Posts with the tag “sin”
Outside of the Garden: What Now?
March 23rd, 2021
There we have it. Even before the many physical curses that soon were to come (the ground, work, childbirth, even physical death), Adam and Eve experienced a terrible and wholly unexpected consequence...
Stop, Look, Listen: The Anatomy of Temptation and Idolatry
March 1st, 2021
I had intended to use this article to work on identifying idols in our own lives, using some of the examples presented earlier. But as I was preparing, it became clear that there is one more foundatio...
Friendship with the World: What is the Big Deal?
November 23rd, 2020
Preparing this article has felt like trying to clear vines and underbrush from among a forest of trees. Not that I’ve ever tried to clear a woods, but it seems similar. All around we find majestic oak...
Divine CouncilStop, Look, Listen: The Anatomy of Temptation and IdolatryStop, Look, Listen: The Price of Sinful ChoicesSin Cycle, Grace CycleThe Women in Matthews GenealogyOutside of the Garden: What Now?Beyond Genesis 3: Are Things Really Any Different?Friendship: David and JonathanReading Through Holy Week
Truly God is Good: A Journey Through Psalm 73 (part one of several)My Feet Had Almost Stumbled: Psalm 73 (part two of several)Systemic RebellionThe Prosperity of the Wicked: Asaphs Lament (Psalm 73)From the Heart of Pastor ChrisWhy Should the Rantings of the Wicked Matter?When the Past is a Trap (Psalm 73)Systemic Rebellion II