Daily Roundup

Legalism or Obedience? – I have never yet met a parent who complained that his child was a legalist because he obeyed too much.

Chapel Library – Here is a great resource that I found a while back.  Books, sermon audio, instructional courses, you can find it here.

The Gospels Power and Message – While Paul Washer isn’t widely known, his preaching style doesn’t win him over to the hearts and minds of many, he is a man of God and I recommend this book.  Read Tim Challies review at the provided link.

Space, the Final Frontier – Well, not exactly, but I grew up watching Star Trek and I love outer space.  Here are a few images that might explain my fascination.

Religious Liberty Dies at Hobby Lobby – Hopefully this will be overturned, but if it isn’t, will the Green family stand up for what they believe in.  This is a question we as Christians need to think about because there will come a day when we will have to take a stand personally.

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To reach the holiday of glory, we must pass through the training school of grace.  ~ JC Ryle

Daily Roundup

Defining Religious Liberty Down – An Op-Ed Piece by Ross Douthat that talks about some of the recent controversy regarding religious views of private citizens/groups.

The Gospel:  Simple Yet Not Simplistic – The gospel of Jesus Christ is simple; yet, it is not simplistic. In other words, although it is fundamentally simple and easily understood, Jesus Christ is the “Lamb slain” from before the beginning of the world.

Is the SBC Divided? Yes and No – An article that talks about some divisions within the SBC, but more importantly, it talks about what unifies the SBC.

But God… – Have you ever noticed how brutal the Bible can be?  Ephesians 2 starts out incredibly brutal towards mankind.

The Father’s Love in the Cross – God does not love us because Christ died for us; Christ died for us because God loved us.

Doctrines of Grace: A Categorized Scripture List – Nathan Pitchford has put together an outstanding list of scriptures dealing with the doctrines of Grace