Michael Spangler

The Aesthetics of Tolerance

A number of years ago, I had occasion to fly to Korea via San Francisco. Flying across the US on a clear day is one of those rare pleasures which really allows you to get the geographical measure of...
Posted September 14, 2018 @ 1:33 PM by Carl Trueman

'Til Kingdom Come

So much recent debate surrounding social justice seems to boil down to fundamental disagreements and misunderstandings about the relationship between the "Kingdom of God" and the "Church."  Many have conflated these two biblical concepts so as to lose the clear...
Posted September 12, 2018 @ 8:21 PM by Nick Batzig

Rebirth of the Gods: The Normalization of Pagan Spirituality

We used to talk about the New Age. When I first began to think about how a worldview can shape culture, New Age was all the rage. Now noone even mentions New Age. So it must have failed, right? Actually,...
Posted September 12, 2018 @ 12:31 PM by Dr. Peter Jones

Log College Press

Technology is at the same time destructive and creative, disruptive and connective. It erases jobs from existence (has anyone seen an ice cutter or an elevator operator recently?), and creates whole new industries and vocations (pause to recollect that...
Posted September 11, 2018 @ 9:48 AM by Caleb Cangelosi

Praying Through the Scriptures: Acts 7

Over the years it has been my practice, learned from others, to offer up praises and petitions framed by a passage of Scripture. Some of these passages were read in preparation for preaching, others offered material for meditation in daily...
Posted September 10, 2018 @ 4:44 PM by Chad Van Dixhoorn

Godly (Dis)contentment

Nineteenth-century author and hymn-writer Elizabeth Payson Prentiss lived a life of exemplary faith in the midst of serious trials. For most of her life, she was confined to bed as an invalid, and her husband also suffered from ill...
Posted September 7, 2018 @ 7:39 AM by Megan Hill
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